The Railroad DictionaryBook - 2011
The Railroad Dictionary is a comprehensive collection of railroad terminology and slang used in the railroading industry. With well over two-thousand definitions, this great reference includes an abundance of invaluable information including abbreviations, railway car types, and steam engine classifications. It also includes "whistle talk" -- an explanation of train whistles and their meanings. In addition, the book features photo examples illustrating many terms, as well as a photo gallery.The Railroad Dictionary is a great resource for researchers and railfans alike.
Publisher: Morgan Hill, CA : Bookstand Pub., c2011.
Characteristics: viii, 168 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.