Freight Terminals and Trains

by John A. Droege

© 2012 National Model Railroad Association
600 pages

ISBN 0-9647050-2-8 (hard cover)


From the Back Cover --

“Freight Terminals & Trains” has been recognized as a significant resource for over 80 years!

“This second edition of this valuable and authoritative book... no one desiring to make a thorough study of railway operation can afford to do without it.”
 - Railway Age, 1925

 “An excellent book for help in designing freight yards as well as giving a better idea of the principles and practices of freight operation.”
 - Model Railroader Magazine, 1937

 “...excellent reference material...”
- Gordon Odegard Model Railroader Magazine, 1974

“...written by a railroader for railroaders during the industry’s ‘golden age.’ From basic considerations to design concepts, this book has it all.”
- John Swanson NMRA Bulletin, 1998

“Droege assembled the definitive text on the design and operation of...freight terminals and trains as they evolved in the early decades of the twentieth century.”
- John Armstrong, 1998


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