These shows have not been available for decades, Pentrex has brought them back by restoring and enhancing these rare videos
C&O 614T, The March to Hinton You are taken to the coal fields of West Virginia to witness the story of the last commercially built 4-8-4 and yet an all new test to use coal for powering locomotives…in 1985! Performing trials for the ACE3000 coal project #614T hauls heavy coal trains between Huntington and Hinton WV. Watch as this incredible locomotive battles snow and -80 wind chills in the New River Gorge. 31 minutes.
The Hassayampa Special In 1991, Grand Canyon Railway 2-8-0 No. 18 led a rare off-line trip along “The Peavine.” Departing Williams, Arizona, the vintage train completed its 205-mile journey in two days, passing Ash Fork, Little Hell Canyon, Hell Canyon Bridge, and the Hassayampa River on its way to Phoenix. 23 minutes.
Available in DVD and Blu-Ray (Full HD at 1080). Menu with chapters. Previews.
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Travel back to the 1950s to visit both the West Side Lumber Company in 1951 and the Pickering Lumber Company in 1953. Follow the logs as they are cut and transported back to the mills to be cut into boards. View the various Heisler and Shay locomotives in action and learn the strengths of each.
The rare footage of this film gives you a great opportunity to witness a fascinating operation that exists only on this DVD and in memory.
NOTE: Logging Railroads is only available in DVD, so if you order C&O/Hassayampa Special Set in Blu-Ray, you will receive that item in Blu-Ray and Logging Railroads in DVD