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Uintah Railway

the Gilsonite Route

by Henry E. Bender

  • 107 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Heimburger House in Forest Park, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uintah Railway.,
  • Mine railroads.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Henry E. Bender, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF25.M5 B45 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3580356M
    ISBN 100911581367
    LC Control Number2002275901

    Uintah Railway No. 50, a baggage-coach combine car is undergoing restoration work at the Colorado Railroad Museum. Museum historians are unsure if No. 50 started as a narrow-gauge Pullman sleeping car or if it was originally built as a combine.


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Review this. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Uintah Railway pictorial by Rodger Polley,Sundance Publications edition, in. Inthe Uintah Railway was being built over the 8,foot divide between the Green and Colorado river drainages, and an indirect rail Uintah Railway book was coming between the veins and Gilsonite users.

Inthe first 53 miles of track from Mack, Colorado, on the main line of the Rio Grande Western Railway, touched base at Dragon, : 18 rows  When a public library was built in Dragon inthe Uintah Railway agreed to deliver Headquarters: Mack, Colorado.

The story of the Uintah Railway really begins ineighteen years before the line was actually constructed. Samuel Gilson, having received samples of an unusual substance found within the Ute Indian Reservation of eastern Utah, quickly realized that this natural asphalt had commercial potential in a variety of applications.

From: Ghosts of the Uintah Railway Dates: Author: Nathan Holmes: Photo 43 Looking towards Baxter Pass at mileposton the 5% section just out of Atchee x x x x Photo 44 Taken near milepostthis is start of Uintah Railway book grueling % climb to Baxter Pass.

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Moody When the Interstate Commerce Commission late in gave per-mission to the owners of the Uintah Railway in Colorado to abandon their 72 miles of narrow gauge line, there passed into history one of the most unique railroads in.

The Uintah Railway was built to serve that purpose. The Uintah Railway began operating in and it’s route was approximately 65 miles between Mack, Colorado and Watson, Utah.

The railroad passed several mining and railroad communities with colorful names such as Dragon, Rainbow, Carbonera, and Atchee. This book is your ticket to the Uintah Railway, one of the last narrow gauge lines built in the Rockies.

Bender's history is complete and colorful; its pages are full of steam and tell the story of the only railroad to penetrate the vast Uintah Basin of western Colorado and northeastern Utah. Uintah Railway: the Gilsonite Route. [Henry E Bender] -- Tells the story of the only railroad to penetrate the vast Uintah Basin of western Colorado and eastern Utah.

The line was built almost exclusively to carry gilsonite, the glassy black asphaltum. Uintah Railway Pictorial Volume I. I bought this book becauce I have G gauge model traina of the Uintah Railway.

The book Heips me see what is it was to live in that time. Pictorial of the railway is great guide of the way of live, time and equipment.

The print, pictures, paper and binding are all excellent.5/5(1). Rodger Polley covered the line in two volumes, published in 99 and 02 by Sundance as the Uintah Railway Pictorial, Volume I and II.

Tons of pics, lots of text, plus maps, etc make these must haves for the serious Uintah fan. Another worthy book is Henry E. Bender's Uintah Railway: The Gilsonite Route (Heimburger House, ). Welcome to The Railroad Commissary on-line railroad book catalog.

The Railroad Commissary Bookshelf We specialize in out-of-print and hard-to-find used RR books. Trains books from certified train nuts. $ RB / Uintah Railway Pictorial, Vols. I and II (as set of two. Uintah Railway: The Gilsonite Route by Henry E. Bender Hardcover published in by Howell-North Books.

Jacket has a couple of significant missing chips on the back panel and some creasing on the front panel. Book itself is in near fine condition. Not price clipped and not a remainder.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Addenda and errata" sheet laid in. Description: pages: illustrations ; 29 cm: Responsibility. Ghost tracking the amazing Uintah Railway, From Mack Colorado over Baxter Pass.

We are back riding the California Zephyr to Grand Junction, with. Buy Uintah Railway Pictorial by Rodger Polley online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Uintah Railway talk at Uintah County Historical Society Meeting.

The Uintah was a fascinating narrow gauge mountain railroad that made the ascent over Baxter Pass with percent grades and 66 degree hairpin. UINTAH RAILWAY. By HENRY E. BENDER, JR., published by Howell-North Books, Berkeley, CA, second printing, Addendum and errata sheet by author laid in.

Otherwise Seller Rating: % positive. THE INSIDE GATEWAY Online Sundance Publications Uintah Railway Pictorial, Vol II The Uintah Railway Pictorial, Volume II by Rodger Polley. Narrow Gauge railroading at it's best. Book is excellent condition, No damage to binding, no torn or missing pages, plastic dust cover.

Sold as is. Great for HOn3, Sn3, On30, On3 or any narrow gauge modeler. The project, a railroad called the Colorado, Wyoming & Great Northern (CW&GN), would have negated the need for the Uintah Railway.

The CW&GN financially overextended Carpenter and he was unable to weather the Panic of Isaac Chauncy Wyman then acquired the LBC through bond foreclosure and reincorporated it as the Book Cliff Railroad about This was derived from the Henry Bender book "Uintah Railway-The Gilsonite Route", Heimburger House recent reprint of Howell-North original, pg.

Bill Pratt has a web site that is very good. It is called The Uintah Railway. The Crookedest Railroad in the West. Last Update 10/27/ - Significance: It is the last remaining bridge along the abandoned Uintah Railway in Colorado.

The Uintah Railway was built during to haul gilsonite from Dragon, Utah to Mack, Colorado. This was a narrow gauge railroad that surmounted 6% grades over Barter Pass. Uintah Railway: The Gilsonite Route by Bender, Henry E.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Atchee, Colorado was a station on the Unitah Railroad in northwestern Colorado very near the Utah border. If you do a Google search for Atchee, Colorado you get among other web sites, a Wikipedia web site for the Unitah Railway.

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I have Bender's and two other very informative books by Rodger Polley; Volumes I and II of Unitah Railway Pictorial. I attended Train Mountain Triennial this year and inquired about Uintah locomotives. One person thought Dave Skagen had built one of more such engines.

Local History Publications. Click on each photo image below for a brief publication description and price. Return to Gift Shop Return to Book Categories: Publications about Ashely Valley, Uintah County, & the greater Uinta Basin and publications by a number of local authors.

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Author. For starters, the name is the Uintah Railway. It ceased operations in Different railroad, different endpoints, different gauge, and certainly different alignment curvature and grades.

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Ryan Collins/Uintah Basin Standard 28 Vernal, UTAH — A coalition of counties in eastern Utah have taken steps to advance a proposed rail line that would build a freight railroad connecting.- A board about the most prominent gilsonite distribution on the narrow gauge line - long before the 21st century.

See more ideas about 21st century, Railway, Century pins.Rodger wrote a book titled "The Uintah Railway Pictorial" and he has dedicated many days and hours of his life to researching the old railway and the historical sites associated with the railway.

This will be a great opportunity to learn about the history of western Colorado and eastern Utah.