The Resurrection Of A Locomotive: The Skookum Project
A compendium of fives issues of "Roots of Motive Power High-line". Chronicles the restoration events of the last 14 yrs. Reprinted in 2019 from the logging history group in Willits, CA called Roots of Motive Power. The five issues begin with the 1909 delivery to the Little River Lumber Co in TN through it's working life in the Pacific Northwest, them its fall from grace on the bank of the Naselle River, the heroic effort by Charlie Morrow and friends in 1960 to save her, the intervening 45 yrs of storage and neglect, and finally the restoration that began in 2005 and continued until the locomotive's in Oregon in the spring of 2019.
Authors Chris Baldo, Theron Brown, John A. Taubeneck, and Martin E Hansen.
Spiral bound softcover 108 pages.SKU: 4826