New Basalt history is out!
Even though our great list deals with NCNG and is not Colorado-based, I know that no few of you are still interested in the railroads of Colorado and I am, therefore, delighted--and honored--to advise you all that the new Arcadia "Images of America" Series book "Basalt" has just come out.
A wonderful history of the area, laden with great photographs, many of them
provided by no few of you (thank you all!) as well as marvelous info, also
provided by so many of you, the book is a fine look at the history of one of
the most interesting places in Colorado.
Included in the images are photos of the Glenwood Springs and Aspen depots
as well as a page from a Colorado Midland passenger timetable showing the service to
I am, of course, "extra proud" as the author of the book is none other than
my brother, Bennett A. Bramson and you can order the book from him (his
email address above), from Arcadiapublishing.com or on amazon.com or bn.com (Barnes & Noble) but if you
get it from Bennett he will be delighted to inscribe it for you.
Hope you get to see--and enjoy--it.