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Sounds of Steam Locomotives, No. 4: The Great New York Central - Hudson, Mohawk, Niagara

Sounds of Steam Locomotives, No. 4: The Great New York Central - Hudson, Mohawk, Niagara

Recorded and annotated by Harold S. Ludlow in 1958. The album intersperses the Steam Locomotive sounds with spoken explanation by Ludlow of what each sound is. He opens the album stating that: “This recording has been prepared to preserve the sounds of that great fleet of New York central trains when steam was king of the rails.” Liner notes include brief recording information, train details and photos.

Track Listing

101
Introduction: Hudsons Harold S. Ludlow 8:38
102
Hudsons and Mohawks Harold S. Ludlow 1:47
103
The Commodore Vanderbilt: Local Trains Harold S. Ludlow 3:00
104
The Prairie State Harold S. Ludlow 2:12
201
Locals: Pacific Type, Twentieth Century Harold S. Ludlow 2:55
202
Misc. Trains Harold S. Ludlow 3:52
203
Morse Telegraph Sounder: Fast Speeding Trains Harold S. Ludlow 2:06
204
Misc. Trains Harold S. Ludlow 5:00

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