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P and L E’s Berkshires


Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Modern Era Steam Freight Locomotives Volume 2
by Jack Polaritz

This book is the most complete history of the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad's Berkshire steam locomotives ever published.  It tells the story of the development and operational history of the P&LE's last new steam power.  "P&LE's Berkshires" is an authoritative history, based upon the railroad's documents and interviews with the people who ran these locomotives.

A number of never before published historical documents are inlcuded to support the text for the reader's edification.  Also included are previously unpublished photographs, drawings and maps to bring the intriguing story of P&LE's Berkshires to life.