Report upon the San Francisco and Ocean Shore Railroad Company, California

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1881 map of proposed San Francisco and Ocean Shore Railroad

Cartographer(s): E. Wells Sackett & Rankin
Date: 1881
Place: New York
Technique: Lithograph
Coloring: Uncolored
Dimensions: (8vo) 23 x 15 cm (9 x 5.75 in)
Condition Rating: VG

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Description

Scarce report of the proposed Ocean Shore Railroad line serving San Francisco and San Mateo Counties, formerly in the collection of noted collector and scholar Warren Heckrotte.

The map, which shows the proposed line in red, is titled: “Map of the San Francisco and Ocean Shore Rail Road” (16.5 x 26.5 cm).

Condition Description

First Edition. 16 pp. Folding map with original printed wrappers. Some light wear and soiling to wrappers; else very good.

References

OCLC/WorldCat locates only one copy, at UCLA. Rocq 11789; Fickewirth, California Railroads, pp. 128, 155 ( a "paper railroad").