Highline, Vol 31, No. 1, Apr 2013 (contents and cover only)

Preview of Volume 31, No. 1, April 2013:
Contents and Cover.


Cover: Long Spans And Fast Cars: The Story of Cecil Matthews

Cover photo: Compare this photo of Chris Baldo standing on the Lidgerwood Tower Skidder in the early morning light to the back page photo taken two days later.

Back cover photo: The heavily logged Juan Creek drainage in 1978, where Matthews and Waibel worked in the winters of 1974 and 1975. Road construction up the bottom of the creek was difficult, so the canyon was logged with a long-span system from the mid-slope road.

Article: From the President’s Desk

by Jerry Moore

Feature Article: Long Spans And Fast Cars: The Story of Cecil Matthews

by Chris Baldo and Theron Brown

Book Review: The Great Road: The Building of the Baltimore & Ohio, The Nation’s First Railroad, 1828 – 1855

by Dirk Johnson

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