Equipment Rosters
Published: July 24, 2012
Published: April 25, 2011

When away games meant train trips

By Nick Thomas
Published: August 4, 2010
View a 1942 public timetable issued by the Huntsville & Lake of Bays Transportation Co., operator of the lake steamboats which were connected by the "Portage Flyer" railway, plus photos of the boats and trains, as featured in the Fall 2010 issue of Classic Trains magazine.
Published: July 23, 2010
Published: July 23, 2010
Between 1958 and 1961, General Electric built 30 giant gas-turbine-electric locomotives for Union Pacific. The two-unit monsters were originally rated at 8,500 h.p., but several were upgraded to 10,000 h.p. The last ones ran in late 1969.
Published: April 23, 2010

How the Bessemer helped keep the Nickel Plate's main line fluid

By Fred N. Houser
Published: April 7, 2010
Published: November 4, 2009
In the Winter 2009 issue of Classic Trains, Jim Neubauer recalls his 1958-1961 stint as a tour conductor. The trains he rode with his groups took him from coast to coast, from Canada to Mexico, as this list shows.
By James A. Neubauer
Published: October 23, 2009
A 1950s tour conductor recalls some special times on the Santa Fe
By James A. Neubauer
Published: October 23, 2009
On December 1, 2000, the flag of North America's oldest transportation company finally fell
By Jim Shaughnessy
Published: October 23, 2009
Online supplement to "The Case of the Black Marias," by Preston Cook, Fall 2009 Classic Trains magazine
Published: July 23, 2009
Online supplement to "Tales from the Front" in Fall 2009 Classic Trains magazine
Published: July 23, 2009
Published: June 3, 2009
Published: April 24, 2009
Published: April 24, 2009
Published: April 24, 2009
Published: February 3, 2009
Published: February 3, 2009
Published: December 1, 2008
Published: October 27, 2008
Memories of Boy Scout Tour 904
By Olan B. Draper
Published: April 25, 2007
Learn more about C-Liners by reading this story from the July 1972 issue of TRAINS magazine.
Published: February 1, 2005
PRR's champion of rail-air service was a leader in both military and railroad affairs
By Arthur Dubin
Published: October 29, 2003
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Brochures, pamphlets, and route guides spanning 50 years of travel on a Chicago-California luxury train
Published: December 1, 2002
Seaboard's coach-only mail train E7 3041 SDP35 1113
Passenger-train consists from Dave Ingles' Carolina Circle trip, March 17-21, 1966
By J. David Ingles
Published: August 2, 2002
Music dedicated to the Military Railway Service
Published: November 12, 2001
Illinois Central
Passenger-train consists from a 1967 trip from Springfield, Ill. to Colorado, Utah, Montana, and back
By J. David Ingles
Published: July 10, 2001
Published: January 18, 2001
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