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Railfan & Railroad July 2015

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Sand Patch • by Stan Trzoniec — CSX continues to conquer the Alleghenies on a route steeped in history, yet remains a vital link in the modern Eastern freight network.

Prairie Village, Herman & Milwaukee • by Jeff Terry — South Dakota’s Prairie Village is home to a colorful ex-Army 0-6-0.

Simpson Finale • by Robert W. Scott — SPECIAL: America’s last dedicated logging railroad has shut down.

A Match Made in Jersey • by David Baer and Richard Jahn — During the 1990s, shortlines in South Jersey were home to sets of matched vintage diesels that changed as quickly as the operators.

Fired Up 611! • by Chase Gunnoe — SPECIAL: After a year-long restoration, N&W 611 has returned home.