ATTENTION! It was brought to our attention that a number of subscribers received the incorrect publication for the December issue. No action is required by you at this time. If you subscribe to Railroad Model Craftsman or Railfan & Railroad, and received the incorrect magazine you will receive the correct publication later this month. They are currently being re-printed and will be distributed in the next few weeks. There is no need to return the magazine you received by mistake. Thank for your continued interest in our publications and we apologize for the inconvenience. Wishing you all the best this holiday season, The White River Productions team

Railfan & Railroad December 2015

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Navajo Mine Railroad • by Jim Tiroch — This unusual and interesting electric operation in the remote Four Corners region of New Mexico is often overlooked by railfans.

Crooked Hill, 1944 • artwork by Ron Flanary — The artist captures a dramatic scene of the Louisville & Nashville in full stride hauling wartime traffic in support of Allied victory in Europe.

Sierra Northern • by Jake Miille — Northern California is home to the colorful Sierra Northern, combining the operations of the old Sierra Railway and Yolo Shortline.

Rocky Mountain Time Machine • by Jeff Mast — The preserved narrow gauge railways of Colorado and New Mexico provide the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in a bygone era.