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Railfan & Railroad December 2018

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St. Maries River Keeps on Rollin’by Bruce E. Kelly — One of the last lumber lines of the Pacific Northwest, the St. Maries River Railroad continues the traditions established by its Milwaukee Road predecessor as it hauls finished wood products from the northern Idaho mill to the outside world.

When They Were Newby Carl Graves — Brand-new General Electric AC4400CWs were the shot in the arm Southern Pacific needed to modernize its diesel fleet in the 1990s.

Oregon Steamby Steve Barry — We turn back the clock during a weeklong photo charter spectacular spanning three steam heritage operations in Oregon.

The Historic James River Subby John Leopard — This former Chesapeake & Ohio coal route follows the river valley as it winds through the Allegheny Mountains of Virginia.

Remembering John Gruberby Otto M. Vondrak — John Gruber’s work in the early 1960s was only a small part of his legacy that influenced generations of photographer.