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Railroads Illustrated July 2009

$ 6.95


Railfanning with Uncle Samby Chris Bogley — If being there is half the battle, being there because the Army told you to is a major victory.

Wahsatch Helpersby Gordon Glattenberg — The final days of regular steam service around Ogden, Utah.

WNY&P: Land of Dinosaursby Garland McKee — To the Western New York & Pennsylvania, what could be better than a roster full of Alcos?

Milwuakee Road's Old MP15ACs are Blessedby Dean Freimund — Even if the legend isn't true, the life and times of these locomotives truly are nearly supernatural.

Best of Both Worldsby Mike Raia — Railfanning while sitting at a baseball game is a combination too good to be true. Right?


Opening Shotby Howard Ande

CTC Board—Current news items.

Parting Shotby Matt Gaudynski