Railroads Illustrated November 2008

$ 6.95

Features:

New Heavies for a New Coal Boom • by C. Blair— Learn the benefits of CSX's heavy-haul AC-propulsion locomotives.

Griffith, Indiana Before Conrail • by Gregory J. Sommers— Griffith was a place to see a variety of action before the mega-mergers. Go back in time to see what Griffith had to offer before Conrail.

Southern Oklahoma Diamonds • by Wes Carr— Treasures await railfans even in rural America.

Southern Pacific Memories: 1980s & 1990s • by John Totten— A photographer's black & white tribute to the SP.

Third Trick: Railroading Under Moonlit Skies • by Nathan Simmons— Explore the "darker" side of railroad photography.

Departments:

Opening Shot • by John Totten

CTC Board — Current news items.

Parting Shot • by Paul Jansson