Railroads Illustrated September 2012

$ 7.95

Features:

Georgia Central On My Mind • by Mark Mautner — The Peach State offers a chance to see some of the last U-boast still running in daily service in North America.

Portfolio — The photography of Michael R. Frei.

Veteran Geep Survivors • by Marcus W. Stevens — 50 years since the last GP9s were rolled off the factory floor, these "ugly ducklings" are still enjoying long-lived success all across the continent.

Metro Pig Dance • by John Leopard — Everyday the BNSF and KCS perform a closely orchestrated spectacle to interchange piggyback traffic at Metro, Texas, a rural location 25 miles north of Dallas-Ft. Worth.

Departments:

Opening Shot • by A. Robert Johnson

CTC Board — Current news items.

Parting Shot • by Steve Patterson