Railroads Illustrated November 2012

$ 7.95

Features:

I Feel Like the Rock Island • by Paul Walters — Memories of a stricken railroad in Oklahoma.

The Ever-Changing Florida Panhandle Line • by Jeffrey Harwell — Downgrading mainline trackage for budgetary reasons is nothing new; but the looming deadline for Class 1 PTC installation is a new flavor in the old saga.

The Colorful and Evolving Goderich-Exeter Railway • by Marcus W. Stevens — Name your reason for liking a particular railroad: the motive power, paint schemes, scenic beauty of the line itself; the Goderich-Exeter Railway has these and more.

Autumn Steam • by Robert Walz — Autumn and photographing steam locomotives in the American West go together like ham and eggs.

Departments:

Opening Shots • by Mark Llanuza and Alex Mayes

CTC Board — Current news items.