Railroads Illustrated April 2013

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Features:

Boom Town • by Michael Murray — Rail's role in an East Coast refinery's new lease on life.

45 Minutes From Home • by Bruce Veary — Local railfanning doesn't have to mean you're settling for less just because you're not going somewhere new or famous.

A Fond Farewell to GO Transit's F59PHs • by Marcus W. Stevens — The distinct green and white passenger-haulers are fading but not disappearing; they're turning up in various second careers across North America.

Bridging the "Mighty Mo" • by Darrell Wendt — A new railroad span at Plattsmouth, Nebraska joins the span built more than 130 years ago.

Departments:

Opening Shot • by Craig Williams

CTC Board — Current news items.