Trains & Railroads of the Past Third Quarter 2018
A Tale of Twelve Centuries • by Walter A. Appel — Erie Lackawanna’s fleet of Alco C425’s.
D&RGW Mountain Main Lines • by Carl Graves and Paul Walters — Exploring the Rio Grande in Colorado.
Budds in Allentown • by Olev Taremae — Short-lived SEPTA service to Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Christmas in July • by Mike Bednar — In 1973 we didn’t have to wait until December!.
Antiques RailRoadshow — Old paint scheme sightings.
Car Corner — Freight cars are now featured in every issue of Trains & Railroads of the Past! Passenger cars will also make occasional appearances.
E.O.T. — Each issue features a humorous or unusual railroad photograph.
Great Destinations — Enjoy these great railroad attractions and accommodations from coast to coast.
Quiz — Horsepower.
Write-of-Way — Our readers respond! Comments on articles, photos, and departments.
Every issue we highlight great photography in several categories:
Close, But No Cigar! — This is what railfanning often turns out to be! This department will feature a photograph that is ALMOST perfect, except for….
Links to the Past — Moments long gone, live on through the lens of a camera.
Odds & Endcabs... — These are not your typical cookie-cutter locomotives and rolling stock.
People — Lively additions to spice up rail photos.
Sign Language — Interesting signage found along the right of way.
The Scenic Route — Beautiful scenes from around the railroad world.
Time Machine — Timeless views of your favorite railroads from long ago or yesterday.