Trains & Railroads of the Past Third Quarter 2019
California Dreaming • by Gordon Lloyd, Jr. — Railfanning the Golden State in 1979.
Boston & Maine in the Bay State • by Carl Graves — Memories of the B&M in Massachusetts.
Working “The Jersey” • by Mike Bednar — In-depth look at tower life in the 1960s.
What’s My Number? • by Olev Taremae — The story behind diesel locomotive J 33-3.
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 — Boston & Maine stations.
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….
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.