Trains & Railroads of the Past Second Quarter 2023
WISCONSIN – The Clock was Ticking! • by David Baer — Curtain Call for the GB&W and FRVR.
A Day Trip to Pittsburgh • by Gale E. Treiber — 1958 RR Beaver Falls to Pittsburgh Commuter Ride.
St. Louis Blues • Photography by Jim Ozment — Look Both Ways Before You Cross the Street!
The Night Time is the Right Time • by Gordon Lloyd, Jr. — Western Railroad Images After Sunset.
Master of the Yard: The Yardmaster • by Mike Bednar — Putting 5 Pounds of “Sawdust” in a 2-Pound Bag.
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.
Historical Societies — Keeping memories alive and passing on the passion to the next generation.
Quiz — "Dairy State" Wisconsin Station Quiz.
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….
Electric Company — Photos of electric-powered trains; including streetcars, trolleys, passenger trains, and freight trains.
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.