Trains & Railroads of the Past Fourth Quarter 2015
A Time for Turbines • by Don Sims — Union Pacific’s experience with powerful jet turbine locomotives.
Western Maryland Memories • by author — Take an exciting look at this Mid-Atlantic coal hauler and vital link to the Midwest.
The Legend of the Mustang • by Mike Bednar — Mike’s exploits in and around Newark and Elizabethport, New Jersey.
Antiques RailRoadshow — Old paint scheme sightings.
Car Corner — Freight cars are now featured in every issue of The Railroad Press! Passenger cars will also make occasional appearances.
E.O.T. — Each issue features a humorous or unusual railroad photograph.
Quiz — WM/B&O stations.
Write-of-Way — Our readers respond! Comments on articles, photos, and departments.
Every issue we highlight great photography in five 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.