Trains & Railroads of the Past Fourth Quarter 2015

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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.

Photo 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.