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December 17, 2010
1967 flashback: Northern Pacific and Milwaukee Road in WA, v.1, and 1957 UP GE turbines and a Big Boy at Cheyenne...Merry Christmas from GodfatherRails.com...
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December 10, 2010
1964 Boston PCCs V.3, CNJ, Bethlehem PA 1970: JU Tower action CNJ, RDG, C&O, plus Nickel Plate 759, and Columbus OH 1956: PRR, Santa Fe, and N&W steam in action...
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December 3, 2010
Lehigh Valley snow fighting equipment has fought the last snowdrifts, and the Pennsylvania Railroad: 1956 views at Renovo and Williamsport...
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November 20, 2010
1954: PRR-NYC in Ohio 1967: Golden State Limited in IA 1970: Horseshoe Curve & 1978: Katy in Oklahoma and Kansas..Happy Thanksgiving from GodfatherRails.com
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November 13, 2010
1970: Southbound for the NHRS Convention with Southern Steam and Seaboard Coast Line varnish, plus Penn Central at MG Tower in PA and 1964 views of the MTA in Boston...
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November 6, 2010
More oddball Pennsy power from the 1950s, Rock Island blues break-in Conrail blue, TP&W leftovers, Lehigh & Hudson River hosts Nickel Plate steam...
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October 30, 2010
1954-55: PRR action from Harrisburg, Enola, and a fantrip on the Port Line, 1976: The last day for Lehigh Valley before becoming Conrail blue...
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October 23, 2010
1964: More Boston streetcars pre-MTBA, 1956: Reading T-1 4-8-4s employed by the PRR on the Northern Region, and chasing the Milwaukee Road F units across Iowa PT 1...
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October 16, 2010
1956: Pennsy & B&O steam and diesel power in color..1974: Rock Island U-boat recollections..1964: Boston PCCs of the MTA..all aboard!
This update includes: Photos 16 Photos (Slideshow) or (Grid View)
October 9, 2010
That 70's Show: The power of the Lehigh & Hudson River RR, and Nickel Plate 759 has a bad day. Norfolk & Western comes to the rescue...
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October 2, 2010
1950..NH New Caanan branch..1953 NYC North Bergen NJ.. 1970 Lehigh & Hudson River-NKP Alco & Steam Pt. I, 1974 Rock Island football special with a IAIS modern-day twist...
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September 25, 2010
The All-Pennsylvania Railroad update...Altoona, summer 1952..and Chicago, Spring 1962 the PRR passenger fleet Vol I...
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September 18, 2010
1950: Reading FP7's in active service pulling streamliners, 1952 PRR yard views at Trenton, a 1978 Toledo, Peoria, & Western special...
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September 11, 2010
Early 1971: A night inside Journal Square, Jersey City, and Nickel Plate 759 in West Virginia, plus 1956 Chicago, Aurora, & Elgin Ektachromes...
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September 4, 2010
Turning a steam engine on the BO&CT turntable in Chicago, 1956...early Burlington Northern along the Mississippi, and 1970's colorful diesels in Eastern Iowa...
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August 27, 2010
GTW at Brush St., 1956, Pt II; The South Shore Street Running in East Chicago August 1956, & 1967: Old Saybrook, CT on the New Haven...
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August 13, 2010
1969: Penn Central action on the mainline in New Jersey, plus a 1956 ride on the CTA El in Chicagoland...
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August 6, 2010
Pittsburg PCCs: The Brookline Trolley Loop Pt. II, One day at CY Tower in Newark, 1966, and High Iron Steam Special runbys with the Nickel Plate 759 at Gallitzin, PA...
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July 30, 2010
Spring 1953: Pennsy Electrics in N.J..Autumn 1956: PRR steam on the Shamokin Branch Summer 1966: The Brookline Trolley Loop...
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July 23, 2010
Detroit 1956: GTW at Brush St., S.J. Groves Interstate construction shuts down for winter, and 1956 Chicago, Aurora, and Elgin Pt. 2...
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July 16, 2010
Pittsburgh PCCs on the Smithfield St. Bridge and 1956 Chicago, Aurora, and Elgin Vol. 1 a year before shutdown and abandonment...
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July 9, 2010
1950s LV in color, NYC on the Water Level Route, and the Junkyard Dog finds scrapped New Jersey Public Service cars and 1960s Pittsburgh PCCs...
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June 18, 2010
The long days of summer 1953 at Altoona, Pa., photographing the Standard Railroad of the World, the PRR...
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June 11, 2010
The Red Arrow Line pre-SEPTA Part II, January 1970 with the Florida East Coast, and Baltimore & Ohio active steam in Chicago, 1956...
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June 4, 2010
1957: The CTA elevates the "EL" in Oak Park 1975: Milwaukee Road flood detours..1963: The Red Arrow Line pre-SEPTA...
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May 28, 2010
1955: "Hammerheads to Gettysburg"...A trip to the Gettysburg National Battlefield by way of the Western Maryland Railway...
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May 21, 2010
1970: Loose-car railroading in Maine on the BAR, special excursions in Pennsylvania and Maryland as the Reading 2100 leads a 1965 train on the Baltimore and Ohio...
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May 14, 2010
1961: The Ferrocarriles Unidos de Yucatán Part II..plus, a 1956 Santa Fe and Pennsy South Side Chicago preview...
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May 7, 2010
1971: The Union Pacific on Sherman Hill in Wyoming, and classic Washington DC Transit PCCs, 1962, Pt. I
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April 30, 2010
1951: The Rahway Valley in color, 1952 passenger trains of Boston, Milwaukee Road gets in the Bi-centennial spirit, and a 1968 High Iron trip on the H-Line...
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April 23, 2010
1967: Canadian National 4-8-4 6218 in action and serviced on the Central Vermont and a 1954 Pittsburgh and Shawmut passenger special...
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April 16, 2010
Come along on a 1954 CNJ steam excursion sponsored by the North Jersey NRHS, and the UP diesel passenger fleet pre-Amtrak Part I.
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April 9, 2010
Travel to Bogotá, Columbia, to discover the Ferrcarriles Nacionales de Columbia...Part I!
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April 2, 2010
Conrail..the early years..double-headed steam from Pittsburgh to Altoona, and the Rock Island breaks-in a Conrail rebuild by putting it to work on one of their trains...
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March 26, 2010
In March 1980 the Rock Island called it quits. Now, 30 years later, GodfatherRails.com presents this all-Route Rock mainline move...
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March 19, 2010
1954: Pennsy K4's on the Long Branch to Bay Head Junction.. 1964: The New Haven Cape Codder to Woods Hole and Hyannis with a sidetrip ferry ride to Martha's Vineyard...
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March 12, 2010
1956: PRR is short on servicable steam and it is cheaper to lease a few uneeded 2-10-4 Santa Fe steam locomotives to them for use in Ohio...
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March 5, 2010
1978: Dixie hospitality exploring Loyall, KY., and the heart of the L&N, plus the country depot..waiting for a train on the Rock...
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February 26, 2010
Part I of John's first trip west of Harrisburg, PA inluding 1951 views at East Broad Top and Lewistown, plus the New Haven the day President Truman showed up in 1952...
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February 19, 2010
A 1961 trip to Mexico and the Yucatán Peninsula for steam on the UdeY, and 21st Street Chicago: 1957 action from GM&O, Erie, Wabash, Pennsy, CWI, and the Santa Fe...
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February 12, 2010
1954 Montreal, Quebec streetcars and traction including rare color views of the Montreal Southern Counties interurban plus 1967 CN steam on the Central Vermont, Part I...
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February 5, 2010
1954 and the D&H works upstate NY, 10 years later the Long Island Rail Road under construction, plus a 1951 encore visit to the heart of the Pennsy, Altoona...
This update includes: Photos 21 Photos (Slideshow) or (Grid View)
January 29, 2010
1978: RTA in action at 16th St. Tower serving Rock Island suburban service, and early 70's Illinois scenes from the heart of Route Rock...
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January 22, 2010
Harmon, NY 1952: NYC Baldwin Sharks and Steam in color, Canadian National Montreal action 1954, and a 1960s stop at the Monongahela Railway...
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January 15, 2010
Cheyenne WY 1957: The Godfather travels west to capture UP Challenger fleet's last stand, plus UP Gas Turbines and Chicago, Burlington, & Quincy steam & motorcars...
This update includes: Photos 14 Photos (Slideshow) or (Grid View)
January 8, 2010
The Godfather presents never-before published scenes of the building of Interstate 280 in New Jersey by SJ Groves Co. utilizing Alco & GE locos...
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