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Fourth TrainGranny trip to begin!!Zephyr west - Starlight north - Builder east !!!August 3rd, 2012Some people say... this will be my best trip yet!
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Author’s Note: Let me warn readers that I have used some offensive language in this post. I used the strong wording to make a point. The use of the “n” word makes us uncomfortable, and we should be uncomfortable when … Continue reading
I consider myself a railfan by heritage, by inclination, by choice, and by experience. My father worked for the NYCRR/PC/Conrail for 41 years . . . I have three brothers: one works for a major US railway, another is the … Continue reading
My cousin turned twelve in April of 1961, three months before my twelfth birthday in July of the same year. We reminded our moms of their promise, and soon we were off on our first unaccompanied (by our mothers) train … Continue reading