Category Archives: Railroading Events

Tourist Trains 2017 Guidebook

Tourist Trains Guidebook, Sixth Edition describes 500 of the most popular train attractions, museums, and railroad vacation destinations in the U.S. and Canada. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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C&O #1309 to begin Weekend Steam Excursions in July

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad will begin operating the 2017 Allegheny Mountain Express with C&O #1309 steam engine beginning July 1st. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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2017 Norfolk & Western No. 611 Spring Schedule

The Virginia Museum of Transportation (VMT) has announce that the Norfolk & Western Class J 611 steam passenger locomotive will return to the mainline in 2017 with an exciting schedule of public excursions. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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Florida’s Great Ocean Railway

The building of Henry Flagler’s Florida East Coast Railway extension over water to Key West from 1905 to 1916 was a triumph of engineering and logistics. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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Greatest Railroad Story Ever Told

The Greatest Railroad Story Ever Told is about Henry Flagler & the building of FEC Key West Extension. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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NKP 765 Steam in the Valley Returns for 2016 September Excursions

CVSR welcomes back the historic steam engine – The Nickel Plate Road 2-8-4 Berkshire No. 765 – from Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society on September 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2016. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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2016 Milwaukee Road 261 Fall Colors Excursions

The Friends of the 261 in cooperation with the Twin Cities & Western Railroad and its subsidiary Minnesota Prairie Line, will operate steam excursion trains featuring Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 No. 261 this fall. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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NKP 765 coming to the Chicago area in June

The second weekend in June will mark an historic occasion for rail fans with the return of the Nickel Plate Road’s locomotive No. 765 to the Chicago region. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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Norfolk & Western Articulateds

Norfolk and Western once operated the largest fleet of articulated steam locomotives ever built. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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Guide to North American Steam Locomotives

The latest Guide to North American Steam Locomotives covers the fascinating history and development of steam locomotives in North American. Share ThisTweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

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