Archives for September, 2012

‘Children’s railway’ a training ground for future rail personnel

  Khabarovsk, Russia – A diesel locomotive driven by a young boy enthusiastically pointing and calling out safety confirmations made its way down the rails toward the passenger cars. Another youth, a rail technician, jumped down onto the tracks to connect the engine to the rail cars. After a young girl finished guiding passengers onto […]

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Upper Milford Garden Railroad Grows in Popularity

Old Zionsville, PA – Look over the scenes and it doesn’t take very much imagination to think you are looking at the real thing. Industrial clusters have a local flavor depicting Lehigh Valley Anthracite and Buckeye Pipeline. Other depictions, such as the coal company, carry the J&P Coal Co. name. The main street has a […]

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