Hi all – hope you’re enjoying the wintery spell that’s settled over us: it’s reassuringly fitting at this time of year, but hopefully isn’t causing you trouble wherever you are. 131 more words
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This slide restoration is the Depot at Galena, Illinois on the Illinois Central Railroad as seen in July 1970.
The depot was built in 1857 for approximately $8000 three years after the Illinois Central Railroad ran a branch of their mainline through Galena. 98 more words
This image shows a flooded Union Station train yard in Portland, Oregon on May 31, 1948. Floodwaters reached a height of 2.5 feet inside the depot. 36 more words
This restoration from a glass plate negative is showing an approach to the railroad depot in Colfax Spring, California circa 1890’s.
Not to be confused with Colfax, California, which is 176 miles north, Colfax Spring is near the Tuolumne River. 34 more words
Developers have outlined their restoration plans for Buffalo Central Terminal, which will benefit from a $5 million state grant.
The 89-year-old art deco facility hasn’t served passengers since the late 1970s and last housed railroad offices in the 1980s… 169 more words