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Next gigs... and new storytelling night

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

BG243: Illinois Central Railroad Station at Galena, IL - July 1970.

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


The Serpent King's Daughter returns...

So, another year over, and the flicker and sparkle of festive gigs fades away… but the New Year starts with another gig straight away!

The Serpent King’s Daughter will ride (slither?) again on 13th January. 99 more words

RR220: Flooded Union Station in Portland, Oregon - May 1948.

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


LS224: Approach to Colfax Spring, CA Railroad Station - circa 1890's.

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


Buffalo Terminal Restoration Getting Started

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

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