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Bellevue, Ohio - May 2018 - Mad River and Nickel Plate Railway Museum

While I am a fan of all types of transportation, I am not a train fanatic like some. Still, even though we had recently been to a major train museum in Pennsylvania this Saturday brought up another opportunity to check out one closer to home – The Mad River and Nickel Plate Railway Museum in Bellevue, Ohio. 440 more words


Leading the Eye Along

Rules were Meant to be Broken

When taking photographs, break the rules. This is a generally accepted principal as it allows creativity to show in your photos as well as a unique style. 510 more words


The peculiar occupation of a Maple Valley man—he is now in jail

Originally published in The Seattle Daily Times, May 18, 1899

The little town of Maple Valley on the Columbia & Puget Sound Railroad has developed a new industry. 156 more words


Number 4, Galeton, Pennsylvania

This  is  the  Number  4  shay  locomotive  on  display  at  the  Pennsylvania  Lumber  Museum  in  Galeton,  Pennsylvania.


Killed at Palmer station

Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, May 17, 1891

J.C. Dillon crushed to death by a railroad train in a peculiar manner

Palmer, May 16 (Special) — While… 126 more words


B&O 722, Petersburg, West Virginia

This  is  Number  722  of  the  Baltimore  and  Ohio  Railroad  in  Petersburg,  West  Virginia.


AAR Says Technology Has Made RRs Safer

America’s freight railroads are safer because the industry has invested an estimated $100 billion into infrastructure, equipment and technology over the past four years The Association of American Railroads said this week. 186 more words

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