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1223, Strasburg, Pennsylvania

This  is  Number  1223  at  the  Railroad  Museum  of  Pennsylvania  in  Strasburg,  Pennsylvania.

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AMTRAK WINTER PARK EXPRESS EXPANDS FOR 2018

Following a successful inaugural season in 2017, Amtrak’s Winter Park Express train will expand its service for the coming 2018 ski season. Running a return service between Denver, Colorado’s Union Station and Winter Park Resort, the… 165 more words

Documentaries

"From the Parlor Car"

The  view  from  the  Parlor  Car  of  the  Strasburg  Railroad  in  Strasburg,  Pennsylvania.

Number 475, Strasburg, Pennsylvania

This  is  Number  475  of  the  Strasburg  Railroad  in  Strasburg,  Pennsylvania.

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Old Train Station, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

This  is  the  old  train  station  in  Bellefonte,  Pennsylvania.

Historic Site

Penn Station, NYC, Derailments and Repairs

Amtrak officials knew for years that they would have to replace large sections of deteriorating track in Pennsylvania Station in New York City. As engineering crews applied short-term fixes to rows of rotted ties, crumbling concrete and eroded steel, some of their managers repeatedly warned of the growing need to address underlying problems.

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Diverting the Croton River

This photograph from Scientific American shows the end result of the first phase of constructing the New Croton Dam—diverting the natural flow of the Croton River in order to dig the gigantic hole that would become the foundation of the dam. 214 more words

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