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Streamliners Celebrate 65th Anniversary In Goulburn
Twenty Streamliners from NSW, South Australia and Victoria will be on display including the grandfather of locomotives, the 65-year-old GM1.
Source: Goulburn Post, Soulburn, NSW, Australia
Posted on September 30, 2016 by Bill Hough

Wexford Post Office Deli Ready For Its Next Act
Nice article about the relocation and restoration of an former Harmony Route interurban trolley station to the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
Source: Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Posted on September 30, 2016 by Scott Becker

Restored Trolley Station Ready For Museum-Goers
Nice article about Pennsylvania Trolley Museum's Wexford Trolley Station which opens to the public on October 1.
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune Review, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Posted on September 19, 2016 by Scott Becker

Fire Destroys Historic Southern Pacific Railroad Depot In Long Beach
The Long Beach Fire Department began receiving calls at 2:37 a.m., reporting a fire near the intersection of California Avenue and East 27th Street. When firefighters arrived, they found the Southern Pacific Railroad depot fully engulfed in flames, said Jake Heflin, a spokesman for the department.
Source: Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, USA
Posted on September 17, 2016 by Ross PINYAN

Abandoned Three Years Ago, Angels Flight Now Target Of Graffiti Vandals
A cavalcade of problems -- including the death of a tourist -- have plagued Angels Flight for more than a century, forcing the tiny downtown railway to perennially close and then reopen -- only to close again.
Source: Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, USA
Posted on September 10, 2016 by Ross PINYAN

Suisun City Reopens Renovated Train Depot
Suisun City and Solano Transportation Authority officials cut the ribbon Thursday to officially reopen the newly renovated Suisun City Train Depot.
Source: Daily Republic, Fairfield-Suisun City, California, USA
Posted on September 9, 2016 by Bill Hough

A Knotts Berry Farm Steam Locomotive Is Reborn
Engine No. 340, the “Green River,” is one of two engines owned by the farm. It and sister engine No. 41 were purchased in the early 1950s by Walter Knott to power the trains of the Ghost Town & Calico Railroad at the theme park.
Source: OCRegister, Orange County, CA, USA
Posted on August 16, 2016 by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

RFP Process For "Madam Queen" On Track
Earlier this year, the City of Amarillo’s Purchasing department issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) after various groups or individuals expressed interest in the “Madam Queen,” a 1930s Santa Fe 5000 steam locomotive...
Source: Myhighplains.Com, Amarillo, TX,
Posted on August 8, 2016 by Anonymous

Quincy Station: Do You Hear The Whistle?
A brief history of the small Victorian Railroad Station that served Quincy, Pennsylvania along the Cumberland Valley Railroad, and its long journey towards eventual restoration and display as a museum at Norlo Park outside Chambersburg. PA.
Source: Public Opinion, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Posted on August 5, 2016 by James Fouchard

Historic Caboose Arrives At Carrie Furnace Site
Nice photo article about former Unity Railways Caboose 53A arriving at the Carrie Furnace Site. Caboose was donated by the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Park.
Source: Pittsburgh Tribune Review, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Posted on August 4, 2016 by Scott Becker

Rare Caboose Added To Collection
Nice video of Unity Railways caboose 53A being donated by the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Park.
Source: Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Posted on August 4, 2016 by Scott Becker