Classic Trains magazine is just out with their Summer 2015 issue and there is an excellent article on the Nickel Plate Road, with lots of photos of the Berkshire 2-8-4s along Lake Erie taken in March of 1957. The photos show Dunkirk and Pomfret, New York, Conneaut, Ohio and several photos taken in North East, […]
Hot on the heels of our museum’s feature article in the January issue of Trains magazine, the April issue has a great double page spread with a rail map of the Erie, PA area. It shows the current rail lines from Ohio to New York along the Lake Erie shoreline and it has a fascinating […]
Erie General Electric has donated a locomotive control stand to the Lake Shore Railway Historical Society for display at the Lake Shore Railway Museum. It was used in one of the test labs at Erie GE for many years. The control stand is similar to what was installed in many GE Dash 8 locomotives, but […]
These photos are just in. It looks like the Lake Shore Railway Historical Society HO scale reefers are now in service. Jan Nagle caught these in action and they look great. Keep your eyes open for more photos as these cars go to work on model railroads throughout the area.