UPDATE – The Lake Shore Railway Historical Society has just received a $3000 grant award from the Tom E. Dailey Foundation Inc. of Chicago for the Locomotive Rescue Fund, specifically for moving locomotives to North East. A very big Thank You goes out to the foundation for their generous donation and to everyone involved in […]
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.
If you read Trains magazine, and you should, you’ll want to make sure to pick up the January 2015 issue because on page 66, in a feature called “Hot Spots,” they have a very nice write up on the Lake Shore Railway Museum. For anyone not familiar with our museum, it’s a nice all around […]