Ulster County lawmakers took a giant step forward Tuesday toward creation of a recreational trail along the Ashokan Reservoir, approving a series of resolutions authorizing removal of railroad track there.
No. 351, a hulking and dilapidated 99-year-old streetcar pulled out of a Belle River cottage a decade ago, is going to be restored and showcased as “an authentic piece of Windsor’s history.”
Four Teesside men who hatched a plot to remove thousands of pounds’ worth of safety cables from a heritage railway have been spared jail. Robert McConnell, 31, Jason Hoggarth, 43, Ricky Bowman, 33, and David Sayers, 39, all played a part in either stealing or selling trackside cable from the North Yorkshire Moors Railway Line and lines operated by Network Rail.
A train meant for tourists in Scotland rescues a family cut off by floods.
Each fall, the volunteer run and managed railway museum holds a work weekend where volunteers come from both near and far to help maintain and rebuild the railway. ... No experience or special skills are required, only a willingness to learn and participate in a team effort to keep the Sheepscot Valley’s narrow gauge railway in a fine state of repair.
Puget Sound Electric Railway interurban car acquired by Northwest Railway Museum
It was one of the world's most opulent railway stations, sitting imposingly on the French-Spanish border - but then it fell into disrepair. Now the building is showing new signs of life.