Showing posts with label railroads. Show all posts
Showing posts with label railroads. Show all posts

Port Murray Post Office and Abandoned Train Station

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 / 31 comments



Port Murray has a post office that is . . . a trailer. 

What is more interesting is what is behind the post office/trailer - an old caboose and abandoned train station. 

Northlandz, Part II (With Dolls!)

Monday, December 15, 2014 / 16 comments
Northlandz 2000 pipe organ
2,000 pipe organ which the Northlandz owner sometimes plays


Last week I told you about Northlandz, the model railroad located in Flemington, New Jersey. I showed you some trains and the spectacular scenery and settings that were created by the owner.

Northlandz, Part 1

Monday, December 8, 2014 / 24 comments
Northlandz sign

Northlandz is considered the “world’s largest model railroad” by some, although others have claimed that title for a place in Germany

 
It is certainly one of the largest in the world. Northlandz started with the owner building trains and villages for his own amusement after a hard day’s work. 

Pine Creek Railroad at Allaire Park

Tuesday, July 2, 2013 / 14 comments
 photo PineCreekRailroadAllaireVillage5_zpsa94c0045.jpg

The Pine Creek Railroad at historic Allaire Village in Farmingdale/Wall Township is one of the oldest continually operating narrow gauge steam preservation railway exhibits in the country. 

Whippany Railway Museum, Part III

Friday, August 19, 2011 / 2 comments


Whippany Railway Museum, Part II

Thursday, August 18, 2011 / Leave a Comment


Whippany Railway Museum, Part 1

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 / 10 comments


Railroad Museum in Greenville, Pennsylvania

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 / 6 comments


Last week I posted some photos from Greenville, PA. Here are some more photos from the Greenville Railroad Park Museum.

Trains in Greenville, PA

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 / 14 comments
This past summer I visited the Railroad Park in Greenville, Pennsylvania.

Abandoned Trains in New York State

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 / 27 comments


Mark and I went on a trip to Cooperstown, New York in July 2009 to visit the National Baseball Hall of Fame. As we drove around the beautiful New York State countryside, we discovered these abandoned trains somewhere around the little hamlet of Maryland, New York.

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