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Know Thy Niagaras

Know Thy Niagaras The book you have been waiting for!!!!! This hard cover book is the complete story of the New York Central’s famous Niagara type Steam Locomotives, written by NYCSHS Director and former President Tom Gerbracht, after several years … Continue reading

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This Weekend’s 50th Anniversary Special

There was no American train more famous, nor one with more cachet than the NYC’s 20th Century Limited. For 65 years it was the pinnacle of rail travel, and numbered Presidents, business tycoons and the Hollywood elite among its regular … Continue reading

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More Good News From The Adirondack Scenic Railroad

The two formerly Norfolk Southern (NS) passenger cars were acquired at an auction August 17 in Roanoke, Virginia arrived to our Utica yard at approximately 8:00am this morning! The cars will be put into service next week, on the Adirondack … Continue reading

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4th Quarter 2017 Central Headlight Is In the Mail November 6.

Next Issue of Central Headlight Is In The Mail on November 6 If you’re a member of the NYCSHS, there’s some great holiday reading in store for you in the 4th Quarter issue of Central Headlight, as well as dozens … Continue reading

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The 4th Qtr. 2017 NYCentral Modeler is Ready to View

The 4th Qtr. 2017 NYCentral Modeler is Ready to View The cover photo for this quarter’s edition is from Pete LaGuardia and he tells us about a “NYC Railroad Tug and Covered Barge.” Ed Enyedy models the “NYCS Collinwood Turntable … Continue reading

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The Adirondack Scenic Railroad Wins in Court Ruling

The Adirondack Scenic Railroad Wins in Court Ruling  

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The Grand Opening Was a Success

Ribbon Cut at NYCSHS Headquarters   On Saturday NYCSHS members, guests and the Board of Directors attended the Grand Opening of our new headquarters in Middleburg Heights, OH.  A large crowd watched as the ribbon was cut at the new … Continue reading

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