Most of Our WebSites are very Popular…BUT Some Need Help


Most of our WebSites are extremely popular. Others are not. A lot of these are because of their titles. They don’t tell enough about the WebSite!

An example is the Second Avenue Subway. It is A LOT of blogs about the Second Avenue Subway.

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Another one is Commuters Conspiracy. The theme is “Did auto, oil conspiracy put the brakes on trolleys?”
Ever wonder what happened to the public transit system in California that included this Red Car in Los Angeles in 1936.

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In the Amsterdam, New York, area, a short spur leaves the old New York Central mainline and goes up a hill to the upper portion of Amsterdam. Once this was a separate railroad. It has continued as a branch under Penn Central, Conrail, and now CSX.

It was known as the Amsterdam, Chuctanunda and Northern Railroad

We have added a section on Adirondack Power and Light: Amsterdam Steam Generating Station.

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When the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern was sold to Canadian National; the trackage on steel mill property was split off of the purchase and became the Gary Railway

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Updated (and changed horrendous picture of Erastus Corning)

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