The Nickel Plate Road Historical & Technical Society

Nickel Plate Road Magazine - Summer 2018

Front and Back Cover

Summer 2018 Vol. LII, No. 3

Editor: Mike Schafer
Publisher: Thos. G.J. Gascoigne, D.E.

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The Shore Line's Ballast

Bookend Predecessors of the Nickel Plate Road in Cleveland - Part 1:
The Rocky River Railroad

Nickel Plate Photos

The Nickel Plate's 6000s

Car 831


A General Electric appliance special en route from Louisville, Ky., to Cleveland is the centerpiece of this panoramic view of Rocky River, Ohio, on Sept. 25, 1961. A portion of Lake Erie is visible to the northwest (uppermost segment of the front cover).

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The NICKEL PLATE ROAD MAGAZINE is published by the Nickel Plate Road Historical & Technical Society for its members and historians interested in the former New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad and its predecessor companies. Articles, manuscripts, photographs and other historical data, as well as items of contemporary nature relating to the Nickel Plate Road, are solicited for publication. No part of this publication may be reproduced for commercial use without the permission of the Editor and the contributor of the material involved.

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