The Nickel Plate Road Historical & Technical Society

Nickel Plate Road Magazine - Winter 2015

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Winter 2015 Volume XLVIX No. 1

Editor: Mike Schafer
Managing Editor: John T. Slater
Publisher: Thomas G.J. Gascoigne

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The Nickel Plate Road Book of Operating Rules Part 4: Interlocking Rules

Run Aground in a Heavy Fog

Nickel Plate Photos: A Tribute to Sandy Goodrick Jr.

The 2014 NKPHTS Convention: Canton, Ohio


Commuters off of a Cleveland Rapid Transit train on this wintry day in 1955 are treated to an impressive sight of Berkshire 776 storming by with an eastbound freight.


NKP 0-8-0 No. 224, a Lima product of 1925, steams away at Bellevue in the 1950s. BOTH PHOTOS: WILLIS McCALEB, NKPHTS COLLECTION

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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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