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Are you ready to handle an emergency?

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By David Morgan, DDM Consulting Services As I wrote in my last article, I believe just because a regulation does not apply does not mean we shouldn’t voluntarily use it.…

Revisiting the Colebrookdale Railroad

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor Last year I took a railfan tour of eastern Pennsylvania and visited the Colebrookdale Railroad that is running tourist trains from Boyertown to Pottstown on…

The Railroadiana Collectors Association

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor Because trains are so large, and require plenty of space if you want to run them or even display them, much of railway preservation has…

HERITAGERAIL NEWS

EBT update

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor The latest issue of the Friends of the East Broad's Timber Transfer just arrived and with it a recap of recent developments. The new East…

More completed restorations

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor Although we're all shut down due to the virus, several restorations were completed recently. Always makes me feel better. Fort Collins Municipal Railway Birney 25…

Moving a small museum

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By Thomas Dyrek, Heyworth Railroad Museum In early March of 2020, the Heyworth, Illinois Railroad Museum relocated our 1941 Illinois Central caboose No. 9880 two blocks to a new display…

HERITAGERAIL BUSINESS

The return of Progress Reports

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor Until about a year ago the HeritageRail Alliance online magazine contained a page called Progress Reports. It was an attempt to list all the active…

Wattrain attends the HRA Fall Conference

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By Stefano Benazzo, President, Wattrain The representatives of about 55 Museums, Railways and Associations were in Squamish, along with the representatives of 13 vendors. Rail Events Inc., FareHarbor, ETIX, Mattel,…

HRA Fall conference in British Columbia

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By Aaron Isaacs, HRA editor Hosted by the West Coast Railway Association, the Fall Heritage Rail Alliance conference returned to Squamish, BC. HRA predecessor ARM had met there in 1999…

FROM THE PRESIDENT

Leaders for the 21st Century

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Every current member of the Board of Directors will tell you that our biggest organizational concern is succession.  We’re all getting older.  Many of the Directors will not seek another…