September 2004

Trains magazine covers the broad spectrum of railroading with authoritative content, dazzling photography, and a mix of content designed to appeal to everyone from the casual enthusiast to the seasoned professional railroader.

offers something for everyone who has a spark for railroading: Railroad news, insight, and commentary on today's freight railroads, passenger service, transit, locomotives, technology, preservation, fan opportunities, and more. You'll also see images and read stories from railroading's glorious past, and explore the bright future of railroading. It's all in the pages of Trains magazine.


The upper Midwest gets a taste of steam in all its glory
Don to the future TRAINS editor: Don't mess with my magazine!
The F59H, commuter engine pioneer, may be on borrowed time
What's holding up passenger trains? We chart a week of delays
Baltimore's MTA reopens part of its southern route; Caltrain launches Baby Bullet express service
East Broad Top works, plans for fall spectacular


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