The Pacific Express
Route of The Southern Belle
Serves All of Canada
Route of The Canadian/Route de Canadien
Route of Dependable Transportation
Ship It on The Frisco
Spirit That Won The West
The Katy Route
The Milwaukee Road
Mainline of Mid America
Route of The Eagles
Route of the Super Chief/El Capitan
Route of the 400s
Everywhere West and Northwest

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This site is primarily for covering the major railroads operating west of Chicago, both before and after the rash of mergers: Chicago and Northwestern,Burlington Northern, Atchison,Topeka and Santa Fe, Illinois Central, Gulf,Mobile and Ohio,Missouri Pacific, and others.

My Favorites

Favorite Band or Musician: Debby Boone,Glenn Miller,Benny Goodman,Johnny Cash,Lawrence Welk
Favorite TV show: Jag,Law and Order.
Favorite food: Chicken, Pizza

My Hobbies

Reccommended Organizations: For Timetable collectors: The National Association of Timetable Collectors; For the individual railroads covered by this site, contact their individual historical societies.

collecting railroad,bus,transit,airline timetables,historical research,

Most Admired

John and Bobby Kennedy, Colin Powell,John Glenn, H.Norman Schwartzkoff and above all, Jesus Christ, who made it all possible.

Favorite Links

The Lackawanna Limited

Ohio Museum of transportation

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