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The Ultimate 'Steam Machine' on New York Central

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"Adirondack" at Rouses Point

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Delaware & Hudson Train #69, "The Adirondack"   at Rouse's Point, August 18, 1975.  Alco PA #19 with diner lounge "Champlain"  and coaches 229, 32 and 204

'Beeliner' at Watertown

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Beeliners on the "Hojack"
In the mid 1950s to the mid 1960s most of the passenger service on the New York Central's "Hojack" or St. Lawrence Division was provided by a fleet of RDC cars the Central referred to as "Beeliners." This one is shown crossing the bridge over the Black River in Watertown on April 30, 1958. 

Train in Auburn

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New York Central train in Auburn, N.Y., 1935


Old time water tank

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Water tank at Erieville in 1950s New York Central Chenango branch

Quick Stop at Wayneport

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Wayneport, just east of Fairport, was a refueling station on the New York Central Syracuse Division in steam days.

A Grand Day at the World's Fair

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New York Central streamlined Hudson #5437 at New York World's Fair, July, 1939