Other Sites You Might Like

Cleveland Railroading

Horizon Rail -- Jon Jaros II's collection of railroad information and photographs.  Also features a chat room.

Lake Shore Live Steamers -- Real live steam engines in Northeast Ohio!!!  Of course, they're a bit smaller than the ones that were used by the Class 1s.

Norfolk Southern Lake Division -- Photographs, track maps and other information about the NS Lake Division, from Cleveland to Bellevue.

Rails and Trails -- Rails and Trails is devoted to transportation history and the conversion of abandoned roadbeds into rail-trails. The emphasis is on sharing primary source materials related to the history of transportation in Ohio and surrounding states. Scans of the original documents are made available for educational and historic purposes. In particular, check out the 1965 B&O map of tracks in Cleveland.

Rail Photography

Morscher's Railroad Images -- Thousands of railroad photographs, a very large proportion of which were taken in or near Cleveland.

Dust in the Wind -- Blair Kooistra's wonderful illustrated article about the last years of Milwaukee Road's Coast Division

Daylight Images -- Steve Barry's site.  Steve is a photographer, writer, and editor of Railfan and Railroad magazine.   My only question:  Steve, why are the two photos on Daylight Images' home page night shots?

Somewhere West of Denver -- Chuck Donaldson's collection of photography featuring railroads of the West Coast.

Rick's Train Server -- 54,000 railroad photographs.  Of course, not all of them are great photographic art, but the sheer size of this site warrants its inclusion here.

Excursion Railroads

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Lorain & West Virginia Railway

General Railroad Sites

Railfan.net -- Archives of the alt.binaries.pictures.rail newsgroup, other photos, discussion forums, and, of course, hosting of a large number of rail-related web sites, including ClevelandRails!

Penn Central Railroad -- The largest source on the Internet for historical information about the Penn Central Transportation Company.

FrogRail -- Hundreds of railfanning locations across the country, plus complete railfanning tours of selected areas.  Have some favorite spots of your own?  Tell Tony and he'll tell the rest of us!

RailLinks -- Thousands of links to railroad-related Internet sites.

RailroadInfo.com -- Huge collection of railroad information, photos, discussion forums, and miscellany.