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Trackside PerspectiveZtrack Throwback Logo

By Robert Kluz, Ztrack Editor
From the new issue of Ztrack Magazine

May 11, 2017

Packing Iron...

As a kid growing up in Sewickley, PA, My friends and I would often head down to a local park that was adjacent to the former PRR mainline along the Ohio River. In those days, we were observing the end of the Penn Central and birth of Conrail. I remember fondly the black locomotives roaring by.

We would explore the tall brush along the rails, and what discoveries were hidden within. This would often include a rail spike, which would be tucked into one of our pockets and ultimately lead to arduous bike ride home.

I haven’t been to this park in years. The city has since added a... Now's the time to subscribe to Ztrack Magazine to read the rest, and to see what's new in Z scale this month!

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