The Southern Way Issue No 17

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Harry will help the new editor(s) with producing future Sentinels. November 3, 1988 - The former Soo Line Railroad passenger station in Ashland is added to the National Register of Historic Places. 1989 - The Wisconsin Electric Railway Historical Society's collection of electric railway equipment is sold. I feel sorry for all those lost soles out there in this world and especially on the Internet that long for something, anything, in writing or picture regarding the Q&TL.

Pages: 108

Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing (March 12, 2012)

ISBN: 190641971X

Classic American Railroads

Railroading in Conneaut, Ohio

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