Paterson   Railroad   Day   2003

Paterson Railroad Day 2003

by Ron Vassallo

[Editor's note - this article is a "lost and found" we just discovered, and may not have appeared previously.] 

     On January 19, 2003 the O&WRHS kicked off its second annual Paterson Railroad Day...

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Another   Visit   To   High   View   Tunnel,   on   a   Fall   Afternoon

Another Visit to High View Tunnel, on a Fall Afternoon

by Mal Houck 

[Editor's note: A 2006 article reposted from our archives.]

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Mystery   Solved

Mystery Solved

by Dan Myers

     A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to have a WONDERFUL tour of the new museum that houses the Warwick.  I brought along one of the stained glass windows that I've been driving everyone nuts about for years and showed it to Bill Rigby who is, perhaps, the best 'attention to detail' guy I've ever met.  Bill immediately picked up on the number 82 (Ulster) and builder number 7182 stamped in the window's frame. 

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Getting   To   The   Bottom   Of   Stone   Culverts

Getting to the Bottom of Stone Culverts

by Ronald J. Stanulevich

Photos by Ron Vassallo

[EDITOR'S NOTE: This article originally posted in 2003]

The following came from correspondence I had with Ron Stanulevich via the Yahoo Group in 2003 after posting some culvert photos I had taken between Mamakating and SV. 

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Train   24   and   the   Iona   Island   Wreck

Train 24 and the Iona Island Wreck

by Dan Myers

With New Photos from Steve Swirsky

     July 5, 1927 would be a busy day on the New York, Ontario and Western Railway.  The Stationmaster at AV noted that it was a clear 49 degrees when he signed on at 6AM.  This particular Tuesday marked the end of the three-day weekend and the O&W would handle 3,671 city-bound passengers on 12 southbound trains.

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