The   O&W's   Impact   on   the   Catskills

The O&W's Impact on the Catskills

by Wilmer E. Sipple

The bankrupt New York and Oswego Midland Railroad was reorganized in 1880 as the New York Ontario and Western Railway. Superintendent Childs immediately began a big campaign to open up the wilderness of the Catskills. 

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Roscoe's   Secret   O&W   Treasure

Roscoe's Secret O&W Treasure

by Wilmer E. Sipple

     The story of the discovery of three surviving O&W boxcars had its beginning soon after the 1977 Carstens O&W publication, the "FinalYears" by John Krause & Ed Crist.

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