RAILROADS ILLUSTRATED ANNUAL 2023: Published yearly, Railroads Illustrated Annual presents an expanded look at the exciting world of creative railroad photography. Every issue brings readers stunning pictorials coupled with lively text exploring contemporary and classic railroading. Full-length feature articles complement lavish photographs offering a breathtaking look at railroad operations across North America. We pay tribute to fallen flags Canadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern, while Frank Keller hunts down remnants of the mighty Rio Grande in the wake of the Union Pacific merger. Carl Graves recalls the colorful Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railway, while David Blazejewski takes us on a tour of modern railroading in Rhode Island. All this, including Seasonal Day in North America, and much more in Railroads Illustrated Annual 2023.
One of the smallest states in the Union is home to big railroading action from Providence & Worcester, Seaview Transportation, Amtrak, and MBTA.
In the shadow of merger with Union Pacific, one photographer documents his search for remnants of the mighty Rio Grande.