Trackside railfanning- Plattsburgh, NY

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Trackside railfanning- Plattsburgh, NY
Posted by Harrison on Saturday, September 01, 2018 7:01 PM

The other day, I spent a day railfanning Plattsburgh, NY. You can find part 1 here, and part 2 here.

Harrison (https://northcountrytrains.wordpress.com/)

Modeling the D&H(Gilford, NYS&W, CP) in The late 80's and early 90's.

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Posted by NDG on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 10:30 PM

 

Plattsburgh. 
 
FYI.
 
 
Just after the War, not yet owning a car, we used to travel to Plattsburgh via CP-NJ-D&H
 
Not much changed from this photo, then.
 
D&H had a Roundhouse to the South in which, in later years, 244 power was kept.
 
Thank You.
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Posted by MidlandMike on Thursday, September 13, 2018 8:45 PM

One thing that changed is that the park area adjacent to the station used to be the yard on the waterfront.

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Posted by Harrison on Friday, September 14, 2018 2:24 PM

Harrison (https://northcountrytrains.wordpress.com/)

Modeling the D&H(Gilford, NYS&W, CP) in The late 80's and early 90's.

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