Moderator: Otto Vondrak
The Catskill Mountain Railroad has had dramatic success as a tourist railroad in recent years and has been a significant source of revenue for Ulster County. In 2019, its ridership was up nine percent to 41,115 passengers. Its revenues were up four percent to $1,490,000.
Old Muley wrote: ↑Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:19 pm Woodland Valley Road crossing, Phonecia, sometime in the 1960’s.Somehow I missed those pics when first posted. Good to see the old NYC in action! Any shots of the caboose? Presumably wooden ones back then.
Photo taken by Douglas Thornton. His family owned a bungalow on the Esopus Creek.
As kids, when we heard the whistle blow, we ran like heck to the crossing.
Watching cars being switched out was fascinating to us kids.