Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Delaware and Hudson "The Bridge Line to New England and Canada"

Delaware and Hudson was known as "The Bridge Line to New England and Canada."  Delaware and Hudson fought hard to survive against trucking and a Northeast that was dominated by many railroad competitors. The D and H lives affectionately in our hearts.

See my D&H artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/delaware---hudson.html

Monday, September 17, 2018

A Milwaukee Road Freight Train Heads Towards Harlowton, Montana

Milwaukee Road was known as "America's Resourceful Railroad."  This Milwaukee Road train heads west towards Harlowton, Montana on the Pacific Extension.

See my Milwaukee Road artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/milwaukee-road-railroad-.html

Missouri Pacific Screaming Eagles Poster by Andy Fletcher

Missouri Pacific connected the Midwest with the Rocky Mountain States and the Gulf Coast.  Missouri Pacific was known as the "Route of the Eagles."

See my Missouri Pacific artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/missouri-pacific.html

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Pittsburgh and Lake Erie "Serves the Steel Centers"

Today I drew a Pittsburgh and Lake Erie U28B and have a new Pittsburgh and Lake Erie locomotives poster.  Pittsburgh and Lake Erie was known for its slogan "Serves the Steel Centers."

To see my Pittsburgh & Lake Erie artwork, visit my website http://www.customtrains.org/pittsburgh---lake-erie.html

Chicago and North Western Locomotives Poster by Andy Fletcher

Chicago and North Western served the Midwest and the Great Lakes Region.  C and NW connected agriculture, mining and industry and connected people and places with trains such as The "400."

See my Chicago & North Western artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/chicago---north-western-railroad-.html

Are You A Fan of Chessie System?

Chessie System connected the Eastern Seaboard with the Appalachian Mountains, the Ohio River, the Great Lakes Region and the Midwest.  Are you a fan of Chessie System?

See my Chessie System artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/chessie-system.html

Saturday, September 8, 2018

An Illinois Central Gulf Train Heads From Memphis to New Orleans

This Illinois Central Gulf train heads from Memphis to New Orleans.  Illinois Central Gulf was a railroad created by the joining of Illinois Central and Gulf Mobile and Ohio in an era of railroad mergers and acquisitions.

See my Illinois Central Gulf artwork at http://www.customtrains.org/illinois-central-gulf.html