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  • Railfan Ephemera

    Today's blog post features some railfan "ephemera," items that were transitory in nature and most people threw away many years ago. Sometimes these things can

    davidsadowski 5 days ago
  • Railfan Ephemera

    FYI, our latest blog post features some railfan "ephemera," items that were transitory in nature and most people threw away many years ago:

    davidsadowski 5 days ago
  • Ride the CA&E After Dark

    This year on Labor Day weekend IRM will be running trains for the public after dark for the first time (apart from the "Screamliners" in October). We plan to

    rhicks308 10 days ago
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A discussion list for individuals interested in the history of the defunct Chicago, Aurora and Elgin Railroad, Aurora Elgin & Fox River Electric and similar traction related operations in the Fox Valley area.

All the standard rules apply, common sense and decorum should prevail. Postings which are non-relevant, or deemed by the moderator to be offensive will be removed. This group is currently set as an open environment, ie, membership and postings are open to the public. New members will be on moderated messages until proven otherwise or unless the owner personally knows them or members can vouch for the new members. There will be a zero tolerance for spam.

Home page photo - A three car CA&E train enters the depot at the Illinois Railway Museum led by wooden car 309 with 308 and 319 in the consist. Photo taken 15 September 2012.

Photo by David Lemke

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