Remember the Rock magazine, 2008
40 pages, 8.5" x 11"
Rock Island Rookie (Part 1) by Patrick William O'Brien - A humorous and hands-on look at Patrick's 1973 experiences and insight working as a brakeman on the freight lines around Short Line Junction.
The Government Engines by Lloyd Stagner - The Rock Island received two groups of standard locomotives from the United States Railroad Administration (USRA): Twenty 2-8-2s for road freight service and ten 0-6-0 switchers. Read all about them in Lloyd's last steam chronicle.
- The Rock Island Modeler: Modeling mid 60s era Standard Wood Caboose by Joe Sindelar. You'll see Bob Werre's great shots of Joe's model as well as a variety of prototype photos.
- Plus our regular departments: From the Head End, Classic Rock's photo collection by a couple of Nighthawks night photography at the Silvis Shops, Rock Collecting Special: Building the 9015 - A rather unique collector's passion and Rocket PRO