Lets Talk Trains

Lets Talk Trains


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This edition of the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation's Let's Talk Trains Podcast we talk to a Railroader that has retired and is now one of the biggest railfans in Chicago, John Green of Greenrail1 productions on YouTube has worked for the American Association of Railroads (twice), the Union Pacific, Wisconsin Central and retired from Canadian National as a Senior Manager. John will talk about his experiences in the wide variety of positions he has held. After moving on down the line, John will entertain us with a few of his railfan stories. The Mid-Missouri Railfan Facebook group invited the APRHF's Let''s Talk Trains to it's first ever meet-up in Morrison, Missouri along the Union Pacifc's Jefferson City Sub. A double tracksubdivision in East Central Missouri. Coal trains, Intermodal, Grain Trains pass by. We will meet a few and find out what they like best about railfanning. Join us for a very topical program. Join Us
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Bob and Elizabeth will be hosting from the National Train Day Event in Portland, OR. We will be originating the show from Portland Union Station. We will start the show with a short tribute to Richard Steinheimer who passsed away on... more

The Amazing Chris Guenzler will explain were Amtrak came from---the last day of Public Trains on April 30, 1971, and Amtrak's birth on May 1, 1971. We will also talk about Amtrak's history, from the early days to the present. What caused... more

Let's Talk Trains -- Train # 04-23-2011 Kansas City Nathan will be hosting this week's show. There has been a lot of interesting items that are going to be on the list to discuss, as Kansas City Nathan will be hosting this week's show. Topics... more

Please welcome new host Barry Hostetler as he talks about railroads in Northern Indiana. Bob and Elizabeth will be co hosting the show. Join in the conversation by calling 646-716-7106 or in the chat room.

The Amazing Chris Guenzler ended the year 2011 on a sad note. We start this trip off with the Sad Trip due to the death of Bruce Guenzler to La Plata, Winterail 2011 and the Filmore & Western Trip were covered. Chris did the PRS 75 Year... more

Join host Skip Waters at the Annual "Rail Watch 2011" in Folkston, GA, live from the Folkston Funnel Viewing Platform! The "Folkston Funnel" is a double track main which serves as the north/south artery for railroad traffic into and out of... more

This week, Kansas City Nathan will be hosting the show. We will have an open forum, where we will catch up on recent railroad-related news, and what you, the listener want to talk about the industry--from model railroading to rail operations.... more

Skip Waters will host this week's Lets Talk Train Show with open lines to discuss your Spring Break Railfanning trips and upcoming Summer Rail Events. A lot is going on in 2011, you don't want to miss out on where the action is. Call in to... more

The show on Ohio High Speed Rail which was originally scheduled for March 5th has been rescheduled for Saturday's show. Join Bob and Elizabeth with their guest Ken Prendegast of All Aboard Ohio as they discuss passenger service in... more

Bob and Elizabeth present the rail transportation news & information from the past week.
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