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This is not just a laundry list of general railroad sites on the web like you see on other sites; you can find (or have found) those for yourself. I have looked at the pages below and found their content to be of specific interest to readers of my page. All the links deal with stations in general and railroads in Ohio and PA. I try to get you as close to the action as possible. Links in each section are listed in no particular order. Email me to be added to the list.

Table of Contents

Ohio Station Links Ohio Railroad Links
Pennsylvania Station Links Pennsylvania Railroad Links
Station Sites Elsewhere Other Links

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Ohio Station Links

To be listed in this section a site must contain some information about, or photos of, station(s) in Ohio. Email me to be added to the list.
  • Rick Purdue has some shots of Ohio stations in his Flickr album Railroading In The 1970s along with depots and rolling stock from out west!

  • Alex Campbell has a page about all things railroad-related at Columbus Railroads.
  • The Railroad Station Historical Society is compiling a list of stations for the entire country. You'll find interurban structures for Ohio there. Their list also includes other railroad structures such as towers, bridges and shops. Help Mark Camp out if you know of any stations or structures to add to his extensive list!

  • The Dennison Railroad Museum - Photos and restoration history of the Dennison PRR station, schedule of excursion trains and much more.

  • The Encyclopedia Of Cleveland History - Aside from being an all-around great site, there is information about the RRs in Cleveland and a photo of the old Union Depot along the lakeshore!

  • Don Narris' Ohio Railroad Page has some information and lots of great photos including shots of the P&LE, AC&Y, ABB and other memories.

  • Arnie Morscher's Railroad Photos from the late 70s will have everyone from northern Ohio and some surrounding states taking a trip on those shaky early CR rails! Lots of EL stuff and a few stations.

  • Erik Landrum's Detroit, Toledo, & Ironton RR Historical Page offers a history of this bygone RR that was an integral part of many small Western Ohio towns. Includes some great photos including a shot of the Jackson, Ohio depot. David Mikulec also has a DT&I page for modelers but it has some depot photos.

  • George Ellwood's Fallen Flag Railroad Photos has a ton of great old railroad photos from the 60s and 70s that will entertain you for hours. Includes some PA and Ohio station shots. Organized by RR.

  • John Fryar's Nickel Plate Road page has info on all parts of the line including the Bellevue NKP museum. Includes photos, maps, and old postcards.
  • The Dining Car Restaurant is located in the NYC depot in Zanesville. They have a page with with some info about the station and their menu. Sorry, no photos there.

  • Eric McFadden, also from Athens, has a Railroad Page with some nice photos and information on RR structures in Ohio and other states.

  • History and photos of Cincinnati Union Terminal by the Cincinnati Museum Center. Once there, click on the photo of the station to read about the history and see more photos.

  • David Dupler has some nice photos of stations around Ohio and PA on his Railroad Page.

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Pennsylvania Station Links

To be listed in this section a site must contain some information about, or photos of, station(s) in Pennsylvania. Email me to be added to the list.

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Ohio Railroad Links

These are sites about railroads or attractions in Ohio. These sites are typically of interest to depotfans although information about stations is secondary or non-existant. Email me to be added to the list.
  • Scott Dunlap's ever-growing Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Network.

  • A page dedicated to the Akron Barberton Belt Railroad. Contains info on the roster, history of the line, a map, and plenty of photos!
     
  • The Ohio Public Library Information Center has Sanborn Digital Fire Insurance Maps online and available to those who hold a valid Ohio library card. These maps are great for researching old lines and structures in Ohio cities and towns.
     
  • Chris Burchett's Hocking Valley Railway Information Center is just as the name describes - full of info and plenty of photos!
     
  • Mark Plank's Unofficial Homepage of the Toledo & Ohio Central Railroad - It might as well be called "official" because it's the only one I've ever seen on the subject.
  • Shawn Vermillion's Springfield Railroads page has all the info you need to railfan in that area including the cities of Marion and Sidney too.
  • The Akron, Canton and Youngstown Railroad Historical Society "was
    organized in 1992 by a dedicated group of AC&Y enthusiasts. Their interests
    and goals are to document, preserve and share the AC&Y's history
    including predecessor and affiliated lines in Northern Ohio."


  • Potluck by Paul Krupp - Krupp wrote a series of articles on the History of Fostoria during the 1970s and 1980s. These were printed in the Review-Times and contain many articles and photos of the railroads in Fostoria and surrounding communities. Browse by year for RR articles and you'll find some info on stations too.
     

  • Erik Landrum's Cincinnati Railroads page - Planning a trip to Cinci? Landrum has all the info you'll need to catch all the railroad sights!

  • Orrville Railroad Heritage Society - A non-profit organization which runs periodic passenger excursions using ORHS owned & leased passenger cars built in the 30's, 40' and 50's. Railfans should check out Depot Days held in and around the Orrville PRR station!

  • Brian Minnich has a page dedicated to Railroads of Ohio. You will find some regularly-updated Ohio railroad news there.
  • Ohio Railroad Attractions by Leon Kanopka. A subpage of his extensive North American Tourist Railroad & Railroad Museum List.
  • Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad - an excursion line in Peninsula in northeast Ohio. They have a beautifully restored station there where you can wait for the train.

 

 

Pennsylvania Railroad Links

These are sites about railroads or attractions in Pennsylvania. These sites are typically of interest to depotfans although information about stations is secondary or non-existant. Email me to be added to the list.

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Station Sites For Other States/Countries

To be listed in this section a site must contain some information about, or photos of, station(s) in locations other than PA or Ohio. Email me to be added to the list.
  • The Railroad Station Historical Society is compiling a list of stations for the entire country. You'll find interurban structures for Ohio there. Their list also includes other railroad structures such as towers, bridges and shops. Help Mark Camp out if you know of any stations or structures to add to his extensive list!

  • Louis VanWinkle's Michigan Passenger Stations Page is chock full of nice photographs and details about each station pictured. More of a feature on each station than a database, sure to grow as others enjoy this page. Also see his new page on Wisconsin Passenger Stations!!

  • Butch Getz is building a new site that features stations from the Indiana/Illinois area. He will be adding more soon so show your support by checking out his Station Of The Month.

  • The Pere Marquette Historical Society has a page devoted to remaining PM depots and structures. Very nice photos and plenty of info to script a photo  trip.

  • A guy going be the name of Jolly Goodfellow has a page about Utah Railway Stations and Depots.

  • Randy Noseworthy's Newfoundland Rail Scenes is an online album of railway and rail-related photographs, featuring locations, stations, equipment and people he has photographed during his railfanning travels.

  • Zane Riester's "Railroad Station Home Page" features photos and information on European stations, mostly Italy and France for now. The page includes some photos of stations and an appreciation of their architectural heritage.

  • Gary LaPointe's Railroad Stations In New Hampshire Page has just joined the "stations page" fraternity. Not many counties in the state but there seems to be lots of existing and past stations listed there. This could spark a few road trips to this beautiful state for some depot hunting. Also see Gary's new Massachusetts RR Stations page.

  • Charles Woolever's Existing Stations in New York State. Easily the most comprehensive station site on the net. Chock full of information and photos, his page is visually appealing and updated regularly.

  • The Oklahoma List by John Kirk tables info and photos on stations in that state.

  • Rob Hughes' Railway Stations in Ontario, Canada provides listings by district.

  • Michael Ellis documents a good number of Stations In Northeast Texas with great photos and information.

  • Paul Wilson's Central Virginia Railfan Page. The content there is thorough and includes maps and photos. Includes a page of existing structures and everything you need to know about railfanning central VA.

  • A short list of Existing Stations In Maryland by J. L. Toth. Appears to be those in larger cities and preservation efforts with good detail on those listed.

  • The Rochester & Genesse Valley RR Museum in Industry, NY has a detailed page with photos and a virtual photo tour of its attractions and Erie RR depot. It's better to visit in person but if you can't see this page.

  • Clara's Restaurant home page. Includes two paintings of their station restaurants in Battle Creek and Lansing, Michigan. Real beef, smoked ham and bacon on their "Cow Catcher Burger" make it a real heart-stopper (I mean that in a good way).

  • The Santa Fe Railway Historical and Modeling Society photo collection includes old pix of Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas depots.

  • The Lincoln County, MN Historical Museum uses a station as their main building and has a photo on its page.

  • Some information on the Scio, OR depot that houses a museum of local 1880s history. Additionally, Scio bills itself as the "Covered Bridge Capital of the West." Sorry no photos.

  • The Lee's Summit, MO Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Council, and Historical Society are housed in a historic depot. This page has a photo of said station.

  • A page about the Ypsilanti, MI, Depot that appears to be written by kids, for kids. It has an old photo and the history of the station that includes that sentence: "It's called Depot Town because there is a railroad station there that used to be very, very important for people who traveled by train." . . . Well said!

  • The Southern Central Station in Newark Valley, NY has its own page with a nice photo and brief history.

  • A photo of the Durango, CO station at the city's web page.

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Other Links

Sites not classifiable into one of the previous categories. Email me to be added to the list.

Adam Burns has a site dedicated to all things railroad in the USA at his American-Rails.com site.

RailServe.com: Guide to 17,000 rail-related websites including railroad history, train travel, model railroading, railfan resources, train simulators, and railroad industry sites.

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