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Shawnee, Ohio

Last Passenger Train out of New Straitsville

Posted by JRW on September 25, 2011

Last Passenger Train out of New Straitsville

C & O., Hocking Valley Railroad

One Response to “Last Passenger Train out of New Straitsville”

  1. Randy Weiss said

    I believe this photo ws taken at the Moonshine Festival in New Straitsville, Ohio in 1952. This was probably a “special train” as regular passenger service between Athens and Columbus was discontinued on December 31.1949. I would like to know that date that regular, scheduled passenger service ended on the Monday Creek Branch out of Nelsonville.

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