The essential Conrail website with photos and features on locomotives, freight cars, and more for railfanning or model railroading.

Site Updated:
Apr 29, 2015


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The Conrail Cyclopedia - Serving Conrail fans world-wide since 1998.
Roster shots and close-ups of locomotives from Conrail and its predecessors from Day 1 until May 1999.

God Bless America and Conrail!
Conrail freight cars for the railfan or model railroader Rolling Stock
Photos, articles, rosters, and more about Conrail and predecessor freight, much of which still rides the rails.

  Maintenance of Way
Photos of select Conrail and predecessor Maintenance of Way equipment, including work trains and track gangs.

Conrail MoW
Saying Your Prayers Scenic Gallery
Great scenic Conrail photos and wallpaper taken by railfans from across the country between 1976 and 1999.

  Modeling Showcase
Layout tours and other (dated) modeling articles. I will be retiring this section soon.

Conrail Modeling
Reference Shelf Reference Shelf
Soon to be changing its focus, but for now a collection of ephemera odds-and-ends plus magazine article indexes.

  Cabooses: Visit Tom Wolfgang's Conrail Cabins & Cabooses website.
Latest CRCyc News
Apr 29, 2015

The CRCyc has returned!

On 12 March 2015, the CRCyc officially returned to life!

This update on 4-29 adds over 15 locomotive photos from 1986 and 1999: SD40-2, GP38, SW1500, B23-7, and B36-7. That's around 25 for the past week. Again, I'd like to thank Ralph Molesworth. Check the What's New page for links to the new photos.

This is a list of the recent upgrades to the CRCyc and their progress as I clean up and revise the website, bringing my baby back to life after years of neglect.
  • New photos added. 100's being scanned.
  • Locomotive section done
  • Scenic Gallery done
  • Rolling Stock in progress
  • MoW in progress
  • Updated available model info in progress
  • Blog coming soon
  • Ref Shelf still here for now
  • Modeling Showcase still here for now
Please let me know if you notice any broken links or other problems.


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