Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

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Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

Postby RichCoffey » Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:21 am

I spent some time last week exploring the Catskills, looking for railroad remnants. Photos of old abutments, maps, historical details, etc.
kaaterskil-rt.jpg
Katterskill Rail Trail

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Google Aerial View
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Remnants of RR Bridge


Here are the links:

Bushwhacking to the Fallen Railroad Bridge
http://rc-pedalpoint.blogspot.com/2018/08/bushwhacking-to-fallen-railroad-bridge.html

Retracing Sections of the Ulster & Delaware
http://rc-pedalpoint.blogspot.com/2018/08/retracing-sections-of-ulster-delaware.html

Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants
http://rc-pedalpoint.blogspot.com/2018/08/exploring-catskill-railroad-remnants.html
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Re: Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

Postby thebigham » Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:35 pm

Sorry, I just discovered this post.

Thanks for all the pics at the links you posted!

I haven't been back to the CMRR since August 2011. Just before Irene...
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Re: Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

Postby RichCoffey » Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:23 am

Thanks CarterB

In case you missed it, more here...
http://www.vizettes.com/kt/catskill-rr-history/index.htm
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Re: Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

Postby CarterB » Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:35 pm

RichCoffey wrote:Thanks CarterB

In case you missed it, more here...
http://www.vizettes.com/kt/catskill-rr-history/index.htm

Great site info!! Thanks, Rich!
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Re: Exploring Catskill Railroad Remnants

Postby RichCoffey » Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:18 am

I have added a few links to some great videos by eehiv
Crossing the Boiceville Trestle, View of the Ashokan Reservoir, Glenford Dike, etc
http://rc-pedalpoint.blogspot.com/2018/08/bushwhacking-to-fallen-railroad-bridge.html

I case you haven't visited - check out eehiv 'sYouTube account - great stuff!
https://www.youtube.com/user/eehiv/videos
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