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Extra Board

PTJ Extra Board explores the world of  passenger, commuter, and rapid transit trains from a different perspective every month. Extra Board welcomes your submissions.

Photo Line

PTJ Photo Line is a gallery of creative railroad photography.

Potomac Pundit

Don Phillips is a veteran newspaper reporter and a magazine columnist writing about railroads and transportation policy for more than 40 years. He shares his insight with the readers of Passenger Train Journal.


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