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I happened to see a few "interesting" reporting marks on a train today. It was just a common ole manifest on old Uncle Pete, but a few of the cars where "ex" NYC. Or at least they had New York Central (NYC) makings. A few of them where Conrail, and the others CSX (which is no surprise for either really). It is nice to see some of the old fallen flag railroads symbols still around.

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That came from the split of Conrail. When Conrail was broken up, the assets that went to CSX and NS were initially transferred to the ownership of two newly created holding companies. New York Central Lines, LLC and Pennsylvania Lines, LLC respectively. In 2003 the Surface Transportation Board authorized CSX and NS to fully absorb the assets from the holding companies, but many of the reporting marks still remain. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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