RWU Web Links

Links to Other Interesting and Railroader Sites

  • Locoverter Online Store  Locoverter has DC converters that convert 74 volts DC to 12 volts DC. Simply insert your Cigarette Lighter adapter into the locoverter and charge it with "LOCO" power!
  • Anne Feeney  "It's my privilege to spend most of my waking hours with people who are trying to make a difference in this world... people on strike, or in a union or community organizing drive, or defending women's rights, the environment, human rights ... working to end poverty and racism ... teaching peace."
  • Black Butte Center for Railroad Culture  The Black Butte Center for Railroad Culture has been established by a group of people with a special appreciation for the natural environment and the railroad-related history
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  •  -  Railway surgery was the medical specialty devoted to caring for railway employees, and sometimes non-employee family members or injury victims.  A railway surgeon was a physician who practiced railway surgery.  Railway surgeons provided a wide range of care including trauma care and occupational health services.  They worked out of their own offices or at hospitals and clinics the railroads established.
  • Amtrak's 30th Street Station, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Railroad World War II Memorial, a bronze statue which honors Pennsylvania Railroad employees killed in World War II. It consists of a statue of the archangel Michael lifting the body of a dead soldier out of the flames of war, sculpted by Walker Hancock in 1950. On the four sides of the base are the 1,307 names of the Pennsylvania Railroad employees who died in World War II.