New Series-Locomotives
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The Short Lines

Railroads of Ocala (New Series)
Silver Springs & Western
Rentz Lbr. Co. & its Ocala Northern

by Russell Tedder

Gulf Florida & Alabama Ry.

2 Part Series on the

Trans Florida Central
 1 The Fellsmere Railroad
 2 The Trans FloridaCentral 

2 Part Series on the
Charlotte Harbor & Northern

1 The Peace River Phosphate Co.
2 CH&N History

Georgia Florida & Alabama RR

An Inspection Trip on the
Gulf Ports Terminal

Live Oak Perry & Gulf 

The South Georgia Ry.

Smoky Mountain RR

Greene County RR

Fernwood Columbia & Gulf
by David Price

Wrightsville & Tennille

Four Part Series on the
Florida Railway: 
1- The Drew Lbr. Co.
2  - Live Oak & Gulf  

 3 - Suwannee & San Pedro 
 4  The Florida Railway

The Narrow Gauge

Florida Southern Railway

Green Cove Springs & Melrose

South Florida Railroad

Jupiter & Lake Worth Ry

Orange Belt Ry.

West Virginia Midland

The Industrial Railways
 Upchurch Lumber Co.

The Southeast Scene
Jacksonville's Locomotive Contractor

  The Traveling Photo Artist
-M.F. Timmerman

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Mystery No. 2  
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Mystery No. 4
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Rentz Lumber Company
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Rentz Lumber Co. 3

Rentz Lumber Company #3 on the Pine Branch, west of Ft. McCoy circa 1910
Photo Courtesy of Florida State Archives Photographic Collection

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Eppinger & Russell # 1
Rogers c/n 12
Olustee, Florida
Archdale Phosphate Co. # 1
Porter 1195
SC Phosphate Fields

Bache Brother Lumber Co.
Luraville,/Tallahassee, Florida
Danforth Cooke or Rogers
Bray Lumber Co 2
Georgia Lumber & Turpentine Co No. 24
Southern Iron & Equipment Co. # 521
Unknown Danforth-Cooke
Bray Lumber Co 2
J.N. Bray & Sons Lumber Co. # 2
Valdosta, GA circa 1915-1922
Baldwin built 1856 or earlier

Bray Lumber Co 2
Frye & Humphries Lumber Co.
unknown Civil War era Rogers
circa 1896