"There Goes the Caboose"

Ride in a Chicago, Burlington & Quincy caboose at the Illinois Railway Museum in Union, IL

From the caboose

To warm up the night

And past each junction

That all is well

Chesapeake & Ohio caboose,  at the C&O Heritage Railway Center, Clifton Forge, VA

A Southern Pacific caboose serves as Truckee Railroad Museum,  Amtrak Station Truckee, CA

  Santa Fe caboose preseved by the Arizona Railway Museum, Chandler, AZ

A pot of coffee on the stove

The conductor at his window

The conductor gives a wave

This booklet celebrates our love of cabooses. 

Pennsylvania Railroad caboose Tunnels Park, Gallitzin, PA

And studies his assignment

Do you have or know of a caboose that has 

Of this winter’s eve

 Original Norfolk Southern caboose preseved by the Norfolk Southern Historical Society in Fuquay-Varina, NC 

To find out about having it drawn contact:



Past each tower

Ride in a Southen Caboose at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Calera, AL You can purchase Andy's drawings of The Heart of Dixie Railroad equipment as magnets and as a poster at the museum

Monon caboose Indiana Transportation Museum, Logansport, IN

Scroll down this page to read "There Goes the Caboose". You can click on the caboose drawing to visit Andy's web page that features more drawings of the railroad. To learn more about the caboose and it's location click on the highlighted location below the caboose drawing. 

Past each station

A complimentary copy of "There Goes the Caboose" 6 page 5.5"x8.5" booklet  is included with orders of the 11"x17" poster of I Love Cabooses featuring 60 of Andy Fletcher's caboose drawings while supplies last

DL&W Keyser Valley caboose at Steamtown Scranton, PA

11"x17"  " I Love Cabooses" signed poster

By the stove

To take off the chill

Railroad Booklet written & illustrated by Andy Fletcher

And once again

And with a wave

Grand Trunk Western caboose,  preserved at the Durand, MI Union Station

In the caboose

"There Goes the Caboose"

The train rolls onward

             Seaboard Air Line caboose,  Robert W. Willaford Railroad Museum   Historic Downtown Plant City, FL 

Stay in a Burlington Northern caboose cabin  Izaak Walton Inn, Essex, MT

There goes the caboose

And as the train waits

Ride in a Chicago Great Western caboose at the Illinois Railway Museum in Union, IL

To signal to us all

The conductor grabs his orders

Ride in a Nickel Plate Road caboose at the Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum, North Judson, IN

L&N caboose Corbin, KY

Through each town

been preserved to save railroad history?

The crew takes shelter


The “Golden Nellie” Alaska Railroad caboose at the Aurora Express Bed & Breakfast in Fairbanks, AK