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  1. Old Bridge, Old Car

    Old Bridge, Old Car

    I was wandering around in eastern Washington and stumbled upon this old bridge just south of Rosalia (site of Steptoe Battlefield of 1858). I set up my camera to photograph in "sepia tone" and was delighted when this old car drove into my picture. There must have been some...
  2. Hillyard


    An old building adjacent to the old GN yard in Spokane.
  3. Harold


    Harold Borovec at the throttle switching in Chehalis.
  4. CC&C #15

    CC&C #15

    CC&C #15 is backing its train toward the depot at Chehalis.
  5. Urban Railroading

    Urban Railroading

    The Ballard Terminal Railroad has ten empties en route to the BNSF interchange. It is temporarily halted by an automobile parked too close to the tracks.
  6. Puget Sound Special

    Puget Sound Special

    Steam double header from Tacoma to Everett and back.
  7. Climax at Elbe

    Climax at Elbe

  8. Approaching High Bridge

    Approaching High Bridge

  9. East Puyallup Facility

    East Puyallup Facility

    In the middle of switching with over 50 cars on the line.
  10. Night Crossing

    Night Crossing

    BDTL 98 is arriving at the interchange with the last reefer from Western Pioneer containing frozen fish bound for the U.S. East Coast. Western Pioneer shut down their shipping operations between Seattle and the Aleutians.
  11. Milw Rd 36A

    Milw Rd 36A

    Former Milwaukee Road #36A is photographed just outside the Balmer Yard office at Interbay (Seattle). This locomotive was formerly engaged in Chicagoland commuter service. During the summer of 2006, it was also part of the fleet of the Golden Pacific Railroad (along with the former Reading T-1...
  12. Rayonier #2

    Rayonier #2

    The event was the first public excursion involving the recently refurbished Rayonier #2. This shot, taken from the cab of Hammond Lumber Co. #17, shows the #2 heading down to couple onto its train for a double header excursion up to Divide.
  13. Whoops


    Self-explanatory. Stuff happens. None of us are immune.
  14. Pacing the 2100

    Pacing the 2100

    After being re-railed for the second time, the former Reading 2100 is back on its way to the Tacoma Rail shops prior to its movement to Eastern Washington. In this photo, it is being towed by Tacoma Rail at very slow speed - but the effect is nice.
  15. Busy Waterfront

    Busy Waterfront

    Looking south from the Ballard Bridge a few years ago. 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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