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    Seen a BNSF unit train on the Baird sub tonight.

    This is the second one i've seen this week. Where are they going? Anybody know?
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    Rain washes out bridge on UP Sioux City line

    Total loss of the structure. Happened right after a train crossed. I wondered why Hulcher was running around Missouri Valley today! http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/Collapsed-Rail-Bridge-Under-Repair-After-Close-Call-322461451.html?utm_source=facebook_WOWT_6_News
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    Heveyweight coach heading West on US highway 30 in Iowa!

    Just walked out of the gas station to see a full size heavyweight coach pass by going eastbound thru Logan, Iowa. Car was dark green with lots of tagging done on it. Could not see a roadname or car#. Anybody got any info? Didn't have time to grab a pic. Yes, it was on a semi trailer.
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    Canadian Pacific closes hump yard in Bensenville, IL?

    What's the status? I just heard from an employee that the tower is coming down next week? Anybody know what the status of the yard will be after the tower is gone?
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    Prints off old slides?

    See that there are sellers on e-bay who sell any size prints of old slides they have in their collection. Does anybody ever buy them? Just wondering.
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    RSS overload!

    Every new post is a RSS post, except this one! Nothing to say by "Hi"!
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    Anybody happen to catch the CN RDC car in CB?

    Seen it headed out of town, northbound. No chance to get a photo. Anybody else see/catch it?
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    35mm camera for shooting slides? What do you use?

    So before it's gone completely, I would like to shoot some slide film. It seems good 35mm cameras are dirt cheap anymore as everyone has gone digital. So what kind of camera do you all use/recommend? Will any 35mm film camera shoot slide film? I have a Cannon EOS digital camera that I shoot with...
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    Al Chione slides

    So I'm looking at slides on E-Bay, and it seems that the single chione slides seem to sell pretty good. Sets seem to do well too. Are his slides collectable even though they are dupes?
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    Railroad & Train Auction the Saturday

    As seen on craigslist. Auction house in Missouri Valley, Iowa has a huge railroad and model train auction the Saturday, the 11th, at noon. link: http://omaha.craigslist.org/clt/2839158961.html
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    What? No blair sub photos today?

    :D:D:D:D:D:D:D You would be lucky to find the track right now!
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    Railroad slides. Original or not?? Question.

    Railroad slides. Original or not?? SAMPLES!!!. Hello everyone. I just purchased a 10,000+ railroad slide collection. A lot of the slides are local shots from the Omaha/Co. Bluffs area, but there are 1000's of them from all over the country. Question is how can I tell the originals from the...




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