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  1. VIA No. 1

    VIA No. 1

    Via No.1 with power 6411, 6441 with 15 cars is starting to notch it up West of Portage la Prarie just as it is leaving the West Tower.
  2. USDOT U30C

    USDOT U30C

    Back in the day this was GE's most popular 6-axle, offered in direct competition to EMD's SD40-2, making him a direct predecessor to todays GEVO. 600 units were made vs. 4,000 40s. Interstingly both UP & BN bought up a bulk of them, 150 vs. 686 & 180 vs. 779 respectively. UP...
  3. KCS 1 Christmas train - Plano TX

    KCS 1 Christmas train - Plano TX

    KCS 1 leads Christmas train westbound on 12/02/2008
  4. R.I.P. Fort Garry spur

    R.I.P. Fort Garry spur

    This spur ran off CN Rivers sub into the Fort Garry Industrial Park #1. At its peak it had at least four spurs and siding, serving a variety of warehouses in the area. When I started railfanning in 2003, it was down to one spur and a siding, both lacking traffic. Not surprisingly by Spring 2005...
  5. Full Body Shot

    Full Body Shot

    This can be seen as one of the greatest things I have ever achieved. For the longest time I wanted to take this picture, but I didn't want to sacrifice the option of close up photos. I knew this Tramp job was coming, but I decided to burn down to the CP bridge in attempt to catch the 456. When...
  6. CSX 1 and 693 s/b Walbridge Jan 6 2008

    CSX 1 and 693 s/b Walbridge Jan 6 2008

    Approaching former C&O yard from the north. Sadly, this excellent spot for morning photos - overcast notwithstanding - is up for development.
  7. CSX 1 - My first rail photo of the year!

    CSX 1 - My first rail photo of the year!

    CSX 1, the Spirit of West Virginia, southbound at Walbridge, Ohio north of the yard Jan 6 2008. Cruddy lighting aside, it was my first photo of the year, first CSX sighting of the year, so why not complete the trifecta and make it my first online photo?
  8. Game over

    Game over

    A contracor takes away the ties of CN's Fort Garry Industrial Park #1 trackage. I haven't seen a train there ever since I started railfanning two years prior, so it's fair to say that not much has been lost. There weren't even any cars in the industrial park, not to mention 2/3's of the tracks...
  9. BNSF SD40-2's

    BNSF SD40-2's

    2 BNSF SD40-2's in H1 pull a mixed freight westward past the Quality Inn in Billings.
  10. Geeps and a Baldwin

    Geeps and a Baldwin

    BN New West Local with a pair of GP7s pick up at Custer WA a D.I.T. DAT 1 Baldwin DS-4-4-6 switcher to bring into Bellingham for movement to Seattle and the SNC in 1980.
  11. To be SNC #51

    To be SNC #51

    Delta-Alaska Terminal no.1 Baldwin DS-4-4-6 was destined to the Seattle & North Coast RR in 1980. Once acquired it was painted as North Coast Lines no.51 in Northern Pacific style and got involved in legal action because of the paint scheme. Spent little time on the SNC before moving on...
  12. MRL F45 Great Adventure

    MRL F45 Great Adventure

    BNSF #6809 south at MP 111.
  13. SD60M at Havre

    SD60M at Havre

    A BN SD60M & a BNSF H1 Dash9 are seen here at Havre.
  14. A Superliner 1 Truck

    A Superliner 1 Truck

    A picture of the front truck under this Superliner 1 car.
  15. Preserved


    This one was made for Rjukanbanen (RjB) which was only reachable by railway ferry. The line was located on the other side of Tinnsj. It went to Rjukan.
  16. Wheels


    Mattole lumber RR # 1 donated to Csrm by henry sorenson
  17. BNSF'S Clovis Sub

    BNSF'S Clovis Sub

    BNSF Eastbound Vehicle Train rumbles over bridge #1 entering Abo Canyon at Sais, NM.
  18. One Chance, One Train

    One Chance, One Train

    The family was gathering in Bellingham for Mrs. NP1232's mom's birthday and it takes about 2 hours of riding ferrys and driving to get there. As we crossed over the BNSF Bellingham Sub just north of Burlington, the CN 5746 passed under. Because we were running on time, Mrs. NP1232 authorized a...

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