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  1. Headed for Home

    Headed for Home

    Fading afternoon light adds to the presence of the Daylight as it accelerates past MP-102 of BNSF's Fallbridge sub. The special had shortly before crossed the bridge over the Columbia river and exchanged conductors. They are on the home stretch now of the run back to Portland, after beginning...
  2. Evening Z at Avery

    Evening Z at Avery

    A west-bound Z passes through the grade crossing at Avery as the evening light touches the hills above.
  3. Celilo Bridge from Avery

    Celilo Bridge from Avery

    An afternoon westbound at Avery with the Celilo bridge in the background.
  4. BNSF 3131

    BNSF 3131

    Going away shot of a trash train that BNSF 109 is leading, this time showing the trailing GP50 still wearing BN colors.
  5. BNSF 109

    BNSF 109

    GP60M 109 leads GP60B 346 and GP50 3131 on a garbage train in Avery, WA.
  6. BNSF #9229 North at Evaline, Washington

    BNSF #9229 North at Evaline, Washington

    BNSF #9229 North at Avery Road W in Evaline, Washington. This is a coal train bound for the power plant at Centralia, Washington. The #9229 is bathing in the last light as the clouds are on the increase creating low light conditions.
  7. Gorgerail 2007

    Gorgerail 2007

    BNSF GP39-2 pulls a local freight through the signals at Avery, WA.
  8. Gorgerail 2007

    Gorgerail 2007

    BNSF 7806 pulls a mixed manifest through Avery, WA.
  9. Eastbound Empty Coal @ Avery, Washington.

    Eastbound Empty Coal @ Avery, Washington.

    Here is a Eastbound Empty Coal train at Avery, Washington. This is going back to the Powder River from Centralia, Washington. I looked at the color version and I thought Black and White would look better on this photo.
  10. IMG_0381


    Eastbound stack train at West Avery, WA. Every time I wait for this shot, the sun swings around I end up on the shady side. I guess I'll have to keep trying.
  11. Powerbars At Avery

    Powerbars At Avery

    Mt Hood makes a nice backdrop for this Z train at Avery.

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