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    Help Locomotive Railroad Bell

    Hi I recently listed an antique railroad bell, very large brass or bronze one on eBay for sale. I was wondering if anyone might be able to tell me specifically what train it would have been on or if there is a way for me to tell? I have had a few requests asking this and am not sure how to...
  2. Bell at Aurora Depot

    Bell at Aurora Depot

    Bell at the east end of the restored Mo-Pac depot in Aurora, Mo. MP caboose 13558 is off-frame to the right.
  3. Conrail Geep

    Conrail Geep

    What we have here is the bell, some fuel lines and the usual rust. Not bad for an ex-Conrail Geep, currently lettered LLPX and working for CBNS. The photo was taken from a street which leads into the station, which is now a museum, so no trespassing.
  4. BC Rail SD40-2

    BC Rail SD40-2

    BC Rail 763 looks fine no matter where it goes.
  5. Old to Newer

    Old to Newer

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