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  1. Freight cars

    Freight cars

    A few freight cars in nj
  2. NJT and Cars

    NJT and Cars

    NJT and Cars in the yard.
  3. IMG_0127_3


    Odd train on oregon trunk sub today,BNSF 2907 southbound,with what look like,steel coil cars.A very rare sight indeed due to the amount he's. pulling here.
  4. Who said the recession is over?

    Who said the recession is over?

    Strings of well cars stretch out across the CP Tyvan Subdivision from Stoughton Sk to Creelman Sk. Railroads are a good indicator if the economy is on the rise or fall and this photo says it all.
  5. Steam train at Rio Acima

    Steam train at Rio Acima

    A new steam train will be on rails next month here in Minas Gerais state. It will use the old EFCB abandonned line in Rio Acima, MG. The locomotive is a Oretein & Koppel 0-6-0.
  6. Rise Up

    Rise Up

    CP 9668 takes grain cars over the populated yard tracks at Moose Jaw's west end.
  7. C&NW cars on CalTrain

    C&NW cars on CalTrain

    A set of ex-Chicago & Northwestern gallery cars pull up to the San Antonio stop in Mountain View, California in June of 2001. These old C&NW gallery cars pinch hit for CalTrain's own coaches. CalTrain's gallery cars were being rebuilt by Alstom during that year.
  8. NKP 765 Photo Freighjt

    NKP 765 Photo Freighjt

    NKP 765 pulling a freight photo excursion between North Judson, In and English Lake, IN.
  9. RFFSA dormitory car

    RFFSA dormitory car

    Old RFFSA dormitory car scarapped at Sete Lagoas shops
  10. RFFSA QC-8289-1E

    RFFSA QC-8289-1E

    Old RFFSA QC-8289-1E dormitory car scrapped at Sete Lagoas shops.
  11. CP Rail #5966

    CP Rail #5966

    Dropping off Cars in the Paterson Siding...Indian Head...
  12. Sun Set Hopper Cars

    Sun Set Hopper Cars

    Railyards Indian Head
  13. Mixed freight

    Mixed freight

    A string of mixed freight cars including some boxcars & grain hoppers near Garrison
  14. Reflection


    CP M.o.w box cars mostly filled with spikes and water for the m.o.w workers. After a nice rain fall the day before this made a nice photo. Moosomin Sk
  15. Pulling into Moose Jaw

    Pulling into Moose Jaw

    CP 8759 Pulling Grain cars into Moose Jaw yards
  16. P&W Hillsboro Job heading towards Seghers Mill.

    P&W Hillsboro Job heading towards Seghers Mill.

    Here the Portland & Western Railroad Hillsboro Job towards Seghers Mill on the ex-SP trackage to switch out some empty woodchip cars for some loaded ones and a few loaded centerbeams. Seems like they do this job now with just one unit and run long hood forward 1/2 of the time.
  17. Last minute checks..

    Last minute checks..

    Here is the crew doing their last minutes checks as the steamer is releasing steam in the usual spots near and in the cab. This was my 1st time actually chasing a steam train without the huge railfan crowds around.. What a noticable change.
  18. Waitin' her turn to shine..

    Waitin' her turn to shine..

    #18 is sitting just idling underneath an overpass in downtown Hood River while waiting for all the passengers to board before a 10am departure on a crisp and cool saturday morning..
  19. Steam Bridge..

    Steam Bridge..

    #18 is giving this bridge on the Mt. Hood Railroad a good dose of thick black oily smoke as it pushes the passenger train up towards its final destination of Odell, Ore.
  20. #18 across the Hood River 8-4-2007

    #18 across the Hood River 8-4-2007

    With two of my friends, we ended up chasing Fleming Locomotive Works #18 as it crosses the river on the Mt. Hood Railroad towards the station sign "Switchback". The steamer sounded awesome!! 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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