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  1. FDDM 200039

    FDDM 200039

    Centerbeam, 73-0 IL, near Perris, CA. 2/23/19
  2. TTZX 856810

    TTZX 856810

    After calling Rob (robjacox) about the BNSF SD70ACe coming into town, I headed down to Cascan myself to try and get a photo of it with my new camera. If you saw Rob's photo of the SD70ACe, you'll know what happened to me when they set out the cars. This car a only a test shot to dial in the...
  3. 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.
  4. CN lumber train

    CN lumber train

    There's one lumber train on the CN TRANSCON each day, it consists of 2-3 units (often a BCOL unit) 95% center-beams with the remaining 5% tankers, boxcars, even hoppers sometimes. Because of its scheduling I see the train every other time I railfan CN, and have learned the hard way that it's...
  5. Center-beam from above

    Center-beam from above

    An empty center-beam returns east on CBNS 305
  6. Look what the lumber trade dragged in!

    Look what the lumber trade dragged in!

    Union Pacific C40-8 9184 makes a short but sweet visit to riverview behind A CN C44-9W on a westbound empty centerbeam manifest.
  7. Howdy, stranger!

    Howdy, stranger!

    Union Pacific C40-8 9184 makes a short but sweet visit to riverview behind A CN C44-9W on a westbound empty centerbeam manifest.




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