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  1. Surprise in the first rain squal of the 2012-13 season...

    Surprise in the first rain squal of the 2012-13 season...

    CEFX GP20D # 2009 works the former UP line to the coast (now a short spur used by the PS&P) at Raisch, WA, near Centralia
  2. Modern day schooner...

    Modern day schooner...

    Northbound Cacades stops at Centralia, WA in heavy fog...
  3. Taking the curve

    Taking the curve

    BNSF stack train heading south near Bucoda, WA.
  4. UP 5087 South

    UP 5087 South

    A Southbound UP garbage train makes it's way off the PSAP line and onto the Seattle Sub at Centralia, WA on 6/19/2011
  5. BNSF 635 North

    BNSF 635 North

    A Northbound BNSF mixed freight blasts it's way through Centralia, WA on the Seattle Sub
  6. Light Power Move

    Light Power Move

    BNSF 2104,one of the Centralia Yard switch engines is making a light power move from the yard to the Centralia Steam Plant to pick up a string of covered hoppers for movement to the yard
  7. Talk about far from home...

    Talk about far from home...

    Former FEC units leased to the Puget Sounds and Pacific confusing the locals at every intersection at Centralia, Washington
  8. In Your Face

    In Your Face

    A Southbound UP mixed freight makes it's way off the PSAP and onto the Seattle Sub at Centralia, Washington
  9. Outbound on the Centralia Steam Plant Spur

    Outbound on the Centralia Steam Plant Spur

    BNSF 9313 on the point of an empty unit coal train leads its train out the Centralia Steam Plant Spur towards the Seattle Sub main and a return to Powder River
  10. Foggy Morning

    Foggy Morning

    UP 5465 leads a southbound stack train out of the fog and past the Centralia depot on a dismal fall morning.
  11. Ships that pass...

    Ships that pass...

    Southbound Cascades racing a BNSF coal train through Centralia, WA
  12. If only the signs could talk...

    If only the signs could talk...

    Bridge warning sign along the joint BNSF/UP line through Centralia, WA
  13. Almost There!  #2

    Almost There! #2

    BNSF 5753 leads a BNSF Unit Coal Train as it approaches its destination,the Centralia,WA steam plant.The consist had an ES44AC and SD70ACe up front,125 100 ton hoppers and an SD70ACe and SD70MAC as DPUs on the rear.
  14. Powder River Basin Bound

    Powder River Basin Bound

    BNSF 8850 leads an eastbound empty Unit Coal Train thru Thompson Falls,MT.It departed Centralia,WA headed for the Powder River coal fields for another load for the Centralia Steam Plant.The train is moving on the Thompson Falls siding after a westbound revenue freight passed.
  15. Southbound approaching Centralia

    Southbound approaching Centralia

    AMTK 116 on the point of the southbound COAST STARLIGHT slows its train as it approaches the East Maple St. crossing at the north end of the Centralia,WA AMTRAK Depot.
  16. Color from nowhere

    Color from nowhere

    This is at the crossover between Centralia and Chehalis, WA. Dropping the color back into the targets wasn't as easy as I'd thought it would be! Sadly, these signals were gone by late summer.
  17. Runner on the blocks...

    Runner on the blocks...

    BNSF GE C44-9W # 730 sitting at the Centralia, WA yard waiting for clearance to take the Southbound main with a stack train.
  18. racing the rain

    racing the rain

    Amtrak Cascades rounding a curve North of centralia, WA at about 80 MPH
  19. In the days of wine and roses...

    In the days of wine and roses...

    BN caboose sitting at Centralia, WA on a rainy day
  20. NP cart

    NP cart

    Former NP cart at the Centralia, Wa station...

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