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  1. DoctorZ

    Petticoat Junction: Full Length Feature Film 1963

    A full length feature film of the classic TV Show, Petticoat Junction: Enjoy!
  2. CP 5876 SD40-2

    CP 5876 SD40-2

    At one time CP ran almost a thousand SD40's and SD40-2's including leased units. Today they're numbers are dropping rapidly (300 or so left) do to the new GE's arriving. I'm posting this photo today because a couple days ago the unit right behind 5876, 5390 was retired and I just found out...
  3. Good old SOO

    Good old SOO

    Being a big rolling stock fan I searched throuhg my collection of a couple hundred "beaten" car shots and this is still the best IMHO. Whether it's SOO's white paint that exposes all the rust or the cars longivity, these boxcars can be found everywhere, often in this livery. Long live...
  4. Classic E-8 in Canada

    Classic E-8 in Canada

    1971 the new CPR action red color scheme is the new official colors for CP exception this classic E-8 repainted in CP gray & maroon. 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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