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    Great Northern Conductor hat pin

    Hi, Just wondered if this hat pin looks right , It does not have the band holes as the ones I have seen . It seems also not as wide .It measures roughly 3" x 1 1/4" or so. Thanks for any response. Mark
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    Conductor's Stool

    Hey y'all! I had a quick question for any collector's out there. I recently acquired this passenger step stool. I cannot for the life of me identify what company it was used with and what era it was from. Does anyone know the brand or time period of this stool by the looks of it? Any insight...
  3. Future? What future?

    Future? What future?

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    Chasing seniority question about terminals

    So, I am a conductor for bnsf. I've recently been forced to chase my seniority around the system due to coal being hurt by all the bankruptcies going on in the powder river basin. My question is this, "does anyone know of a terminal that has a run with a gym at the away from home terminal?" I...
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    BNSF Madill,OK Engineer Seniority District

    Hello friends. I am a first time poster and I was wondering if any of you knew what seniority district the engineers fall under for Madill Oklahoma. I am a newly promoted conductor on the Springfield DIV in Enid ok. I literally marked up on Sep 04 2013. I am about to be furloughed because they...
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    Questions For Employees.

    Hey, my name is Cliff. I'm currently in highschool in Allentown, PA, and I've really been looking over the conductors job. NS pretty much runs this area, but there is a small CP yard in Bethlehem, but doesn't get too much action, and doesn't look like too much stuff is going on there. I've heard...
  7. Chief Conductor and His Shadow

    Chief Conductor and His Shadow

    The conductor of the Chicago bound Southwest Chief looks the end of the train to see if the passengers have finished boarding before departing Fullerton on a rainy night in southern California.
  8. Surfliner Conductor

    Surfliner Conductor

    One of the conductors on a northbound Pacific Surfliner looks toward the front of the train during its scheduled stop at Fullerton.
  9. Warbonnet


    Conductor riding the step on a warbonnet.
  10. The Roll-by

    The Roll-by

    After the 8341 south has pulled into the hole its conductor detrains and visually inspects a moving northward for any irregularities. I don't remember the exact location, but it is near the California-Oregon border on the Natron Cut-off in March, 1994. Yeah, I know, the SP would have said East...
  11. No longer a man's job

    No longer a man's job

    This was unheard of in the Southern Pacific's days of commuter trains. A female CalTrain conductor validates tickets inside one of the old Chicago & Northwestern gallery cars in June of 2001. Lots of women are now serving aboard the commuter trains as conductors or assistant conductors. Even...
  12. CP Rail #9016 Conductor

    CP Rail #9016 Conductor

    Indian Head Railyards...
  13. Conductor CP Rail

    Conductor CP Rail

    He had trouble opening the Lock...I had to lend him a Hammer...That did the trick...Then I informed him about Railroad Forums & Webshots...
  14. Conductor CP Rail

    Conductor CP Rail

    Switching Back on to the Pick up the Rest of the Train...
  15. Conductor CP Rail

    Conductor CP Rail

    Closing the Switch to the Paterson Inland Terminal Siding...
  16. NS'S Alabama Division Columbus District

    NS'S Alabama Division Columbus District

    The Conductor gives a friendly wave as NS Westbound Rock Train 67G rumbles through Kellyton, Al.
  17. A glimpse of days past...

    A glimpse of days past...

    The conductor punches ticket stubs, as visitors to the Elgin Trolley Museum take a ride on vintage CTA car no. 4451, which was built by the Cincinatti Car Company in 1924.


    At Joliet Union Station on 12/10/06, the conductor of the inbound Statehouse(train AMTK 300) checks his watch before yelling "ALL ABOARD!"
  19. Coast Starlight Conductor

    Coast Starlight Conductor

    My dad is seen at the window in the 1110 car of number 11. We are just about to pick up a Union Pacific crew at Marysville, to take them to Sacramento.
  20. Conductors conversation

    Conductors conversation

    Conductor Frank Klatt, my father, (right) and Asst. Conductor Dennis (left) seen outside of the Klamath Falls, OR Depot having a conversation before the arrival of the southbound Coast Starlight #11. 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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