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  1. Hometown Depot

    Hometown Depot

    Everyone has a "HomeTown", hopefully it still has a depot, and they are always special. Where is yours? Here's mine in April 1989. It still looks the same, It was bulit in 1874 by the Michigan Central Railroad, and is now Amtrak's second oldest station in the USA. -M. Ross Valentine
  2. Conrail 3025 in Lead

    Conrail 3025 in Lead

    A Conrail locomotive leading a NS out of the yard in Decatur AL on 2-20
  3. In the Shadows - NS8440 - C408W - M.J. Scanlon

    In the Shadows - NS8440 - C408W - M.J. Scanlon

    NS 8440 is parked and in the process of being secured by the crew at Cooper Street.
  4. Conrail Lash

    Conrail Lash

    Two ex Conrail units head up a UP train near Pine Bluff Arkansas. Nikon D100 16 - 35mm
  5. Cassandra on Fire!

    Cassandra on Fire!

    Conrail 3375 and NS unit help shove a freight towards Cresson in October 2000. Thin overcast skies and Agfa Ultra 50 film helped to capture this "hyper-saturated" fall color picture. Photo was taken with a Hasselblad 500 C/M with 150mm lens. 4x5 print scanned on HP 4c scanner. No color...
  6. Conrails on Cajon

    Conrails on Cajon

    At CP Silverwood on the Cajon Sub in Southern California, the BNSF interchange manifest train on the upper track crosses over from the Palmdale Cutoff to the BNSF tracks on November 29, 2003.
  7. Conrail SECS

    Conrail SECS

    Conrail train SECS rolls south along the Hudson at Bear Mtn, NY
  8. "Im Abendrot"

    "Im Abendrot"

    EB Conrail at Union City Ohio on the former Big Four, Sept.1989 Image 2003 M. Ross Valentine
  9. Conrail Wallpaper

    Conrail Wallpaper

    Alone with 73 empties in Hoston, Tx, seeking shelter from the cold back home?
  10. Jersey January Snow

    Jersey January Snow

    A Conrail GG1 kicks up snow at Princeton Junction, New Jersey, in January 1977. Photo by Steve Barry. 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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