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  1. CP Rail #8711

    CP Rail #8711

    A skiff of snow produced a ghostly effect on CP Rail locomotive
  2. Birch Street Crossing in the Sunset

    Birch Street Crossing in the Sunset

    A beautiful sunset engulfs Birch Street in DeMotte, IN on September 20, 2013.
  3. UP 8471 South

    UP 8471 South

    Southbound UP Manifest makes it's way down the mainline at Crescent Lake, OR
  4. Crescent Lake, OR

    Crescent Lake, OR

    Southbound UP 8471 Blasts through the Crescent Lake signal bridge on the Union Pacific Cascade Crossing
  5. UP 5354

    UP 5354

    Southbound UP mixed freight climbs up the 1.8% grade at Frazier, Slide
  6. Southbound Starlight

    Southbound Starlight

    Southbound Amtrak Coast Starlight makes it's way up the 1.8% grade at Frazier, OR on the Cascade Crossing
  7. UP 5381 Frazier, OR

    UP 5381 Frazier, OR

    Northbound UP mixed freight heads down the grade at Frazier, Slide on the Union Pacific Cascade Crossing
  8. Crossing at Odem

    Crossing at Odem

    UP 2887 leads a Corpus Christi bound manifest across the UP Brownsville line.
  9. Amtrak 192 Wicopee, OR

    Amtrak 192 Wicopee, OR

    A northbound Amtrak Coast starlight makes it's way through a Curve at Wicopee OR on 6/12/2010
  10. UP 4208

    UP 4208

    A northbound UP mixed freight makes it's way down the grade at Wicopee, OR
  11. Pueblo Nights

    Pueblo Nights

    Union Pacific train MPBDV (Pueblo to Denver)rolls through a rural Grade Crossing north of Pueblo, Colorado on the former Rio Grande's "Joint Line".
  12. I've Been Working by the Railroad ...

    I've Been Working by the Railroad ...

    I've Been Working by the Railroad, All the livelong day, I've been working on the railroad, Just to pass the time away ... Photo: May 2nd, 2009, Niita, JR East Karasuyama line, Tochigi pref., Japan
  13. Northbound at McCredie Springs

    Northbound at McCredie Springs

    This is a true grab-shot. While "chasing" the UP 5099 North - which may have been the only northbound freight of the day - I was looking for a new photo angle at McCredie Springs. Working my up the adjacent access road, the train appeared much sooner than I expected. This was shot...
  14. Smoke on the Water

    Smoke on the Water

    CN 351 resumed movement, and passes through bridge trusses at Riverview in the afternoon mists off the South Saskatchwan River.
  15. After the train clears...

    After the train clears...

    Looking upgrade towards the summit of Mullan Pass from down near Austin after the train cleared the grade x-ing
  16. Mullan Grain

    Mullan Grain

    An east-bound BNSF grain train roars toward Helena, Mt as it decends the 2.2% grade on the east side of Mullan Pass near Austin.
  17. This is the end

    This is the end

    No formal signage of bumpers. Why this isn't torn up, I don't know.
  18. Yikes!

    Yikes!

    This young lady decided it was very important for her to cross the tracks AFTER the crossing guard went down. Fortunately, she made it. I noticed several other people do the same thing during the hour and a half I was in Flagstaff. The train was BNSF 8026, see my other photo of it at...
  19. What's wrong with this picture?

    What's wrong with this picture?

    A strange situation at Vickers, Ohio Oct 28, 2007: This NS freight, powered by CN 2603 and 5334, is just about to hit the diamonds as CSX 8741 and 7383 wait in the clear southbound. But why is the northbound CSX signal showing red over yellow for the northbound train behind me when the crossing...
  20. What exactally is it?

    What exactally is it?

    What ever it is, it's employed as some sort of guard for a crossing a few feet from the yards on the CP Outlook sub. It appears to be a semi-dismantled crossing fixture, and I am unaware if it controls the cars or the trains.




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