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  1. CP Vaughan Intermodal

    CP Vaughan Intermodal

  2. Skyline Potash

    Skyline Potash

    Can you find the green diamonds?
  3. Green Diamonds

    Green Diamonds

    The evil army charges onward to a mine somewhere. The train is heading east, so they must be empty.
  4. Redondo Zirconia

    Redondo Zirconia

    The Santa Fe crosses the Santa Fe at Redondo Junction in Los Angeles, CA, November 28, 1999. The tower still stands boarded up in 2006, but the trackage has been completely reconfigured and the diamonds are gone.
  5. The Ol' Switching Tower!

    The Ol' Switching Tower!

    A shot of the old switching tower, once used to guard the B&O-NYC (now CSX) diamonds!
  6. Used Diamond

    Used Diamond

    A well-worn diamond at milepost 10 on the BNSF Fallbridge Sub.
  7. Chicago Diamonds

    Chicago Diamonds

    View looking away from Union Station
  8. Protecting the Diamonds

    Protecting the Diamonds

    From the Tustin Junction side of the diamonds at CP College in Anaheim, California. The Marlboro local shoves off of an industrial spur preparing to get permission to cross the diamonds and return to the Anaheim yard. 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.