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  1. east_bay_alex

    Meals for Train Crews

    How do train crews get time to eat when on duty? Are they allowed to go to the nearest fast food joint by the tracks if time allows? I recently heard a UP freight in a siding waiting for MoW to clear up and they asked if they had time to get food. Thanks for your input! Alex Wilson Castro...
  2. DoctorZ

    Twin Cities, Minnesota, Kids TV Show Casey Jones 1960's

    If you were a kid growing up in the Twin Cities area during the 1960's, you'd be treated to a locally produced TV show called: Lunch With Casey. It was one of the best local TV shows ever produced in the area, and I found a video clip of one of my favorite memories of that show--take a look:
  3. Q

    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...
  4. Engineer walking beside tracks

    Engineer walking beside tracks

    This is the companion photo to the one I posted previously showing the engineer (Lynn Nystrom) disembarking from UP844 after arrival at Coffeyville, KS on 04/24/2010. I will dedicate this photo to the memory of UP steam engineer Lynn Nystrom, who reportedly passed away on May 5, 2010. RIP
  5. CP Rail #9016 Engineer

    CP Rail #9016 Engineer

    Indian Head Railyards...
  6. Engineer CP Rail

    Engineer CP Rail

    Checking on the Second Locomotive...
  7. The Artful Dodger

    The Artful Dodger

    I can't tell if the Engineer is posing or flipping me off. Well whatever he is doing, he is deffinatley aware of the fact that I have a Camera. CN 2230 and 2 other General Electrics move CN 115 to Calgary.
  8. * End Of A Night Shift *

    * End Of A Night Shift *

    Engineer at crew-change, coming home from a night shift at Austrian "Taurus" Class 1116 025 in June 2005, Vienna.
  9. Coast Starlight at Sacramento

    Coast Starlight at Sacramento

    The Coast Starlight is seen at Sacramento where it makes a crew change and fuels up.
  10. Coast Starlight Engineers

    Coast Starlight Engineers

    The engineers from the Coast Starlighr between SAC-KFS are seen below the locomotive (AMTK 120) they just got out of, another crew will be taking care of it to SJC.
  11. The Engineer

    The Engineer

    My engineer for the day blows the horn approaching a crossing outside of West Irving Station. I wish I had learned his name. He was a really nice guy. If you know this man, please e-mail me.
  12. I'm a lucky guy :-)

    I'm a lucky guy :-)

    Me easing TRE cab car #1000 into Dallas Union Station. Haha, I wish. It's made obvious this is a posed picture (look by the dashboard)! 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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