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  1. a penny's view

    a penny's view

    CPR station and water tower at Parksville, BC in August of 1989. Three excavators loaded on flat cars are staged in the yard as well as some ballast hoppers. The water tower has since been moved but the station remains.
  2. E&N mainline at Esquimalt

    E&N mainline at Esquimalt

    E&N mainline near milepost 3.0. Shot out the back of a northbound passenger train. As you can see the track mower had been working in the area that week. 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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