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Luopoling is one of the railfan favorites in Beijing, China because of a bridge it features. But the other attraction here is a DF7B that services the shortline here. I don't have too much intel about it but I did discern that this small yard is used exclusively to store shoving platforms for...
Hello! I came across this boxcar, that I think may have been a salesman's sample or a fancy office piece. The Allison Manufacturing Company was named such in 1883. I believe this piece to be older than that, based on the square bolt heads. It is made of chestnut. The roof is copper, the wheels...
After attending National Train Day in St. Louis, MO, I went to the suburb of Kirkwood for some train watching!
Here is a Union Pacific Coal consist moving westward at dusk:
Kirkwood - Union Pacific Coal
Here is some Standard-Definition "as is" video from my Panasonic Camcorder, shot years ago. You will see action in Downtown Memphis at Kentucky Street, as well as trains going through my hometown of Olive Branch, Mississippi.
NOTE: I found this in a file folder, and am posting it as is...
03/04/14 At Sherman Creek Park on a crisp sunny afternoon, I heard CSX B749 coming down Metro North's Hudson Line at University Heights from across the Harlem River. It was led by two GP38-2's and pulling 7 Box Cars. Enjoy!
This is the first hybrid-system switcher in the world.
JR-Freight built HD300 for alternation of generations.
JR-Freight will disuse model DE10 in Tokyo metropolitan area.
JR-Freight Model:HD300, 901, 1-4
Drive:B-B Power: 270ps, Diesel engine 275PS...
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