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  1. High Green @ MP 210.5

    High Green @ MP 210.5

    NS 17K westbound at New Waverly, IN heading into the sunset. This location is on the far eastern edge of the NS Illinois Division.
  2. Lake Louise Sunrise

    Lake Louise Sunrise

    GW Travel passengers are treated to an early morning runby from CP 2816 at Lake Louise Station on Sept 30, 2008.
  3. BNSF Glint At Roggen, CO

    BNSF Glint At Roggen, CO

    A BNSF coal load passes the east switch at Roggen, CO on 4/16/2006. This was a pure grab shot, didn't have time to setup and compose like I prefer. Canon EOS 20D EF 70-200mm f/4 L @ 70mm
  4. Grain into the Glint

    Grain into the Glint

    Two Dash 9's lead a grain train in the glint of sunset at 8th Street.
  5. Glint off the Bridge

    Glint off the Bridge

    A stack train comes off the Columbia River bridge with the glint of sunset on the train.
  6. Sunrise at Nebo

    Sunrise at Nebo

    The first rays of sun make a bright glint off grain hoppers at Nebo.
  7. Grinding the Grade

    Grinding the Grade

    A eastbound stack train grinds up the grade between Harrington and Bluestem, WA.
  8. Cresting the Divide

    Cresting the Divide

    A eastbound stack train crests the divide beteen Harrington and Bluestem on BNSF Columbia River Sub (ex-GN)
  9. Brand New Metrolink PHI sits at Lancaster

    Brand New Metrolink PHI sits at Lancaster

    A Brand New Metrolink F59PHI sits in the Lancaster Metrolink station
  10. Morning Light

    Morning Light

    Stored cars on the track show off the reflected light.
  11. A Whole Tank Full of Glint

    A Whole Tank Full of Glint

    This still-shiny tank car was photographed in June 2004 at Horseshoe Curve in Altoona, PA. Probably won't be long till it's as dull as the car that follows...
  12. Glint light

    Glint light

    A eastbound BNSF stack train pulls upgrade near Bluestem, WA.
  13. Gonerail


    On a clear, cold, foggy November morning, an eastbound NS freight knocks down the signal at Mexico, Pennsylvania. Harrisburg is less than an hour to the east.
  14. From the west end of the Fullerton platform. Canon pro90 digital camera. Processed with PhotoImpact software. 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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