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  1. Sandpoint, ID

    Sandpoint, ID

    Westbound loaded grainer crosses Lake Pend Oreille, one of four that headed west that morning!
  2. Empty grain at Scenic

    Empty grain at Scenic

    Saturday an eastbound empty grain leaves the siding at Scenic and heads for Cascade Tunnel. A WB stack train and track inspector are on the main.
  3. Westbound BNSF Grain

    Westbound BNSF Grain

    A Westbound BNSF grain train rolls out of the rock cut at North Dalles, WA on the Columbia River Gorge.
  4. BNSF 4868 Lyle, WA

    BNSF 4868 Lyle, WA

    A Eastbound BNSF Grain train travels through the Rock Cut at Lyle, WA
  5. Grain train at low tide

    Grain train at low tide

    On Good Friday, a westbound loaded grain train travels along Puget Sound south of Edmonds. As the mid-train DPUs pass the camera, the head end is at MP16. It's hard to see, but on the far right edge of the photo is the U-ROOEVE waiting to go noth.
  6. CP Grain Train

    CP Grain Train

    The second short grain train 20 min. following the SD90/43MAC's at Rokeby, Sask. on the Wtnyard Sub. with another 29 grain loads. This little community is at Mile 18 on the Wtnyard Sub. This train had 2 tank cars.
  7. CP SD90/43MAC

    CP SD90/43MAC

    A short grain train was moving towards Bredenbury on the Wynyard Sub with a pair of SD90/43MAC's. This train was 29 grain loads on Mile 11 East of Yorkton, Sask.
  8. CN Peoria local

    CN Peoria local

    Departing Taloma Grain Co
  9. WA Grain Train at St. John, WA

    WA Grain Train at St. John, WA

    A string of covered hoppers, including six WA Grain Train cars, wait for their loads at the General Mills elevator in St. John, WA.
  10. Westbound Bread For The World

    Westbound Bread For The World

    With BNSF 5915 plus two other ES44ACs in the lead,a westbound loaded grain train heads for the grain export terminals along Puget Sound at Seattle or Tacoma,WA.There were also three D9s mid-train and two D9s pushing on the rear.
  11. Grain Train into the Sunset

    Grain Train into the Sunset

    AN NS grain train moves westbound towards Lafayette, IN after picking up loads at Clymers, IN on the NS Illinois Division.
  12. "BIG" Grain Train #1

    "BIG" Grain Train #1

    BNSF 5177 is lead unit on what the dispatcher called a "hot" grainer headed westbound with cargo for a waiting ship. BNSF 1005 & 4865 are the other units on the headend.
  13. "BIG" Grain Train #2

    "BIG" Grain Train #2

    NS 8370 and BNSF 1109 & 4465 are the center train dpu's on the westbound grainer.
  14. "BIG" Grain Train #3

    "BIG" Grain Train #3

    BNSF 4855 & 4838 are the dpu's bringing up the rear on the heavy westbound grainer.
  15. CP Minnidosa Subdivision

    CP Minnidosa Subdivision

    CP Grain Train with power 9126, 9602 moving through Gladstone MB. in light rain with 67 grain hopper cars. The time was 14:45 hrs.
  16. Empty grainer at Chehalis, WA

    Empty grainer at Chehalis, WA

    An empty grain train flies through Chehalis, WA, on the double track Seattle Sub.Taken from a public grade crossing sidewalk, well back from the crossing gate arm.
  17. Grain Train at Elm Creek

    Grain Train at Elm Creek

    CP Rail Grain Train at Elm Creek Cargill Elevator spotting 100 grain hopper cars to be loaded. This train was handled by 3 man crew and units 6077, 6005 West.
  18. The Cycle Continues......

    The Cycle Continues......

    A farmer plants seed as westbound hoppers pass on NS 19K. The locations is west of Clymers, IN on the NS Wabash.
  19. Morning At North Dalles

    Morning At North Dalles

    An Empty BNSF grain train heads east through North Dalles with Mount Hood in the Background.
  20. CTRW Sisters in action

    CTRW Sisters in action

    Carlton Trail units 1004 and 1006 back together after some time of being separated by Alberta and the mountains. 1006 comes from the now defunct Okanagan Valley Railway however is still painted in CTRW livery. Carlton trail's third unit bears the livery of the Okanagan line. This is the second... 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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