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    Amazon's Unique Reporting Marks

    I was driving behind an Amazon trailer recently and noticed that the reporting mark was "AZNG". This seems strange to me since I believed all trailers had reporting marks that ended in the letter "Z". As for Amazon's containers, it appears they use "AZNU". This reporting mark ends in "U" like...
  2. Westbound Intermodal

    Westbound Intermodal

    Round the curve at Underwood, WA
  3. Eastbound Intermodal

    Eastbound Intermodal

    At MP99 (mouth of the Deschutes River).
  4. east_bay_alex

    UP ZG2OA at Dutch Flat, CA with Centerbeam Flats?

    Precision Based Railroading at it's best? Definitely unique to see a premium intermodal with a long string of empty centerbeam flatcars at the end.
  5. The Good Old Days

    The Good Old Days

    A Phoenix-bound Z train rolls past the American Orient Express at Williams, Arizona. September 20, 1996
  6. east_bay_alex

    UNION PACIFIC Bay Area (CA) Freights in 2017 & 2018

    Please comment, leave feedback, improvements, etc. I appreciate your input!
  7. Short Intermodal

    Short Intermodal

    Heading west at Memaloose State Park, OR.
  8. Yard Limit

    The BNSF Gallup Subdivision Gallup, New Mexico, is the largest city along the BNSF Gallup Subdivision between Flagstaff, Arizona, and Albuquerque. Approximately 21,000 people call Gallup home, and it is predominantly made up Native Americans from the Navajo, Hopi, and Zuni tribes. The city...
  9. east_bay_alex

    Rainy Day at Pinole

    A rainy day at Pinole made for some great shots of train on the Cal-P. Included are many Amtrak California trains, a new Siemens SC-44 Charger, EB Coal Empties, and WB Double-stacks. Enjoy! Please leave feedback for improvements or stuff I'm doing well. I apologize for the wind noise...
  10. Vanishing Canadiana

    Vanishing Canadiana

    Both engines retired and presumably scrapped in 2007 & 2009 respectively. Same goes for the light aluminium CWB hoppers designed for light branch lines - nearly all of them ripped up now.
  11. ANRG 101 ex-IC GP11

    ANRG 101 ex-IC GP11

  12. CN 119 5-12-15

    CN 119 5-12-15

  13. CSX 797 ES44AC-H

    CSX 797 ES44AC-H

  14. Yard Limit

    Five Dash 9's on Intermodal Train in Seattle!

    How often do you see five Dash 9's on the same train?
  15. Highball Grass Lake

    Highball Grass Lake

    A Union Pacific Z train with Southern Pacific power leaves the siding at Grass Lake on the Black Butte Subdivision.
  16. RIP? CN 5256 SD40-2W

    RIP? CN 5256 SD40-2W

    14 months after I captured her leading a top Intermodal train, she was retired - among the first to go in CN's SD40-2 purge. Sold to UK's Select Plant Hire along with four other SD40-2Ws, repainted and re-numbered at a US shortline shop before being shipped over-seas, presumably to...
  17. CSX 5946 B40-8

    CSX 5946 B40-8

  18. Brand new GEVO

    Brand new GEVO

  19. CN 102 11-4-15

    CN 102 11-4-15

    Nothing special about this train - very common at this time. Friend just asked for pictures, so I edited them.
  20. UP 8352

    UP 8352

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