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    Great Nebraska Railroad History

    I love to find old articles or out of print books related to railroad or railroad history. Ran across this link and really enjoyed reading this newspaper article on Nebraska Railroads. Was from a Lincoln Nebraska newspaper in June 1887. Just thought I would share this and Im sure some of you...
  2. CNW 215

    CNW 215

    Still CGW red the 215 blasts through Lincoln, IA in October of 1972
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    Cnw fremont to lincoln

    Just some pictures I took the other day of the remains of the CNW platte river bridge west of Fremont. Hard to find much left of this branch that went to Lincoln. cant figure out how to get the pics posted but this...
  4. njurgensen

    Lincoln, NE area shots

    This will be a thread where I dump any and all pictures RR associated that I take in and around Lincoln. I attend the University of Nebraska and my parking lot is right next to the busy Creston Sub northeast of Hobson Yard...
  5. njurgensen

    What is this car? I saw this exact car tonight as I was leaving campus. It looked to be on the local train heading back to Hobson here in Lincoln, NE. My question is what is it and what is it used for?
  6. NS'S Alabama Division Birmingham East District

    NS'S Alabama Division Birmingham East District

    NS Eastbound Military Train 057 departs the siding at Lincoln, Al. after having met Amtrak P019. NS ran several military trains within a week or 2 & I was lucky enough to capture 2 of them in 3 days with nice BNSF power. These military train were destined for Ft. Benning in Columbus, Ga.
  7. NS'S Alabama Division NA District

    NS'S Alabama Division NA District

    NS Westbound Vehicle Train 270 returning back light engines to BNSF'S East Thomas Yard in East Thomas, Al. from the Honda Plant in Lincoln, Al. 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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