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  1. Lorasaurus


    A pre-historic dinousaur, now working as a vacum on CN! LORAM LRV-7 aka LMIX 507 Railvac heads to the shops after working Clavet siding. He must be brand new - not in the CTG yet. There are only three like him in North America. He's so important, he even held up CN's top train, Intermodal 112.
  2. American Plaza

    American Plaza

    An Out-of-service Blue line train waits for the light at American Plaza Station, which is partially built into the lobby of a 40-story building. This train terminated here due to a water main break under the tracks ahead, in order to continue their blue-line journey passengers had to...
  3. Bucolic Interurban

    Bucolic Interurban

    Septa's Route 101 passes thru Smedley Park on its way to Media
  4. Elevated LRV

    Elevated LRV

    One of San Diego's LRVs is on a lift in their maintenance facility
  5. Inside MAX Shops

    Inside MAX Shops

    Light rail vehicles being maintained at Tri-Met's Ruby Jct. shops in Portland.
  6. Tower to LRV...

    Tower to LRV...

    A TriMet MAX Red Line train passes in front of the control tower at Portland International Airport
  7. Dallas DART

    Dallas DART

    Just in case you've never seen Dallas DART's LRVs.
  8. Red Linerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

    Red Linerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

    A MAX train rolls past the station and the Red Lion hotel
  9. Eastbound at Lloyd Center

    Eastbound at Lloyd Center

    An eastbound MAX at Lloyd Center near downtown Portland, OR. 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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