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  1. Ice Storm

    Ice Storm

    After an ice storm, I searched out the opportunities around the Derry Road crossing in Hershey, PA and was treated to this setting.
  2. Couldn't feel my fingers...

    Couldn't feel my fingers...

    In my creative stupidity I seek out the full moon, in ALL seasons. This January was nearly too much for me, but here is an NS eastward train following the valley of the Juniata River in sub-zero temps on the night of the full moon.
  3. Twas the Night Before Christmas...

    Twas the Night Before Christmas...

    Okay, not really, but it is a cold December 2002 evening in Bainbridge, New York, where a CP train is heading southward through town on the rails of the former D&H Railway.
  4. Snoozing RIC

    Snoozing RIC

    Night work, yeh I cop a lot of that. After depositing our motive power on the fuel pit at Delec depot in Sydney back in 2001, while hoofing to the zona room, I spied Rail Infrastructure Corp 4819. I forget whether we were round-tripping or heading home passenger. Any hoo, I obviously had enough...
  5. Night Cement Delivery

    Night Cement Delivery

    The Ballard Terminal Railroad is delivering two loads of cement to Salmon Bay Sand & Gravel in Seattle, WA.
  6. Southwest Chief Eastbound at MP58.25

    Southwest Chief Eastbound at MP58.25

    After waiting and waiting for the NS Maersk locomotive to roll west into LA, our railfan group retreated to MP 58.25 with the intent of seeing the Southwest Chief on Cajon Pass. Two of the group decided to attempt a bulb exposure of several minutes. This image is the results of those thoughts... 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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