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  1. Wisconsin, SK

    Wisconsin, SK

  2. Hopper Leak at Kamela

    Hopper Leak at Kamela

    This train was topping the Blues at Kamela. As I was watching the train go by, I saw what appeared to be a hot bearing. It turned out to be an open hopper door instead. I wonder what the customer will think when his "loaded car" has a lot less load inside?
  3. Reading & Northern

    Reading & Northern

    These coal hoppers have been showing up on CN through town since at least June 14th, 2008. Odd, since they have an interchange with CP. Clearly they didnt think the slogan through, as Reading & Northern is a US shortline, while I keep seeing them in Canada. Although hard to see in the...
  4. Second Hand News

    Second Hand News

    Let me down in the tall grass. The 520 is what ultimatley got me out of the house that day. The 107 was right behind him.
  5. CN 434-60

    CN 434-60

    Recently I posted a photo of a CP hi-rail truck pulling two ballast hoppers: This is CN's version of the same exercise, taken 3 years ago in Winnipeg (you can see the downtown skyline). Interstingly CP also had a PETTBONE Swingmaster at work that day, yet he wasn't the...
  6. Former BN Open Hopper.......

    Former BN Open Hopper.......

    WE 548995 is a former BN open hopper. It was bought by Wheeling when the BNSF merger occured.
  7. WE 548995

    WE 548995

    Shot of WE 548995, an ex- BN open hopper, accompanies CIRR 90050. 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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