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  1. K-Line Stacks

    K-Line Stacks

    A westbound UP stack train runs beside the Columbia River west of Arlington.
  2. Foreign Power

    Foreign Power

    Union Pacific power in BNSF's Wishram Yard.
  3. Twin Bridges

    Twin Bridges

    An eastbound manifest train speeds through the Twin Bridges during the best fall colour we've had in years
  4. CP 9531 Eastbound at 85th Street

    CP 9531 Eastbound at 85th Street

    It's spring in Calgary - That means brown grass, a few green shoots, and snowfall as unpredictable as a wounded boar. Here's 672, an eastbound potash train, coming into Calgary with the rocky mountains in the background.
  5. Power of the Mountain 2

    Power of the Mountain 2

    A Union Pacific westbound frieght rolls to a stop at the west end of Champ Siding. Mount Hood looms in the background.
  6. White Satin

    White Satin

    A westbound Union Pacific freight train rolls past White Satin Sugar at Champ in Northeast Portland, Oregon. White Satin is a regular user of rail service.
  7. 400-02 at Massive West

    400-02 at Massive West

    Hammering the frog at 40MPH at the west switch of Massive Siding
  8. Eastbound 400 at Massive West

    Eastbound 400 at Massive West

    400-02 hammers the frog at 40MPH, headed for points east on a fabulous fall day 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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