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  1. Thunderheads


    Thunderheads loom over the silhouette of a BNSF SD70MAC near Roggen, CO.
  2. signal_silhouette_2a


    A signal stands in the warm afternoon light
  3. Light Power

    Light Power

    The third unit of a power set rolls beneath the setting sun at Giant, near Richmond, CA, on May 21, 2005.
  4. Spring Railyard Silhouette

    Spring Railyard Silhouette

    The Sunsets on a May Evening in the Indian Head Railyards.
  5. Harrisburg Waterfront

    Harrisburg Waterfront

    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is a city of bridges. On an early June 2003 evening a northbound coal train slowly crosses the ex-Reading Railroad bridge over the Susquehanna River into the city. 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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