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The first day of Spring and it's Sunday in Tacoma, WA. Train number 11, the Amtrak Coast Starlight departs on time with Canadian National Burrard.
The Burrard is named after Burrard Inlet, near CN's western terminus of Vancouver, BC. Sister car Bedford, was named for Bedford Basin, at the...
Hello there, I was wondering if someone could explain to me how UP operates over the BNSF from Tukwila to Seattle and Northward? I believe i've seen UP trains going over Stevens Pass, but I might be mistaken. And if possible how UP leaves Tacoma and onto BNSF Southward? I'm curious how BNSF and...
MRSR's first public runs out Tacoma since 2007 had former NP E-9 on one end and former Paulson Logging # 70 at the other, fresh from a complete restoration. Lots of stack talk as 70 threads it's way through the debris in a cut near highway 7.
This color photo was modified using Photoshop. First I used the poster edge filter to distort the basic photo. Then I selected the photo minus the sky and placed it as a foreground on a NASA photo of a star cluster. The original photograph showed the GNP Reading 2100 doing trial runs up the...
With BNSF 5915 plus two other ES44ACs in the lead,a westbound loaded grain train heads for the grain export terminals along Puget Sound at Seattle or Tacoma,WA.There were also three D9s mid-train and two D9s pushing on the rear.
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