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Nighttime at Portland Union Station. One of the Amtrak Cascades trains lays over as a baggage cart crosses to meet another train as it arrives. Portland Union Station is over 100 years old and is a landmark in Portland.
Amtrak Cascades Train #506 races north after crossing over from Main #1 to Main #2 at MP 111 crossovers. The train is about 10-12 minutes away from it's next stop at Kelso, Washington. The sun just happened to show when the train was coming into view, so I converted it into black & white.
Talgo from Barcelona pulled by an old SNCF electric across the lagoon of Port-la-Nouvelle in southwestern France at sunset. Because of the high humidity and amounts of salt in the air there are constant sparks flying from the DC-electrified overhead wire.
The first signs of spring are beginning to show at Dogfish Point along Samish Bay, with grasses greening up and the trees having thawed out and begun to bud. Through this scene sweeps Amtrak Cascades train #513, ten minutes into its daily journey from Bellingham to Portland.
Here is the Talgo at the Vancouver Amtrak depot doing work on Main #2 and the BNSF Subraru job with the BNSF #2935 (RCL'ed) comes up Main #1 to go down to the Port of Vancouver with his autoracks in tow from North Portland Jct. Yard (Terminal 6). This BNSF job has gone to remote control the...
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