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  1. CSXT'S Boyles Terminal Sub

    CSXT'S Boyles Terminal Sub

    A pair of CSXT Southbound Coal Trains are sitting at South Alice awaiting fresh crews to take them on to Montgomery & eventually Mobile, Al.
  2. That's My Boy!

    That's My Boy!

    He turned one this week. He cut his first tooth on his birthday. He likes his plush puppy. He likes his mom, dad, brothers and chasing the cat. When he hears the train coming, he crawls at his fastest and stands at the storm door to watch them roll by. With hands pressed to the glass and baby...
  3. Heading for the warm trains

    Heading for the warm trains

    It's late winter, but the weather is still cold and blustery. Here some early peak-hour travellers hurry to the warmth of their electric trains, ready to take them home. The scene was taken at Melbourne's Flinders Street station, Australia, in August 2000.
  4. BNSF'S East Thomas Yard

    BNSF'S East Thomas Yard

    BNSF Yard Switcher building trains at BNSF'S East Thomas Yard
  5. Movin' On

    Movin' On

    St. Lawrence & Hudson, Siding, Scotia, NY, USA February 2, 2004. This was my first outing with the new Canon Digital Rebel. Icy footing, 80x300 zoom lens, late day sun, all in all a really exciting shot. The train was moving straight for me, but was 70 yards away. I really moved!
  6. Meet at Cantara, CA

    Meet at Cantara, CA

    June 20, 2003 at the top of the Cantara Loop where the Mott and Azalea sidings are at, is a meet between 2 UP trains with Mt. Shasta in the distance
  7. UP in Wyoming,Winter Night

    UP in Wyoming,Winter Night

    Sold, Hanging here in town in a bank. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 inch,depicting a UP passenger train in the middle of a snowy night in Wyoming 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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