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  1. A Safety-Minded Visitor

    A Safety-Minded Visitor

    NS 4639 sports Operation Lifesaver paint as she is the trailing unit off the Z-CHCPTL, shown here pausing at Vancouver waiting to get into the roundhouse.
  2. The End of the Rainbow

    The End of the Rainbow

    Two geeps sit in Vancouver Yard underneath a rainbow.
  3. Night at Vancouver Center

    Night at Vancouver Center

    A switcher sits with Great Western Malting in the background.
  4. Looking Through

    Looking Through

    BNSF2283 sits around Vancouver, Washington
  5. GEVO crossing over

    GEVO crossing over

    A southbound manifest led by the first UP GEVO unit comes through Vancouver center.
  6. Glint off the Bridge

    Glint off the Bridge

    A stack train comes off the Columbia River bridge with the glint of sunset on the train.
  7. A nighttime pause

    A nighttime pause

    A northbound UP train pauses at the depot while another train crosses over at night.
  8. Transfer in the Snow

    Transfer in the Snow

    A few inches of snow won't stop the Vancouver transfer job.
  9. How can it be called "Heritage" and Remote?

    How can it be called "Heritage" and Remote?

    A geep with brand new "Remote Control Equipped" stickers leads the southbound transfer out of Vancouver on a showery Feburary day.
  10. Military UP on the BNSF

    Military UP on the BNSF

    A Ft. Lewis-bound military train with two UP units for power is approaching Vancouver, WA on the BNSF Fallbridge Sub.
  11. CP in the Fog

    CP in the Fog

    A Rivergate train led by a CP AC4400 comes through the fog in Vancouver, WA.
  12. Shiny Red and South of Home

    Shiny Red and South of Home

    Two CP AC4400's pause at Vancouver, WA while a trainmaster looks for a rider on the second unit.
  13. One of a Kind

    One of a Kind

    The one remaining BNSF SDP40 sits at night at Vancouver, WA
  14. Nightlights


    A geep idles in front of the Vancouver, WA depot around 02:40 AM.
  15. NPCU at Vancouver at Night

    NPCU at Vancouver at Night

    AMTK 90252 pauses at night with Great Western Malting in the background.
  16. CPR 8535 North

    CPR 8535 North

    A lone AC4400CW (CPR #8535) drags 105 cars northbound towards CN's Lynn Creek yard.
  17. CPR New Westminster Switcher

    CPR New Westminster Switcher

    CPR's New Wesminster Switcher, with two GP38ACs #3006, and ex-E&N #3005 approach SNS Sapperton in New Westminster, BC.
  18. CN 302-04

    CN 302-04

    A SD40-2W and GP40-2LW lead train 302 eastward out of CN's Thorton Yard in Vancouver, BC.
  19. BNSF 5522

    BNSF 5522

    Dash9 #5522 pulls point duty on the EVEVBT. CN's Thorton Yard was pretty full, causing a slight delay in having the train pull into the yard.
  20. BNSF 9243

    BNSF 9243

    BNSF 9243 waits behind 5522 for space in CN's Thorton Yard. 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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