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For many years I have been searching for images of a specific Northern Pacific exhibition rail car referred to as "Oregon on Wheels". It traveled from Oregon to the East Coast and back again between October 31, 1891 and May 26, 1892.
The car, converted from a larger than normal baggage...
Nevada Nothern Railway, Ely, Nevada. Photo shoot from Feb 6-8, 2004. Vintage #93, 1909 Alco 2-8-0 pulling original ore cars and caboose. Perfect winter photo conditions - cold, blue sky, tons of smoke and steam.
Nevada Nothern Railway, Ely, Nevada. Photo shoot from Feb 6-8, 2004. Vintage #93, 1909 Alco 2-8-0 pulling original ore cars and caboose. Perfect winter photo conditions - cold, blue sky, tons of smoke and steam. Great photo weekend !!
A rather ancient 'schoolboy photo' of mine of Pacific 70049 taken around 1960 in North Wales at Penmaenmawr Station. This is on the Crewe to Holyhead Main Line. The loco was in beautiful condition and was used on Express trains including the famous "Irish Mail". I am doing a Painting...
While in high school in the 1950's, my good railroading friend, Jim Herron (now of Herron Rail Video)and I would wander down to Union Station many a weekend. I had an old Kodak Pony 35mm and took this picture. Jim recently "digitized" it and cleaned it up for me.
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