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Photo ID: 390799

Alco A-B-B units accelerate with train 76, CALIFORNIA SPECIAL on their way to Lubbock and eventually Temple, TX. This train was comprised of some cars picked up from the SAN FRANCISCO CHIEF in Clo... (more)

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: Alco PA-1
Location: Farwell, Texas, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 52L
Train ID: 76
Photo Date: March 12, 1966


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By: Bob Krone

Added: Feb 27, 2012

Views: 8,536
Comments: 3

Favorited: 61
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Photo ID: 390638

Pacifics #210 and #212, former passenger power, sit idle in the dead line waiting for the executioner. During this era, the Virginian was on a diesel-buying binge and by 1957 all steam operations... (more)

Railroad: Virginian Railway
Locomotive: Steam 4-6-2
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: VGN 210
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 26, 2012

Views: 8,032
Comments: 1

Favorited: 35
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Photo ID: 390541

A pair of heavy switchers under steam wait at the dock. Engine #241 sits behind #252.

Railroad: Virginian Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-8-0
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: VGN 252
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 25, 2012

Views: 5,868
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Favorited: 38
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Photo ID: 390540

boxcab #110 sits at the VGN terminal waiting for work.

Railroad: Virginian Railway
Locomotive: Alco-Westinghouse EL1A
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: VGN 110
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 25, 2012

Views: 7,499
Comments: 4

Favorited: 62
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Photo ID: 390435

A big motor, rated at 6,800HP, waits at the shed.

Railroad: Virginian Railway
Locomotive: GE EL-2B
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: VGN 126
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 24, 2012

Views: 9,728
Comments: 1

Favorited: 79


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Photo ID: 390331

Considering there were only 10 BQs in existence, I seemed to run into them fairly often. CSX's original blue and gray paint scheme was probably the best look for these units - the yellow nose mad... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE BQ23-7
Location: Russell, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 3008
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: August 08, 1991


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By: Wade H. Massie

Added: Feb 23, 2012

Views: 10,509
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Favorited: 49
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Photo ID: 389933

Eastbound Amtrak No. 704, the "Blue Ridge," was passing Mexico Tower at the east end of Cumberland Yard on Oct. 12, 1975, led by Amtrak E9A No. 400. To the left in background was an eastbound Tra... (more)

Railroad: Baltimore & Ohio (B&O)
Locomotive: EMD E9(A)
Location: Cumberland, Maryland, USA
Locomotive #: Amtk 400
Train ID: No. 704
Photo Date: October 12, 1975


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By: Extra 127 South

Added: Feb 19, 2012

Views: 10,824
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Favorited: 72

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Photo ID: 389847

Heavy switcher #244 grabs some nice backlight on a hazy August day enroute to it's assignment amongst the blooming Virginia thistle.

Railroad: Virginian Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-8-0
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: VGN 244
Train ID: light power
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 18, 2012

Views: 7,003
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Favorited: 45
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Photo ID: 389785

Class Y6a #2169 goes for a spin at Shaffers Crossing.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-8-2
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 2169
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 17, 2012

Views: 7,896
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Favorited: 59
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Photo ID: 389703

Y4 #2084 gets hostled at the Schaffers Crossing engine terminal.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-8-2
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 2084
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 16, 2012

Views: 7,048
Comments: 2

Favorited: 62


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Photo ID: 389693

A battle-worn 4-12-2 is seen speeding eastbound between Fremont and Omaha with the 91 cars of extra 9506.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-12-2
Location: Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Locomotive #: 9506
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1949


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By: Bruce Wilson

Added: Feb 16, 2012

Views: 6,731
Comments: 3

Favorited: 60
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Photo ID: 389615

A set of Santa Fe F units in Dearborn Station. Taken on Kodachrome II film from the Roosevelt Road overpass.

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 311
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1965


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By: Ted Ellis

Added: Feb 15, 2012

Views: 16,090
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Photo ID: 389606

In commemoration of his 800th photo accepted to the RP.net database, John presents doubleheaded Y6b class #2176 crossing over in front of his camera. Note the impressed onlookers across the track... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-8-2
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 2176
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: August 07, 1956


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 15, 2012

Views: 7,989
Comments: 4

Favorited: 70
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Photo ID: 389510

As the winter sun rises over the Cascades, its warm rays start to melt the morning frost and fill the valley with a light fog that glows from the sun. Its a serene and beautiful morning that come... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak Cascades
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Waller, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 1
Train ID: 501
Photo Date: February 05, 2012


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By: Eric Williams

Added: Feb 13, 2012

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Views: 16,866
Comments: 17

Favorited: 134

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Photo ID: 389424

Modern power mixes with steam in this 1955 view at Morris Park engine terminal.

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: FM CPA24-5
Location: Jamaica, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LIRR 2402
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: April 23, 1955


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Feb 13, 2012

Views: 7,476
Comments: 2

Favorited: 45

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