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Photo ID: 466727

During A Pretty Heavy Snow Storm, NS 8100, The Nickel Plate Road Heritage Sits Parked Idling About 5 Miles From Ayer Yard, I Dont Know Why They Parked It Way Out, Maybe To Hide It From Us Railfans... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Ayer, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8100
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: January 18, 2014


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By: Mike Young

Added: Jan 18, 2014

Views: 4,325
Comments: 2

Favorited: 33

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Photo ID: 466273

A bloody nose for a bloody nose. Amtrak F7A No. 104 (formerly BN 9780; originally NP 6511A) went to early retirement after hitting a truck loaded with 1300 turkeys in northwestern Minnesota on Amt... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 104
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 1973


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Jan 14, 2014

Views: 5,760
Comments: 3

Favorited: 23

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Photo ID: 466243

While skiers enjoy the slopes of Winter Park, the Rio Grande Ski Train heads further west to turn on the wye at Tabernash, then waits in the siding at Fraser, Colorado, until it is time to head ba... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40R
Location: Fraser, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 7323
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 16, 2002


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jan 14, 2014

Views: 4,236
Comments: 4

Favorited: 34

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Photo ID: 466170

9801 going by the old CP station at McAdam is the only unit that is lettered as Maine Northern which is the railroad that Irving runs for the State of Maine. The spreader extra is heading down th... (more)

Railroad: Maine Northern
Locomotive: EMD GP38-3
Location: McAdam, New Brunswick, Canada
Locomotive #: 9801
Train ID: NBS Extra
Photo Date: January, 2014


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By: Rod Bushway

Added: Jan 13, 2014

Views: 2,658
Comments: 4

Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 465870

The Interstate heritage unit leads a Pennsylvania Power & Light unit coal train down the mountain, and around Horseshoe Curve. Easing along at 10mph, it takes two big units up front, 4 SD40E helpe... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8105
Train ID: NS 614
Photo Date: January 10, 2014


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By: Norfolk Southern Corp

Added: Jan 11, 2014

Views: 4,590
Comments: 6

Favorited: 59

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Photo ID: 465035

Marley Hill railway shed which is the oldest working shed in the world. It began housing locomotives in 1854. Today it is the base for Tanfield railway and here is an 8 year old shot of the railwa... (more)

Railroad: Tanfield Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-6-0
Location: Gateshead, United Kingdom
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 18, 2005


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By: davehewitt

Added: Jan 05, 2014

Views: 4,449
Comments: 2

Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 464803

An unusual influx of interchange cars over the weekend made for this rarity of having 2 U18Bs on the Belton Job this day. Even with both units the Belton Job were only able to take half the cars i... (more)

Railroad: Pickens Railroad
Locomotive: GE U18B
Location: Belton, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: PICK 9507
Train ID: Belton Job
Photo Date: December 30, 2013


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By: Ant Davis

Added: Jan 03, 2014

Views: 1,313
Comments: 2

Favorited: 13

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Photo ID: 464729

Railroad: PKP CARGO
Locomotive: Pafawag
Location: Rybnik, Poland
Locomotive #: ET41
Train ID: XXX
Photo Date: December 30, 2013


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By: Payus Kopec

Added: Jan 03, 2014

Views: 1,130
Comments: 3

Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 464697

Winter wonderland... Navigating through a snow covered downtown St. Mary's (compliments of winter storm Hercules), Russell-Cumberland general freight CSX Q316 passes the quiet store fronts of this... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: St. Mary's, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 547
Train ID: CSX Q316
Photo Date: January 02, 2014


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By: Chase Gunnoe

Added: Jan 02, 2014

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Views: 15,282
Comments: 10

Favorited: 99

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Photo ID: 464536

Vertigo! ... by FERRONOR train loaded with copper concentrate from Llanta, in Montandon - Potrerillos metric gauge line, with a maximum slope of 3.5% in this section. EMD G12 locomotive No. 82, co... (more)

Railroad: Ferronor
Locomotive: EMD G12
Location: Diego de Almagro, Chile
Locomotive #: FN 82
Train ID: Llanta - Potrerillos
Photo Date: January 30, 2012


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By: Entre Durmientes (Mauro C.)

Added: Jan 01, 2014

Views: 7,918
Comments: 11

Favorited: 43

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Photo ID: 464432

As we ring in the new year, Norfolk Southern wishes you a happy 2014! Photo by Casey Thomason. For more information about Norfolk Southern, visit more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Columbus, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: 5507
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 01, 2014


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By: Norfolk Southern Corp

Added: Dec 31, 2013

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Views: 11,823
Comments: 8

Favorited: 95

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Photo ID: 463017

On the 2'0" gauge Mulgrave Mill system Clyde HG-3R 0-6-0DH 19 passes under the 3'6" gauge Kuranda Railway with 19 ten tonne bins loaded with sugar cane from the Barron River.

Railroad: Untitled
Locomotive: Clyde HG-3R
Location: Redlynch, Australia
Locomotive #: 19
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 05, 2013


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By: 9T90

Added: Dec 21, 2013

Views: 6,524
Comments: 3

Favorited: 28

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Photo ID: 462472

After battling a 2 foot snowfall a few days ago, now it's turned to a cold snap with temps of -10 and a colder wind chill on a late afternoon just before sunset but the crew onboard CTRR SW1 #31 k... (more)

Railroad: Cloquet Terminal Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SW1
Location: Cloquet, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CTRR 31
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: December 13, 2013


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By: Todd M.

Added: Dec 16, 2013

Views: 3,661
Comments: 1

Favorited: 21

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Photo ID: 461367

Having just rode over this track on the very friendly, 18 inch gauge, Steeple Grange Light Railway near Wirksworth in Derbyshire, I was amazed to see the track profile!

Railroad: British Rail
Locomotive: track
Location: Wirksworth, United Kingdom
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 07, 2013


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By: phil cotterill

Added: Dec 07, 2013

Views: 9,408
Comments: 12

Favorited: 39

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Photo ID: 461122

During constant traffic underneath, between Zürich main station and Altstetten the new Letzigraben bridge is built with a 91 meter long and 650 ton heavy falsework. When finished in october 2014 t... (more)

Railroad: SBB
Locomotive: RABe 511
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 511 005
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 04, 2013


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By: Georg Trüb

Added: Dec 05, 2013

Views: 3,595
Comments: 3

Favorited: 7

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