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Photo ID: 387703

One of the few times in my life where any living creature has found me more interesting than a passing freight train.

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Oakesdale, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: April 08, 2011


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Jan 23, 2012

Views: 3,055
Comments: 2

Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 383917

Big things come in big packages! A week before Christmas, we're moving an early gift for the city of Moscow: a 600,000 pound transformer! Moved on a special 12-axle depressed flat, the new ... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Spangle, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Big Move
Photo Date: December 13, 2011


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Dec 14, 2011

Views: 4,635
Comments: 3

Favorited: 29
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Photo ID: 360104

Out in the wide open, the '16 and her train get up to the 25mph track speed. In the background, Upper Columbia Academy houses 9-12 grade students.

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Spangle, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: April 08, 2011


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Apr 11, 2011

Views: 2,702
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Favorited: 10
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Photo ID: 360101

Pushing hard on the throttle south out of Spangle, the '16 startles a few ponies.

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Spangle, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: April 08, 2011


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Apr 11, 2011

Views: 3,827
Comments: 2

Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 336640

W&I's official watch dog, Molly, stands guard under the parked power at Marshall Yard, doing her best to disrupt the activities of a couple photographers. Photo taken from railroad property wi... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Marshall, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 28, 2010


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By: David Honan

Added: Sep 03, 2010

Views: 5,001
Comments: 7

Favorited: 34


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Photo ID: 312691

With a big grin on his face, Stan finishes today's 2-hour, 2-car run from Palouse, WA to Princeton Lumber. He eases the '16 at a snails pace back out onto the main line and from there, will tie th... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Princeton, Idaho, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: November 15, 2009


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Feb 01, 2010

Views: 3,859
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7
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Photo ID: 304247

Stan Patterson is at the controls, rolling a mere 1mph down Whitman Street. Slowing to cross over HY27, he lays on the music while watching carefully for cars. Behind the little geep are 2 empty c... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Palouse, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball Extra
Photo Date: November 15, 2009


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Nov 16, 2009

Views: 6,514
Comments: 1

Favorited: 12
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Photo ID: 301538

With Stan working on the F unit, Jer has to switch himself around the elevators of Oakesdale for a little while.

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Oakesdale, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: November 15, 2008


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Oct 24, 2009

Views: 2,618
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Favorited: 2
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Photo ID: 301415

End of the day and end of the daylight. In the distance of the evening, our conductor ties up the end of the train while Jer shuts down the power for the night. By the morning, fertilizer will be ... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Wilson, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: August 18, 2009


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Oct 23, 2009

Views: 2,829
Comments: 1

Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 301413

Late summer harvest time. Knee-high lentils turn all sorts of shades of yellow and orange as they become ripe and ready for harvest. Using all three motors, the W&I moves 11 loads of fertilizer ac... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Whelan, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: August 18, 2009


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Oct 23, 2009

Views: 3,185
Comments: 1

Favorited: 4


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Photo ID: 294487

Hands of the railroad.

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Wilson, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: The Highball
Photo Date: August 19, 2009


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Aug 20, 2009

Views: 2,075
Comments: 0

Favorited: 4
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Photo ID: 286809

One of the grain elevators in Oakesdale towers above the 316 in the late afternoon sun. The railroad moves a large amount of grain traffic out of Oakesdale, reflecting the agricultural traffic tha... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Oakesdale, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 05, 2009


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By: Matt Farnsworth

Added: Jun 08, 2009

Views: 2,076
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Favorited: 1

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Photo ID: 262824

The textures, grime, and shapes of railroading. Brakes are set on the resting '16 while it spends the night a few feet from Idaho. The fertilizer hoppers delivered today will be unloaded by mornin... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Wilson, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 15, 2008


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Dec 08, 2008

Views: 2,927
Comments: 1

Favorited: 2
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Photo ID: 262820

A beautiful fall day on the Palouse. The 16 won't have to run solo much longer. It will need to switch the grain loading facilities in Oakesdale before picking up more power. From here, it'll grab... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Oakesdale, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: None
Photo Date: November 15, 2008


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Dec 08, 2008

Views: 4,263
Comments: 2

Favorited: 12
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Photo ID: 260384

Looking over the long hood of the '16. The tired old bell has trouble striking the sound ring these days, but still makes a wonderful sound upon contact. A sound, a ring, a melody impossible to re... (more)

Railroad: Washington & Idaho
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Pullman, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: WIR 316
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 15, 2008


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By: Mike Bjork

Added: Nov 17, 2008

Views: 3,334
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
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