RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 2248 BNSF Railway EMD GP38-2 at Wilmington, California by Joe Blackwell
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


BNSF Railway (more..)
EMD GP38-2 (more..)
BNSF Harbor Sub Watson yard Wilmington (more..)
Wilmington, California, USA (more..)
March, 2000
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
BNSF 2248 (more..)
Unknown
Joe Blackwell (more..)
Contact Photographer
Remarks & Notes 
BNSF yard job 711 shoved track 1231 "blind" (no one on the point or in view of the point) cut off not realizing they had shoved seven car lengths past the clearance point, through a derail (which obviously worked!) and across a street. Fortunately no one hurt and amazingly the cars did not come uncoupled and the air hoses never parted putting the train into emergency which is why the job didn't even know this had happened.
Community Response Photo Comments (7) 
Views: 8,656     Favorited: 19
Since added on October 04, 2013

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (5)+ Add to Album
Unseen Aspects

Album created by member ckeefer58
Album Views: 765,062
Pictures of things often unseen in the world of railroading. Interesting equipment, operations, and people that help the railroad go around.
BNSF

Album created by member bnsf_fan
Album Views: 5,582
STU'S TRAINS 2

Album created by member AUSSIE STU
Album Views: 53,752
Train photos I like.
Freight cars

Album created by member Jean-Marc Frybourg
Album Views: 264,403
A much needed album given that there is no "category" to identify these pictures
Quality and Exceptional Railway Photographs

Album created by member Cameron Applegath
Album Views: 453,112
Interestingly composed shots that grab the viewers eye right from the thumbnail.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2013 Joe Blackwell. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2019. All Rights Reserved.