Miscellaneous Railroads

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An unusual meet of the Amtrak Desert Winds in Cajon Pass, California. The westbound train was running very late, due to bad weather.
Shot from the vestibule of the Rio Grande Zephyr in the spring of 1982, we meet an eastbound freight on our way up to the Moffet Tunnel and summit.
The signal tower at the east end of the North Platte, Nebraska, Union Pacific yard, as seen in 1994.
An Illinois Central freight crosses off the Santa Fe tracks onto its own rideaway in Coal City, Illinois.
This Durango and Silverton RR freight is just departing Durango, Colorado. Shot taken in 1982.
The Southern Pacific's "Oil Can" passes over itself on Tehachapi Loop, California.
An Southern Pacific freight in Tehachapi Loop, California.
This Southern Pacific's pushers come out of the tunnel just as the head end passes overhead on Tehachapi Loop, California.
The southbound Coast Starlight crosses the double deck draw bridge over the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon. The top deck supports vehicle traffic and Portland's light rail line.
The Durango and Silverton RR station in Silverton, Colorado in October of 2001.
The Portland Oregon train station.
A Southern Pacific freight heads down through the loop with UP helpers on the rear end to provide braking power.
The interior of Grand Central Station, New York, New York.
A young man from England was pencil sketching the interior of the station.
The exterior of Grand Central Station, with with Chrysler Building in the background.
A New York Subway train is seen here leaving a station in Brooklyn, with the Manhattan skyline in the background.
The Nickle Plate #765 on an excursion train over the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad, eastbound in Wheaton, Illinois in September, 1984.
The Chicao and Northwestern #1385, takes on water at its home at the Mid-Continent Railway Museum, in North Freedom, Wisconsin in 1981.

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