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Fireworks - Lightning - Sparks
Sparks fly over the railroads from celebration fireworks, maintenance and repair "sparks", locomotive exhaust fireworks, and nature's light show.
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Photo ID: 663663

Cooling her heels after pulling the dinner train up Cumbres. The 487 basks in the glow of the annual Village of Chama fireworks

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Chama, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: C&TS 487
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 04, 2018


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By: William Diehl

Added: Jul 09, 2018

Views: 1,877
Comments: 2

Favorited: 16

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Photo ID: 663488

The City of Fillmore's 2018 Independence Day fireworks display is in full effect as the Fillmore & Western Railway's "Firecracker Train" sits nearby with lucky passengers onboard enjoyin... (more)

Railroad: Fillmore & Western
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Fillmore, California, USA
Locomotive #: FWRY 100
Train ID: Firecracker Train
Photo Date: July 04, 2018


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By: Alex Gillman

Added: Jul 08, 2018

Views: 638
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 663368

Grill Special Style

Cab's style grill sausages in the firebox of wood-fired Resita loco 764 449.

Railroad: CFF Romania Forestry Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-8-0
Location: Viseu de Sus, Romania
Locomotive #: 764 449
Train ID: FarRail Charter
Photo Date: February 20, 2018


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By: FarRail Tours

Added: Jul 06, 2018

Views: 2,420
Comments: 0

Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 663205

Fireworks rain out in the night sky as a line of EMD SD9043MAC locomotives rest on track 57 of the former Rio Grande yard in Pueblo. These units will stay parked here for over a year as they awai... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD9043MAC
Location: Pueblo, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 3665
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 04, 2017


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By: Frank Orona

Added: Jul 04, 2018

Views: 7,826
Comments: 2

Favorited: 36
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Photo ID: 662973

The second Tunnel (1)

Steaming through the second tunnel the loco blasts sparks against the natural tunnel ceiling. Some icicles see the sparks coming as well ...

Railroad: CFF Romania Forestry Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-8-0
Location: Viseu de Sus, Romania
Locomotive #: 764 421
Train ID: FarRail Charter
Photo Date: February 18, 2018


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By: FarRail Tours

Added: Jul 02, 2018

People's Choice 1

Views: 1,306
Comments: 2

Favorited: 19

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Photo ID: 661556

Two welders get horizontal to replace a worn out floor in the nose of Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3071 during the locomotive’s transformation into a SD40N at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Littl... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 3071
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: May 18, 2015


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jun 18, 2018

Views: 4,060
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Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 659263

Several welders replace worn out floors and sheet metal during Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3071’s transformation into a SD40N at the railroad’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, o... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 3071
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: May 19, 2015


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 27, 2018

Views: 2,466
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7
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Photo ID: 657876

CSX maintenance of way and LORAM crews grind #2 track near Martinsburg, WV.

Railroad: Loram
Locomotive: Loram Railgrinder
Location: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: LMIX 610
Train ID: NA
Photo Date: May 07, 2018


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By: Jon Wright

Added: May 13, 2018

Views: 619
Comments: 2

Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 657460

A welder cleans up a field weld with a grinder after a large gang of Union Pacific maintenance-of-way workers replaced the frog at the west switch of Mounds, Utah, on the morning of May 11, 2006.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Hi-rail section truck
Location: Mounds, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: n/a
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: May 11, 2006


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 09, 2018

Views: 3,137
Comments: 0

Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 651268

Blacksmith at Work

The coal mine of Zenica is a dangerous place. They couldn’t afford the necessary investments in infrastructure for more than a decade. Many weeks the miners we... (more)

Railroad: Rudnik Zenica
Locomotive: Steam 0-6-0
Location: Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Locomotive #: 62 633
Train ID: -
Photo Date: October 06, 2014


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By: FarRail Tours

Added: Mar 12, 2018

Views: 1,164
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 648864

From the eastern edge of the mine, on the evening of January 17, 2018, we were able to experience and photograph spectacular sparks of the heavy-duty steam locomotive with its coal train.

Railroad: Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Sandaoling, China
Locomotive #: unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 17, 2018


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By: Jan-Henrik Sellin

Added: Feb 19, 2018

Views: 1,807
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Favorited: 22
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Photo ID: 648799

Photographing these "Sparkly Trains" as they are often referred to can be a challenge. They are often photographed in the dark and spark output can vary greatly drastically changing the lighting c... (more)

Railroad: Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Sandaoling, China
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 08, 2018


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By: Travis Dewitz

Added: Feb 18, 2018

Screener's Choice
People's Choice 2

Views: 13,886
Comments: 5

Favorited: 61

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Photo ID: 648746

On September 28, 2011, inside Union Pacific’s De Soto, Missouri, car shop a welder grinds a repair to a freight car truck side frame that once belonged to UP covered hopper No. 980091. The repaire... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: none
Location: De Soto, Missouri, USA
Locomotive #: n/a
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: September 28, 2011


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 18, 2018

Views: 1,906
Comments: 1

Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 647916

A worker from Union Pacific’s De Soto car shop in Missouri cuts up damaged pieces from WPSX coal gon No. 1626 that is in the shop getting repairs done on September 28, 2011. These aluminum pieces ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: coal gon
Location: De Soto, Missouri, USA
Locomotive #: WPSX 1626
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: September 28, 2011


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 11, 2018

Views: 1,065
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Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 647788

On the evening of January 3rd 2018, a loaded Coal Train blasts out of the loading yard past 83 Station at the bottom of the grade out of Sandaoling Open Cut Coal Mine, Nth West China.

Railroad: Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Sandaoling, China
Locomotive #: 8225
Train ID: JS Class
Photo Date: January 03, 2018


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By: John Peters

Added: Feb 10, 2018

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Photo of the Week
People's Choice 1

Views: 13,355
Comments: 5

Favorited: 108
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