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Semaphores, lamps, signs, hand signals. Anything that sends a visible message to train crews.
Photo Album By: Michael William Sullivan
 
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Photo ID: 611362

The days of the old N&W CPLs are numbered, as seen here at Webster. In some locations, such as Bonsack, the new "Vader" signals have already gone up and the CPLs come down. In others, su... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Webster, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 26, 2017


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By: Andrew Maus

Added: Mar 27, 2017

Views: 4,286
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 608459

During the winter of 1988-89, intense winter conditions in Oregon's Blue Mountains created havoc for Union Pacific. Trains were detoured over Southern Pacific's Modoc Line and via the Feather Rive... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C)
Location: Stronghold, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 9258
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 11, 1989


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By: Wendel Moran

Added: Mar 01, 2017

Views: 979
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Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 608406

"Chicago & North Western System"

One of two remaining Chicago & Northwestern GEs on the Union Pacific roster lead an eastbound transfer train from Rochelle, IL to Chica... (more)

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Cortland, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 8646
Train ID: UP I-G2G2
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Michael William Sullivan

Added: Feb 28, 2017

Views: 1,045
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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 607595

"The Circus Comes to Oak Island"

Conrail's OI-09 crew relays the Ringling Brothers "Red Unit" train into Oak Island to put it in position for unloading. The t... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE ET44AC
Location: Newark, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 3254
Train ID: CR OI-09
Photo Date: February 21, 2017


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By: Michael William Sullivan

Added: Feb 22, 2017

Views: 929
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 606580

A southbound train rolls along the Hudson River at New Hamburg, N.Y., on the former New York Central Water Level Route. Today the FL9 locomotive, the tower, and the bridge are all gone.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD FL9
Location: New Hamburg, New York, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 489
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 1995


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By: Steve Barry / www.railroadphotographer.com

Added: Feb 13, 2017

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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 606217

The Susquehanna inspection train for its management and BOD to get a first view of its new route between its Southern and Northern Divisions rolls through Franklin, New Jersey. The recently reacti... (more)

Railroad: New York, Susquehanna & Western (NYS&W)
Locomotive: EMD F45
Location: Franklin, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: NYSW 6370
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 16, 1986


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Feb 10, 2017

Views: 1,078
Comments: 1

Favorited: 19

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Photo ID: 604328

Mixed freight 189 heads west upgrade past the N&W CPL's at Villamont with a clean NS 8807 on the point.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9 (Dash 9-40C)
Location: Villamont, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8807
Train ID: NS 189
Photo Date: January 09, 2017


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By: John Puda

Added: Jan 25, 2017

Views: 576
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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 603676

Another cold day in the High Sierras draws to a close but the action is just beginning for the Union Pacific Railroad. Throughout the day, the Truckee-based Jordan Spreaders were working to clear ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Norden, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8999
Train ID: ZG2OA 11
Photo Date: January 13, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Jan 19, 2017

Views: 3,531
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Favorited: 43

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Photo ID: 603347

"Rumbling Through Waldwick"

The H08 passes by the historic WC Tower and Waldwick Station as the train rumbles through the middle of town on the way east to Croxton Yard... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACU
Location: Waldwick, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: NS 7290
Train ID: NS H08
Photo Date: January 16, 2017


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By: Michael William Sullivan

Added: Jan 16, 2017

Views: 694
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 602284

"SW1001s on the Atlantic Branch" Long Island Extra 100 heads west on the Atlantic Branch towards VD Yard with LIRR SW1001 #100 leading New York & Atlantic Railway SW1001 #101. The power was... (more)

Railroad: Long Island Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SW1001
Location: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Locomotive #: LI 100
Train ID: LI Extra 100
Photo Date: January 08, 2017


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By: Greg Grice

Added: Jan 09, 2017

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Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 602039

A post christmas thunderstorm...of PAR EMD's hauls this heavy slurry train up the grade into Gardner MA

Railroad: Pan Am Railways
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Otter River, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: MEC 3404
Train ID: ST BFPO
Photo Date: December 26, 2016


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By: Mitch Cobb

Added: Jan 07, 2017

Views: 575
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 601815

A pair of former Burlington Northern SD40-2's lead westbound auto rack train Q227 under the NYC signal bridge at MP 126 in Ashtabula.

Railroad: Helm Financial Corp. (HLCX)
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Ashtabula, Ohio, USA
Locomotive #: HLCX 8072
Train ID: CSX Q227
Photo Date: July 25, 2013


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By: John Puda

Added: Jan 05, 2017

Views: 525
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Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 601431

The New Year's Day edition of OI-16 is running under the wires of NJ Transit's North Jersey Coast Line as it approaches Perth Amboy station. This Conrail local uses a roughly 3 mile segment of th... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD45-2
Location: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: NS 1700
Train ID: CR OI-16
Photo Date: January 01, 2017


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By: Robert Pisani

Added: Jan 01, 2017

Views: 663
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Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 601125

Top Ten of 2016. With the year almost over, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from 2016.
7. My next favorite shot comes from my first railfanning trip of the y... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Newport, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9691
Train ID: NS 20W
Photo Date: January 19, 2016


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By: Christopher Blaszczyk

Added: Dec 30, 2016

Views: 549
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 599418

The old platforms at the former PRR South Street station in Newark once offered a haven to watch and photograph the action under the wires, such as this view in 1985.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: ASEA AEM-7
Location: Newark, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 918
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Photo Date: June 06, 1985


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 14, 2016

Views: 1,001
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Favorited: 9

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