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The Way it Used to Be
Things change. Railroads are no different. A collection of images showing the railroads as they used to be.
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Photo ID: 658526

A quartet of EMD SD40-2s power an eastbound Union Pacific freight at Hermosa on UP’s route over Sherman Hill in Wyoming in July 1984. The train is entering a cut that leads to the twin bores of He... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Hermosa, Wyoming, USA
Locomotive #: UP 3555
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1984


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: May 20, 2018

Views: 1,020
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Photo ID: 657763

Fifty years ago, May of 1968, SP ALCO Hydraulic #9151 led a Pacific Locomotive Association "Truckee Limited" from Oakland to Truckee and back. Held outside of Sacramento on the return tr... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: ALCO DH643
Location: Truckee, California, USA
Locomotive #: SP 9151
Train ID: Truckee Limited
Photo Date: May 19, 1968


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By: Drew Jacksich

Added: May 13, 2018

Views: 5,669
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Favorited: 27
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Photo ID: 657020

After graduating from high school, friends and I drove up to Northern California to photograph the Western Pacific in Stockton and the Feather River Canyon. WP employees told us we may want to wai... (more)

Railroad: Western Pacific
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Stockton, California, USA
Locomotive #: WP 913, WP 706, WP 917, WP 918
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1980


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By: James R Doughty

Added: May 05, 2018

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Favorited: 22

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Photo ID: 656324

On a wet November 23, 1986, Milwaukee Road EMD SD40-2 No. 193 sits near the sand towers at the locomotive facility at the sprawling yard in Bensenville, Illinois.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Bensenville, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 193
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: November 23, 1986


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 28, 2018

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Photo ID: 655306

SOO 720 leads a westbound freight into Irvine Yard at Chippewa Falls, WI supported by one of SOO's 10 GE U30Cs and a leased DMIR SD9.

Railroad: Soo Line
Locomotive: EMD GP30
Location: Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: SOO 720
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February, 1970


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Apr 19, 2018

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Photo ID: 653129

MILW 943 appears to have an exclusive parking spot in downtown Eau Claire. The unit spent the weekend here, about a block east of their depot and small yard.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD SW1
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 943
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 1972


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Mar 27, 2018

Views: 1,707
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Photo ID: 653125

Soo Line 807, one of ten U30Cs owned by the railroad handles some switching at Humboldt Ave. Yard, across the Mississippi from Shoreham. The Dodge cab over pick up might be more rare than the GE a... (more)

Railroad: Soo Line
Locomotive: GE U30C
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: SOO 807
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1972


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Mar 27, 2018

Views: 3,343
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Favorited: 31

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Photo ID: 653124

I never tire of seeing SD45s, having grown up with these C&NW behemoths. These were probably my favorite as the flares really stuck out with no dynamic brakes. Later that would cause an earlier th... (more)

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 955
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1982


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Mar 27, 2018

Views: 1,732
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Photo ID: 653122

Things got a little weird at C&NW's Altoona roundhouse in 1973 and 74. First, leased, then purchased N&W C628s started getting some servicing here, then Altoona became a location to do maintenance... (more)

Railroad: Chicago & North Western Railroad
Locomotive: TR2B
Location: Altoona, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: CNW 59B
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January, 1974


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Mar 27, 2018

Views: 1,398
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Photo ID: 653038

Here is something you don't see every day in Southern California, 6 Erie Lackawanna Electric MU (Multiple Unit) passenger cars sitting on the spur track in Colton! The Santa Fe main lines are to t... (more)

Railroad: Erie Lackawanna
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Colton Yard, California, USA
Locomotive #: EL 3581, EL 3584
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 1986


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By: James R Doughty

Added: Mar 27, 2018

Views: 2,964
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Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 653008

Minturn yard—1985
Rio Grande’s Minturn yard at the western base of a three percent climb over Tennessee Pass was an important location on the railroad’s map. It was a crew change point ... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 3094
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 11, 1985


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Mar 26, 2018

Views: 3,474
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Photo ID: 653007

Minturn yard—1995
Colorado’s Minturn Yard is flush with new Southern Pacific GE AC4400CWs on September 5, 1995. To the right, SP No. 280 leads three others on the point of an eastbound ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: SP 200
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 05, 1995


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Mar 26, 2018

Views: 3,828
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Photo ID: 652986

From Canadian National's creation in 1922 until its purchase of the Detroit, Toledo & Ironton in 1983, the southernmost point on the vast CN system was the Central Vermont's waterfront yard in New... (more)

Railroad: Grand Trunk Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: New London, Connecticut, USA
Locomotive #: GTW 4906
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 16, 1969


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Mar 26, 2018

Views: 1,768
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Photo ID: 652843

The MP service track is showing a nice representation of EMD power, as a GP50, SD40, and an ex Rock Island GP38-2 pose for the photographer. The days of this paint scheme are numbered as we are al... (more)

Railroad: Missouri Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD40
Location: Texarkana, Texas, USA
Locomotive #: MP 3023
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 06, 1984


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Mar 25, 2018

Views: 1,173
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Photo ID: 652698

MILW 22 leads an eastbound freight through ranch lands west of Ellensburg near Thorp, WA in the upper Yakima River valley. The train is head to Othello, WA and points east having originated in Tac... (more)

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Thorp, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 22
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 27, 1978


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Mar 24, 2018

Views: 1,310
Comments: 1

Favorited: 17

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