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Trains Vs the Weather
Trains in all sorts of bad weather
Photo Album By: Bob Pickering (BP)
 
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Photo ID: 571215

Spring storm Selene brought nearly two feet of snow to the Denver and Front Range. That means crews bringing freights into the Denver yard needed to be diligent about cleaning switches – a diffic... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 23, 2016


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By: BUFFIE

Added: Mar 28, 2016

Views: 2,713
Comments: 1

Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 571173

In the last light of a wet, dreary Easter Sunday, northbound manifest NS 154 passes the Vulcan Materials quarry just north of Liberty, SC, powered by four NS motors with a considerably lengthy tra... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Liberty, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8002
Train ID: NS 154
Photo Date: March 27, 2016


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By: Will Jordan

Added: Mar 28, 2016

Views: 1,152
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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 571048

NS 119 comes past Belmont on a rather wet Easter Sunday. He had the Original Norfolk Southern leading a NS D9 and a CSX Locomotive.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Belmont, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8114
Train ID: NS 119
Photo Date: March 27, 2016


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By: Matthew Haskett

Added: Mar 27, 2016

Views: 707
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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 570992

The extreme winter conditions have created the 'Abominable Pony' out of NS 8345. A crew member braves the horizontal snow to attend to one of the many switches that will need to be cleaned before... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: C40-8W
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8345
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 23, 2016


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By: BUFFIE

Added: Mar 27, 2016

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Views: 11,074
Comments: 16

Favorited: 128

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Photo ID: 570849

BNSF 2692 and partner move slowly into the teeth of winter storm Selene as they take an oil can train from Denver into Commerce City. The whiteout conditions required caution as they crossed swit... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GP39-3
Location: Commerce City, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 2692
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 23, 2016


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By: BUFFIE

Added: Mar 26, 2016

Views: 2,886
Comments: 2

Favorited: 31

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Photo ID: 570728

A spring blizzard pounded the Denver area, with whiteout conditions from high winds and nearly 2 feet of snow in some places.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD GP15-1
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UPY 546
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 23, 2016


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By: BUFFIE

Added: Mar 24, 2016

Views: 1,768
Comments: 1

Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 570536

"This Is West Virginia Railroading" - And we about froze to death waiting to capture this moment. My friend Matt and I hiked in and stood here waiting for hours for the Beech Mountain Ra... (more)

Railroad: Beech Mountain Railroad
Locomotive: Alco S4
Location: Palace Valley, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 115
Train ID: Un-known
Photo Date: February 10, 2016


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By: Mike Mullins

Added: Mar 23, 2016

Views: 3,514
Comments: 4

Favorited: 40

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Photo ID: 570526

Plowing at Big Horn. Snow at last! Our special Flanger Charter encountered the first plowable snow just west of the Big Horn Wye. Just a few hundred yards further west from that, we too... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Big Horn, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 487
Train ID: Flanger Extra 487
Photo Date: March 12, 2016


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Mar 22, 2016

Views: 1,890
Comments: 0

Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 570072

CN 595 continues around the bend at Utterson kicking up some more fresh powder on its way south to Longford Mills.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GMD GP9RM
Location: Utterson, Ontario, Canada
Locomotive #: CN 4132
Train ID: CN 595
Photo Date: February 25, 2016


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By: W. D. Shaw

Added: Mar 19, 2016

Views: 1,207
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 569514

Norfolk Southern train 74W blasts by the LNA&C railroad as they wait on train D10 to bring their inbound cars.

Railroad: Louisville, New Albany & Corydon
Locomotive: Alco S4
Location: New Salisbury, Indiana, USA
Locomotive #: LNAC 86
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 22, 2016


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By: Nicholas Amy

Added: Mar 14, 2016

Views: 1,489
Comments: 1

Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 569490

The Amtrak Pennsylvanian streaks west past the signals at CP MO during the last moments of daylight in a heavy snow storm.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Cresson, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 180
Train ID: NS 07T
Photo Date: February 15, 2016


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By: Jim Johnston

Added: Mar 14, 2016

Views: 4,730
Comments: 2

Favorited: 35

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Photo ID: 569259

A snowplow clearing the Neussargues - Aurillac line has just reached the summit of the line in the Lioran station. In the background the water tower that was in service during the steam era is a p... (more)

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: BB 69000
Location: Le Lioran, France
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 06, 2016


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By: Pierre-Louis Espinasse

Added: Mar 12, 2016

Views: 1,774
Comments: 0

Favorited: 5

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Photo ID: 569258

A snowplow coming from Vic-sur-Cère reaches the summit of the line, exiting the Lioran tunnel. The water tower that was in service during the steam era is a preserved historic landmark.

Railroad: SNCF
Locomotive: Draisine
Location: Le Lioran, France
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 06, 2016


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By: Pierre-Louis Espinasse

Added: Mar 12, 2016

Views: 1,245
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 568618

Wilkes-Barre by Nightfall!

A late evening train from Allentown, PA arrives at Jim Thorpe, PA, taking pause before continuing on through to Wilkes-Barre, PA.

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Railroad: Reading & Northern
Locomotive: Steam 4-6-2
Location: Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: RN 425
Train ID: A Lerro Charter
Photo Date: February 15, 2016


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By: Mitch Goldman

Added: Mar 07, 2016

People's Choice 4

Views: 5,355
Comments: 13

Favorited: 78

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Photo ID: 568539

The powerful 880 kW double railcar ABDe 8/8 # 4004 from 1968, built by SLM, BBC and SAAS, under the old wooden canopy of Zweisimmen station.

Railroad: MOB (Montreux-Oberland Bernois)
Locomotive: ABDe 8/8
Location: Zweisimmen, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 4004
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 24, 2016


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By: Georg Trüb

Added: Mar 06, 2016

Views: 1,109
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7

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