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People of the Railroad
Photographs that depict train crews and other railroad employees at work. After all, the trains don't run themselves!
Photo Album By: Ted Harrison
 
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Photo ID: 753379

CSRR heisler number 6 sits at the Durbin Depot with engineer Ross up on the front of the locomotive with a lantern in hand after running to and from Holsterman earlier in the day.

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad
Locomotive: 3 Truck Heisler
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CSRR 6
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 06, 2020


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By: Bren Brookman

Added: Nov 08, 2020

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Photo ID: 752935

Same as it ever was...

Conductor Ray Martinez brings K-36 487 to a hook to its train on a warm October morning. No radios here, as Ray talks through his body movements to let ... (more)

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Chama, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: C&TS 487
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2020


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By: William Diehl

Added: Nov 03, 2020

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Photo ID: 752108

Back when I started for CN in 2004, the locals between Waterloo and Fort Dodge would meet mid-day around the Webster City/Williams area and swap trains. The jobs this day meet here at Webster City... (more)

Railroad: Illinois Central
Locomotive: EMD SD40X
Location: Webster City, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6071
Train ID: CN L570
Photo Date: April, 2005


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By: Craig Williams

Added: Oct 26, 2020

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Photo ID: 751958

GP38-2 7530, GP40-2(W) 9537 and GP38-2 7513 head south on the Camrose Sub as they make their way to Rio Tinto Alcan’s Strathcona Works in east Edmonton.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CN 7530
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 02, 2020


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By: Steve Arnot

Added: Oct 25, 2020

Views: 1,565
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Favorited: 4

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Photo ID: 751581

"Cogger" Joe Eggleston and his "office". They say that if you love what you do, you'll never work a day in your life. Of all of the railroad people I have met over the years, I think this ... (more)

Railroad: Mount Washington Cog Railway
Locomotive: Steam 0-2-2-0 Cog
Location: Mt. Washington, New Hampshire, USA
Locomotive #: MWRC 2
Train ID: None
Photo Date: September 21, 2020


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Oct 20, 2020

Views: 3,512
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Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 750833

Taking care of steam locomotive G 4/5 #108 from 1906 at Scanfs in Engadin. Special train from Scuol-Tarasp to Samedan.

Railroad: RhB - Rhätische Bahn
Locomotive: G 4/5
Location: Scanfs, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 108
Train ID: 2949
Photo Date: October 11, 2020


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By: Axel Bozier

Added: Oct 13, 2020

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Photo ID: 749282

At about 7:30 am Engineman Jim Rice gives a tug to the throttle of #90 and headed East on the morning of July 26, 2020. If you were running or firing a steam locomotive, you'd be smiling too.

Railroad: Strasburg Rail Road
Locomotive: Steam 2-10-0
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: SRC 90
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 26, 2020


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By: Michael J. Wilson

Added: Sep 27, 2020

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Photo ID: 748635

Hostler Jeff Frost climbs aboard SRC #90 to check on his fire on the morning of July 26, 2020. While surrounded by beautiful Amish countryside, the searing heat and humidity of this gorgeous morni... (more)

Railroad: Strasburg Rail Road
Locomotive: Steam 2-10-0
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: SRC 90
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 26, 2020


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By: Michael J. Wilson

Added: Sep 20, 2020

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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 748534

Following a day of work replacing ties in Argentine Yard, an MW flagman walks back towards his "buggy", having removed the derail protecting the rest of the MW crew, as an SD40-2 waits t... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 1919
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June, 2019


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By: Jacob Rajlich

Added: Sep 19, 2020

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Photo ID: 747678

Traditional railroading was on display on the Coos Bay Railroad as centerbeam lumber cars are picked up and set out at the lumber mill in rural Oregon, as a switchman rides the rear of a cut of em... (more)

Railroad: Trailer Train Corporation
Locomotive: Centerbeam
Location: Noti, Oregon, USA
Locomotive #: TTZX 857604
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 26, 2015


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By: Craig Walker

Added: Sep 10, 2020

Views: 1,594
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 747622

Railroading in 2020. Labor Day Weekend marked the first event the Illinois Railway Museum held due to COVID-19. As the sun begins to set, one of the steam crew volunteers applies some fresh oil to... (more)

Railroad: J. Neils Lumber Co.
Locomotive: Steam 3 Truck Shay
Location: Union , Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: JNLC 5
Train ID: Coach Train
Photo Date: September 06, 2020


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By: Illinois Railway Videos

Added: Sep 09, 2020

Views: 688
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Favorited: 5

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Photo ID: 747559

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Kankakee, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 199
Train ID: AMTK 58
Photo Date: September 05, 2020


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Sep 08, 2020

Views: 1,609
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Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 747049

A Wisconsin Central welder has just lit off a thermite weld pot on the WC main line at Duplainville, Wisconsin, on March 23, 1996. A one-time-use form is attached to the rails surrounding the join... (more)

Railroad: Wisconsin Central
Locomotive: none
Location: Duplainville, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: n/a
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: March 23, 1996


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Sep 03, 2020

Views: 6,266
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Favorited: 13
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Photo ID: 746365

SN 605 pulls into Mallard, CA preparing to load on to the ferry Ramon. Notice Mt. Diablo off to the right. From the collection of Robert Campbell, Sr.

Railroad: Sacramento Northern
Locomotive: Baldwin-Westinghouse
Location: West Pittsburg, California, USA
Locomotive #: 605
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: 1946


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By: Rob Campbell

Added: Aug 26, 2020

Views: 5,203
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Favorited: 18

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Photo ID: 746234

East Broad Top Locomotives 12 Sits on the turntable at the yard in Orbisonia. A lone worker accomplishes a feat of strength by self propelling the turntable singlehandedly.

Railroad: East Broad Top
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Orbisonia, PA, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: 12
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 14, 2020


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By: Ddrennenphoto

Added: Aug 25, 2020

Views: 1,151
Comments: 3

Favorited: 18
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