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7/27/2017
 
 
 
 
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Texas Eagle In Illinois
Title:  Texas Eagle In Illinois
Description:  The southbound Amtrak Texas Eagle runs through Williamsvile IL on a Friday afternoon. Next stop; Springfield.
Photo Date:  7/20/2017  Upload Date: 7/21/2017 11:27:08 PM
Location:  Williamsville, IL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  AMTK 187(P42DC)
Views:  30   Comments: 1
BNSF at Rochelle
Title:  BNSF at Rochelle
Description:  The requisite shot at the Rochelle railfan park. 8013 runs eastbound across the UP diamonds.
Photo Date:  7/20/2017  Upload Date: 7/21/2017 11:26:40 PM
Location:  Rochelle, IL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8013(ES44C4)
Views:  29   Comments: 1
Local Power at Mendota
Title:  Local Power at Mendota
Description:  BNSF local power at Mendota, IL on a Thursday.
Photo Date:  7/20/2017  Upload Date: 7/21/2017 11:26:25 PM
Location:  Mendota, IL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2907(GP39E) BNSF 2874(GP39M)
Views:  27   Comments: 1
Train Time at Lauterbrunnen
Title:  Train Time at Lauterbrunnen
Description:  It's about 6PM on a Friday afternoon as trains meet in Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland. The train on the left is a Wengernalp set that has come down the mountain from Wengen. The one on the right is with the Bernese Oberland Rwy and will soon depart for Interlaken. During the height of the summer tourist season this meet is repeated every thirty minutes.
Photo Date:  8/12/2016  Upload Date: 8/20/2016 8:06:44 AM
Location:  Lauterbrunnen, CH
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  30   Comments: 0
Eastbound Coal at New Haven
Title:  Eastbound Coal at New Haven
Description:  UP 8055 leads an EB coal train at New Haven MO.
Photo Date:  7/16/2017  Upload Date: 7/16/2017 3:09:29 PM
Location:  New Haven, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 8055(ES44AC)
Views:  10   Comments: 0
EB Autoracks at New Haven
Title:  EB Autoracks at New Haven
Description:  An eastbound UP autorack train passes downtown New Haven MO early on an otherwise quiet Sunday morning. This is former MP country; the Missouri River is only two blocks to the photographer's right.
Photo Date:  7/16/2017  Upload Date: 7/16/2017 3:08:51 PM
Location:  New Haven, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 5097(SD70M)
Views:  12   Comments: 0
"New" Power at Wentzille
Title:  "New" Power at Wentzille
Description:  NS 4062, a rebuilt GE and less than a week out of the Juniata shop, makes an appearance as the second unit in D99, the Wentzville shuttle train. It's reported as the former 8771.
Photo Date:  7/14/2017  Upload Date: 7/15/2017 5:46:18 PM
Location:  Wentzville, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  NS 4062(AC44C6M)
Views:  30   Comments: 0
Crossing US36
Title:  Crossing US36
Description:  An eastbound sand train crosses US36 between Marceline and Bucklin MO on Mother's Day.
Photo Date:  5/14/2017  Upload Date: 5/14/2017 9:04:55 PM
Location:  Bucklin, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 3930(ET44C4) BNSF 5333(C44-9W)
Views:  28   Comments: 0
Eastbound JB Hunt Stacks at Bucklin
Title:  Eastbound JB Hunt Stacks at Bucklin
Description:  Five GEs run an eastbound BNSF JB Hunt stack train through Bucklin MO.
Photo Date:  5/14/2017  Upload Date: 5/14/2017 9:04:27 PM
Location:  Bucklin, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 6918(ES44C4)
Views:  24   Comments: 0
UP "Patch" 6367
Title:  UP "Patch" 6367
Description:  UP 6367, still in SP gray and scarlet, runs as the 2d unit in a westbound train on the BNSF.
Photo Date:  5/14/2017  Upload Date: 5/14/2017 9:04:04 PM
Location:  Bucklin, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 6367(AC44CW)
Views:  26   Comments: 0
Westbound UP on the BNSF
Title:  Westbound UP on the BNSF
Description:  A westbound UP stack train runs through Bucklin MO on the BNSF on Mother's Day. SP "patch" 6367 trails.
Photo Date:  5/14/2017  Upload Date: 5/14/2017 9:03:46 PM
Location:  Bucklin, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 5612(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  28   Comments: 1
Headed for Interlaken Ost
Title:  Headed for Interlaken Ost
Description:  An eastbound SBB train departs Interlaken West station on its way to the other depot in town, Interlaken Ost (East). The locomotive is in the push mode and is running away from the photographer.
Photo Date:  8/15/2016  Upload Date: 8/18/2016 7:37:22 PM
Location:  Interlaken, CH
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  51   Comments: 0
MGB Eastbound
Title:  MGB Eastbound
Description:  The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (MGB) is a private Swiss railroad running 144KM from Zermatt, near the Matterhorn, east to Disentis. It's a meter-gauge electrified line with supplemental rack assist where needed. Traffic is largely passenger with some freight.
Photo Date:  8/14/2016  Upload Date: 8/18/2016 7:36:28 PM
Location:  Filet, CH
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  51   Comments: 0
Flooded Noix Creek
Title:  Flooded Noix Creek
Description:  A BNSF coal train crosses a swollen Noix Creek in Louisiana MO. The white poles are for an RV park that seems to flood almost every year.
Photo Date:  5/6/2017  Upload Date: 5/6/2017 8:32:31 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 9113(SD70ACe)
Views:  51   Comments: 3
Westbound on the K-LIne
Title:  Westbound on the K-LIne
Description:  BNSG 5693 leads a loaded coal train west (timetable west; physically southeast) on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
Photo Date:  5/6/2017  Upload Date: 5/6/2017 8:32:11 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 5693(AC44CW)
Views:  43   Comments: 1
BNSF 5906: Wrecked at Old Monroe
Title:  BNSF 5906: Wrecked at Old Monroe
Description:  Nose details of BNSF 5906 after it hit a loaded dump truck at Foley MO on 5 May.
Photo Date:  5/6/2017  Upload Date: 5/6/2017 8:31:46 PM
Location:  Old Monroe, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 5906(ES44AC)
Views:  47   Comments: 0
Wrecked and Sidelined at Old Monroe
Title:  Wrecked and Sidelined at Old Monroe
Description:  A BNSF coal train struck a loaded dump truck at grade near Foley, MO on Friday 5 May. The resulting wreck killed the truck driver and piled up almost 30 coal cars. 5906 and 8520 were on the head end. They were moved to Old Monroe by the morning of the 6th while the mess was cleaned up.
Photo Date:  5/6/2017  Upload Date: 5/6/2017 8:31:34 PM
Location:  Old Monroe, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 5906(ES44AC) BNSF 8520(SD70ACe)
Views:  54   Comments: 1
Eastbound at Gilliam
Title:  Eastbound at Gilliam
Description:  KCS' eastbound I-KCVN runs behind two units at Gilliam, MO. It will meet a westbound freight at Harmony, about ten miles ahead.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:57:58 PM
Location:  Gilliam, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  KCS 3916(SD70MAC)
Views:  66   Comments: 0
Westbound KCS Freight at Armstrong
Title:  Westbound KCS Freight at Armstrong
Description:  The westbound M-VNKC approaches Armstrong MO on a Saturday morning. The third unit is a CREX GE while the fourth is a KCS SW1500. They'll pick up a dead ES44AC at Slater and drag it to Kansas City.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:55:46 PM
Location:  Armstrong, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  KCS 4704(ES44AC)
Views:  58   Comments: 1
Cause and Effect
Title:  Cause and Effect
Description:  NS GP38-2 5037 had a switching accident with the covered hopper on the other side of the tracks in late December 2016. It's still there almost three months later.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:54:59 PM
Location:  Centralia, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  NS 5037(GP38-2)
Views:  87   Comments: 1
Coal Empties and Wildflowers
Title:  Coal Empties and Wildflowers
Description:  Two BNSF units run an empty coal train up the "K-Line" and by a field of violet wildflowers.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:53:59 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8478(SD70ACe)
Views:  54   Comments: 1
Crossing the Mississippi at Louisiana
Title:  Crossing the Mississippi at Louisiana
Description:  Two CSX units lead the KCS I-VNKC across the Mississippi River at Louisiana at about 3:30PM on a Saturday afternoon.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:53:32 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  CSX 5234(ES40DC)
Views:  58   Comments: 1
MFAX SW1200 1242
Title:  MFAX SW1200 1242
Description:  Missouri Farmer's Association SW1200 1242, obviously a former TRRA unit, sits by the elevator at Glasgow MO. It used to be assigned to Higginsville, MO and was moved here by mid-2016. It points north and is right by the river on a stretch of track that was originally the end of a Wabash branch into town. Connection is made behind the unit to the KCS.
Photo Date:  3/18/2017  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 8:52:52 PM
Location:  Glasgow, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  MFAX 1242(SW1200)
Views:  76   Comments: 1
UP Pacific Local in Kirkwood
Title:  UP Pacific Local in Kirkwood
Description:  UP's Pacific Local crests Kirkwood Hill on a gorgeous Saturday morning behind a somewhat weather-beaten geep.
Photo Date:  3/4/2017  Upload Date: 3/4/2017 1:24:00 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 802(GP38-2)
Views:  72   Comments: 2
Crunched GP38-2 at Centralia
Title:  Crunched GP38-2 at Centralia
Description:  Westbound NS train 239 speeds past GP38-2 5037, which suffered a collision with a covered hopper during the previous week.
Photo Date:  12/31/2016  Upload Date: 12/31/2016 4:58:32 PM
Location:  Centralia, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  NS 5037(GP38-2) NS 2565(SD70)
Views:  73   Comments: 2
In the hole at Elsberry
Title:  In the hole at Elsberry
Description:  A westbound BNSF coal train sits in the siding at Elsberry MO on the "K-Line" waiting for two eastbound empty coal trains to pass before they can proceed towards St Louis.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:46:12 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8785(SD70ACe)
Views:  47   Comments: 2
Along the Mississippi at Clarksville
Title:  Along the Mississippi at Clarksville
Description:  Two BNSF GEs lead a loaded coal train past the lock and dam at Clarksville, MO on a cold December day.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:46:40 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 6161(ES44AC)
Views:  40   Comments: 2
BNSF Cosgrove Turn
Title:  BNSF Cosgrove Turn
Description:  The westbound BNSF Cosgrove Turn sits next to the Mississippi River at Ilasco MO, just below Hannibal on a Tuesday afternoon. Once it receives a green signal it will continue on to Louisiana to work the large plant south of town.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:47:10 PM
Location:  Ilasco, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2573(GP39-3)
Views:  60   Comments: 3
Eastbound near Wyaconda
Title:  Eastbound near Wyaconda
Description:  Four BNSF units haul a stack train eastbound on the TRANSCON between Wyaconda and Medill, MO.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:47:42 PM
Location:  Wyaconda, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4114(C44-9W)
Views:  34   Comments: 0
BNSF Westbound at Medill
Title:  BNSF Westbound at Medill
Description:  Two units lead a westbound train at Medill, MO on a Tuesday morning. Two more are pushing at the rear.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:48:09 PM
Location:  Medill, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4128(C44-9W)
Views:  50   Comments: 1
BNSF Trains Pass at Elsberry
Title:  BNSF Trains Pass at Elsberry
Description:  An eastbound BNSF empty coal train holds the main at Elsberry MO as it approaches a westbound loaded coal train sitting in the siding.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:45:37 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 5979(ES44AC)
Views:  38   Comments: 0
Working Keokuk
Title:  Working Keokuk
Description:  PREX 2040 works as the morning switcher in Keokuk Iowa.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:49:15 PM
Location:  Keokuk, IA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  PREX 2040(GP20u)
Views:  52   Comments: 2
Burlington Junction in Quincy
Title:  Burlington Junction in Quincy
Description:  BJRY 1609 and 1607 sit along Front St in Quincy on a Tuesday morning.
Photo Date:  12/27/2016  Upload Date: 12/27/2016 9:51:02 PM
Location:  Quincy, IL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BJRY 1609(GP16)
Views:  59   Comments: 2
Depot, Globe AZ
Title:  Depot, Globe AZ
Description:  The former SP depot at Globe AZ, is the center of an important copper mining area. As of 1950 there was still a daily passenger train, No.381/382, the "Gila Tomahawk", from Globe to the SP mainline at Bowie, located 120 miles to the southeast. The train was gone by 1955, replaced by bus service.
Photo Date:  11/20/2016  Upload Date: 11/21/2016 4:03:16 PM
Location:  Globe, AZ
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  52   Comments: 0
Working the Mine
Title:  Working the Mine
Description:  A pair of AZER GEs work the copper mine at Claypool AZ on a Sunday morning.
Photo Date:  11/20/2016  Upload Date: 11/21/2016 4:02:38 PM
Location:  Claypool, AZ
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  AZER 4000(B40-8)
Views:  99   Comments: 1
Arizona Eastern Yard
Title:  Arizona Eastern Yard
Description:  The small AZER yard at Claypool AZ with a pair of units present. The geeps are said to be former AKMD GP8s.
Photo Date:  11/20/2016  Upload Date: 11/21/2016 4:02:24 PM
Location:  Claypool, AZ
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  AZER 1530(GP8) AZER 1529(GP8)
Views:  104   Comments: 1
Path of the Magma Arizona RR
Title:  Path of the Magma Arizona RR
Description:  Out of service tracks of the Magma Arizona RR, north of Florence on AZ 79. The copper hauling road was idled in 1997 and was noted for its late use of steam as well as Baldwin diesels.
Photo Date:  11/20/2016  Upload Date: 11/21/2016 4:01:53 PM
Location:  Florence, AZ
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  56   Comments: 0
Arizona Grain 46
Title:  Arizona Grain 46
Description:  GE 65 tonner AZG 46 at Casa Grande; only 70 years old.
Photo Date:  11/20/2016  Upload Date: 11/21/2016 4:01:22 PM
Location:  Casa Grande, AZ
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  AZG 46(65Tonner )
Views:  56   Comments: 0
Tieing Up Main Street
Title:  Tieing Up Main Street
Description:  CSX works the Port of Pensacola, FL late on a Tuesday afternoon while completely tieing up Main Street.
Photo Date:  10/4/2016  Upload Date: 10/4/2016 8:47:48 PM
Location:  Pensacola, FL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  CSX 6521(GP40-3)
Views:  100   Comments: 1
Working the Port
Title:  Working the Port
Description:  Late afternoon in Pensacola, Florida and two CSX units are working the city's port. 6521 is with SW1500 1110
Photo Date:  10/4/2016  Upload Date: 10/4/2016 8:47:38 PM
Location:  Pensacola, FL
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  CSX 6521(GP40-3) CSX 1110(SW1500)
Views:  98   Comments: 1
UP 2185 Stored at Portola
Title:  UP 2185 Stored at Portola
Description:  UP SD60 2185 stored at Portola, CA; one of about 25 units held their until the economy improves.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:43:50 AM
Location:  Portola, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 2185(SD60)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
UP 9313; Stored at Portola
Title:  UP 9313; Stored at Portola
Description:  UP GE 9313 stored at Portola.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:43:30 AM
Location:  Portola, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 9313(C40-8)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
Westbound Freight Entering Portola
Title:  Westbound Freight Entering Portola
Description:  Two UP units bring a westbound UP freight into Portola, CA for a crew change. There are two more locomotives mid-train and a single at the rear.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:43:14 AM
Location:  Portola, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 8393(SD70ACe)
Views:  71   Comments: 1
BNSF Westbound at Rock Creek
Title:  BNSF Westbound at Rock Creek
Description:  Four units bring a westbound BNSF freight across the trestle at Rock Creek CA on the UP's former WP main.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:05:54 AM
Location:  Rock Creek, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 3812(ET44C4)
Views:  112   Comments: 1
UP Stacks at Beckwourth
Title:  UP Stacks at Beckwourth
Description:  A westbound UP stack train runs through Beckwourth, CA. This is former WP territory and is basically where the desert ends and pine forests start. (literally being right behind the photographer). Portola, and crew change, is only a few minutes ahead.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:04:51 AM
Location:  Beckwourth, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 5135(SD70M)
Views:  76   Comments: 2
In the Path of the California Zephyr
Title:  In the Path of the California Zephyr
Description:  Four GEs bring a westbound BNSF freight through the Feather River Canyon while exercising trackage rights on the UP. This is, of course, former WP territory.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:00:53 AM
Location:  Merlin, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  BNSF 3812(ET44C4)
Views:  1526   Comments: 3
Crew Change at Portola
Title:  Crew Change at Portola
Description:  An westbound UP freight stops for a crew change at Portola, California. It has two units up front, a pair cut-in mid train and a single as tail-end DPU.
Photo Date:  9/11/2016  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 9:00:11 AM
Location:  Portola, CA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  UP 8393(SD70ACe)
Views:  93   Comments: 1
Central Midland power on a bright Saturday
Title:  Central Midland power on a bright Saturday
Description:  A pair of leased EMD switchers spend the weekend on the Central Midland at Union MO.
Photo Date:  8/27/2016  Upload Date: 8/27/2016 7:32:52 PM
Location:  Union, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  HLCX 1521(SW1504) FURX 1550(MP15DC)
Views:  149   Comments: 1
FURX MP15DC 1550 on the Central Midland
Title:  FURX MP15DC 1550 on the Central Midland
Description:  FURX MP15DC on the Central Midland RR.
Photo Date:  8/27/2016  Upload Date: 8/27/2016 7:32:21 PM
Location:  Union, MO
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Locomotives:  FURX 1550(MP15DC)
Views:  145   Comments: 1
Southbound Amtrak in Arlington
Title:  Southbound Amtrak in Arlington
Description:  A southbound Amtrak Northeast Regional train (probably 171 for Lynchburg) rounds the curve with its next stop, at Alexandria, only a few minutes away.
Photo Date:  8/22/2016  Upload Date: 8/22/2016 7:59:43 PM
Location:  Arlington, VA
Author:  Rick Morgan
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Views:  66   Comments: 0


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