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    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    Thread Starter: Bill Anderson

    Located at the entrance to the Edmonds off leash dog beach, MP 17 has always lived in the shadow of its more glamorous and reknown older sister, MP 18.

    Last Post By: Bill Anderson Yesterday, 10:19 PM Go to last post
    Itsed65

    Some photos of my railfanning around the East Bay

    Thread Starter: Itsed65

    I live in Pinole CA, so I am pretty fortunate to live very close to some great areas to watch trains. I am constantly, if not always successfully, trying to improve my photographic skills, and with the great weather we have had lately around these parts, I have been taking a lot of pics, so I...

    Last Post By: Itsed65 07-19-2017, 06:51 PM Go to last post
    USSHelm

    Tales of Tower 17

    Thread Starter: USSHelm

    Back home in Texas after wrapping up freshman year at LA Tech. I live in Richmond, which is next door to Rosenberg, a crossroads for KCS, UP, and BNSF. The UP Glidden, BNSF Galveston, and KCS Rosenberg subs all intersect in Rosenberg. Dozens of trains daily, lots of photo opportunities. Tower 17...

    Last Post By: USSHelm Yesterday, 04:08 PM Go to last post
    popismooth

    CN Candidate pool

    Thread Starter: popismooth

    I interviewed with CN back in late May and I didn't get hired for a position but was placed in their candidate pool. They said that they will use people from the candidate pool as positions become available but I was wondering if anyone could tell me how long they have had to wait before being...

    Last Post By: CNProspect Yesterday, 10:13 PM Go to last post
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    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    The One That Got Away

    Wednesday afternoon (7/19/17) a short southbound (tt/west) freight with 3-4 Geeps as trailing units in the diesel consist

    Bill Anderson Yesterday, 10:19 PM Go to last post
    CNProspect

    CN Candidate pool

    So, I did my test and interview here in the States last week Tuesday. I passed, they actually said that I scored the highest of the non railroaders in

    CNProspect Yesterday, 10:13 PM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    Thursday evening (7/20/17) a northbound CN tank train rolled past the marsh.



    Does anyone know what the small red light

    Bill Anderson Yesterday, 10:12 PM Go to last post
    USSHelm

    Tales of Tower 17

    In that case, you'll enjoy the lone shot from this morning's run. Note the engine today is KCS 4771, and the previous shot at the same location was KCS

    USSHelm Yesterday, 04:08 PM Go to last post
    spbed

    Video of N & SB UPRR Trains @ Austin TX

    Video of SB UPRR lite engine passing a stopped NB UPRR train @ Austin TX

    Below is the link to the video

    http://youtu.be/B42FYD1JSqQ

    spbed Yesterday, 06:25 AM Go to last post
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    Union Pacific Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

    Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2017 second quarter net income of nearly $1.2 billion, a second quarter record of $1.45 per diluted

    RSS Feed Yesterday, 05:10 AM Go to last post
    Itsed65

    Some photos of my railfanning around the East Bay

    Close Up

    UP 9919 Up Close at Hercules by lennycarl08, on Flickr

    Itsed65 07-19-2017, 06:51 PM Go to last post
    spbed

    Video of a NB UPRR Stack/Bare Table Train @ Austin TX

    Video of a NB UPRR stack/bare table train moving thru Austin TX

    Below is the link to the video

    http://youtu.be/lfDkUl2wHEE

    spbed 07-19-2017, 06:26 AM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Tales of Tower 17

    I love that Southern Belle paint scheme. We will occasionally get one up here.

    Bill Anderson 07-18-2017, 04:52 PM Go to last post
    USSHelm

    Tales of Tower 17

    Headed out this morning, and when checking ATCS didn't see any EB traffic on BNSF or UP. So I took a chance and headed down to Kendleton to see if there

    USSHelm 07-18-2017, 03:42 PM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    My son took this interesting photo Monday (7/17/17) of a northbound (tt/east) passing the boardwalk and #1 viewing platform of the marsh.

    Bill Anderson 07-18-2017, 11:34 AM Go to last post
    USSHelm

    Tales of Tower 17

    Small ones aren't too dangerous long as you keep your distance. Now, if it were an old +10' gator I'd have looked for a different spot.

    USSHelm 07-18-2017, 10:06 AM Go to last post
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