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    Bill Anderson

    Mile Post 18 news

    Thread Starter: Bill Anderson

    Rather than start a new thread every time something news worthy passes by MP 18, I am going to post it on this thread. Others are welcome to post their photos here if they too see something interesting roll through Edmonds. Today a private car was attached to the rear of the eastbound Empire...

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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 Today, 08:21 AM 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...

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    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    By all means take your camera and start a new, regular thread. You are bound to see something interesting roll pass the station platform while waiting

    Bill Anderson Today, 08:21 AM Go to last post
    Damon Hill

    Pity Mile Post 17

    Especially matched sets. I'm taking the Sounder every morning to Seattle up from Auburn for a new job, getting an eyeful of train activity. Possibly

    Damon Hill Today, 12:03 AM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Mile Post 18 news

    A southbound (tt/west) freight powered by older diesels was waiting for a northbound (tt/east) Saturday afternoon (5/26/17). I wanted to take photos

    Bill Anderson Yesterday, 08:18 PM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    A light power move (probably the Gold Bar Turn) headed south (tt/west) past the marsh Friday afternoon (5/26/17). How often do you get to see an ABA

    Bill Anderson Yesterday, 08:13 PM Go to last post
    CGW101c

    My railroad Block Light. What do you think??

    I like it. Nice job on the targets.

    CGW101c Yesterday, 07:51 PM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Tales of Tower 17

    That is the big challenge when you shoot from the same location, whether it is MP 17 near my home or Tower 17 near your home. Nothing beats shutter

    Bill Anderson Yesterday, 08:22 AM Go to last post
    USSHelm

    Tales of Tower 17

    Thank you. I'll be happy to oblige.

    The last two days have unusually been cool and dry, autumn weather in May. I got out trackside at 1630

    USSHelm 05-25-2017, 10:21 PM Go to last post
    Itsed65

    Some photos of my railfanning around the East Bay

    On the Nevada sub, heading to Winnemucca at 70mph

    Overland Route by lennycarl08, on Flickr

    Itsed65 05-25-2017, 05:10 PM Go to last post
    Itsed65

    Tales of Tower 17

    Nice stuff! I look forward to seeing more.

    Itsed65 05-25-2017, 05:08 PM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Pity Mile Post 17

    Wednesday evening (5/24/17) I noticed a southbound (tt/west) freight headed by old units being held at MP 18. There were no legal parking spots (and

    Bill Anderson 05-25-2017, 10:02 AM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Mile Post 18 news

    A northbound (tt/east) empty grain train went past Sunset Ave. around noon Wednesday (5/24/17) as I was photographing Caspian terns diving for fish out

    Bill Anderson 05-25-2017, 09:51 AM Go to last post
    Bill Anderson

    Tales of Tower 17

    I lived in SE Missouri (pronounced "Misery") for five years when I was young. I never got used to it. Fortunately I spent most summers in

    Bill Anderson 05-25-2017, 09:02 AM Go to last post
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