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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...

    Last Post By: Bill Anderson Yesterday, 11:12 PM Go to last post

    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 Yesterday, 10:01 PM Go to last post

    King Street / Amtrak Coach Yard

    Thread Starter: KristopherJ

    I'm going to start a new thread because the "Seattle Construction" thread is getting too long. With the removal of the Royal Brougham crossing panels, it can't be to far off before track improvements begin. According to the WSDOT website the project is to be completed by 2011. Photo 1, the...

    Last Post By: BNSFEng 02-22-2017, 02:18 PM Go to last post

    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: Chris de Vries Yesterday, 09:36 AM Go to last post
    Sean R Das

    Questions Re: Stock Cars in Winter

    Thread Starter: Sean R Das

    Hello. Although the era of the railroad livestock car has been over for more than 40 years, they are still interesting cars. However, I have some questions regarding their operation, specifically in Winter. Stock cars are slatted to give the critters ventilation. However, what did railroads...

    Last Post By: bcp Yesterday, 11:37 AM Go to last post

    Carmen, What is it?

    Thread Starter: CGW101c

    It is under a ACF centerflow hopper used to transport plastic pellets. It appears to be connected to the air system. The lever is resting on the truck frame and the valve and actuator are attached to the car. Anti-sway indicator or does it apply brakes or it may dampen the sway action? I know that...

    Last Post By: CGW101c Yesterday, 05:05 PM Go to last post
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