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  1. Fun on the City of Prineville

    Fun on the City of Prineville

    The Mount Emily Shay crosses US 26 with a photo freight.
  2. Working the Log Dock

    Working the Log Dock

    Shelton, WA loading logs in the bunker cars from the bay. Brandon (standing) guides Jerry in the crane (above). Dave is in the cab. The parked MOW is Simpson's Gibson speeder.
  3. Deep Woods

    Deep Woods

    In October, leaves are beginning to litter the forest floor and a Simpson train is returning down hill through the deep woods west of Shelton, WA.
  4. S

    Rayonier "End of Steam" 49 Years Ago Today

    Rayonier's steam operations officially ended with an open house at Railroad Camp, near Humptulips WA on 3-31-62. There was still some steam operation until sometime in 1967, but the main show, with daily steam powered log trains was over, as the diesels came on the property. I recently...
  5. Forgotten in the Forest

    Forgotten in the Forest

    2-6-2ST Canfor #112 started life out in 1923 when it was build by Baldwin, builders #56323, weight 90 tons. Bought new by Snoqualmie FallsLumber Company as #6. It was later sold to Weyerhaeuser. In 1947, it was bought by Canfor, shipped to the northern end of Vancouver Island and renumbered to...
  6. Simpson on the ground

    Simpson on the ground

    Simpson 900 on the ground along Railroad Ave in Shelton, July, 2007. Note the string of boxcars blocking it from the view of Railroad Ave. Sorry for the low quiality, all I had was a cellphone at the time.
  7. Weyerhaeuser Boxcar

    Weyerhaeuser Boxcar

    Old Weyerhaeuser boxcar at the Camp Six Logging Museum in Point Defiance Park, Tacoma, Washington.
  8. Springs


    Old springs located on a Weyerhauser logging car at Camp 6 museum.
  9. Logging operation?

    Logging operation?

    The only RR industry left in my town. Trucks come in from the hinterland, then unload the wood onto the cars which then CBNS picks-up and gives to CN who in return pass them onto another shortline. The cars used in the operation are CN, WC, IC and NBSR. I have a short 10 second video of the...
  10. POTB logging unit at Buxton

    POTB logging unit at Buxton

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