Everyday railway photos
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Mikhail Ter


Share your own pictures about railways - rolling stock, events, infrastructure improvements, etc.

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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thank you, Jay!
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Chunxi Li


Guangzhou Shooting Centre crossing. Too close.
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Maersk.146


IDTX 4610 passes empty coal, Independence, Missouri, 13JAN19
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Amtrak & BNSF !!! Superb
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks!
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Maersk.146


BNSF 6045 East passes stopped 6991 at Fleming, MO. 1/20/19

Busy tracks at Sugar Creek, MO. 1/20/19

DPU pushers on UP coal empty, Kansas City, MO. 1/20/19
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Nice pics...
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks!
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Maersk.146


Conductor of NS 9323 throws a switch to allow the unit to head for the locomotive facility at Avondale Yard in North Kansas City, Missouri, while BNSF 1455 waits for a signal to proceed toward Argentine Yard with a loaded auto rack train. Distance from me to locos: 1/4 mile
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 nice pic
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks!
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Maersk.146


Rare SD80MAC in KC, 5000 hp, V-20 710 powerplant. Soon to be rebuilt into SD80ACU.
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Chunxi Li


Hong Kong Railway Museum
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Maersk.146


Normally, engineers would dim their headlights for a running meet, but my presence at a crossing
probably required the UP train to keep its lights on bright.

Morning light at Buist Road in Fleming, Missouri.
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Perfect timing !!! Nice light in the morning
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks, JM!
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Federico Santagati


@Maersk.146 nice meeting of the SD70M!
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Maersk.146


@Taurus717 Thanks, yes it was neat to see both moving by at one spot.
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Maersk.146


First sighting of new KCS ET44AC power, 5002 at Knoche Yard ready tracks, KCMO, 2/23/19

UP 6800 East, with coal load. KCMO 2/23/19
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Maersk.146


BNSF 8379 East with container train, KCMO. 2/23/19
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Beautiful pics !!!
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks! More from India and elsewhere would be nice, too 😀 This isn't just MY gallery 😎
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Maersk.146


Okay, so maybe it is emojione Here we go with another scene from the USA...
Amtrak 198 and 40-year Anniversary Heritage unit 184, along with an F59PHI going to Chicago Metra, accelerate away from Kansas City Union Station on a frigid 7-degree F. morning of blowing snow.
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Maersk.146


Saw the KCS Veterans Heritage unit for the first time today.
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


Temple & Train !!!

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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Superb livery
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Indeed! The KCS shop forces at Shreveport, Louisiana, did a real nice job on it. That’s a lot of complicated masking and painting.
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Great job with perfection
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Very nice composition with the temple and train!
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Passing by this place since childhood . But I could reach here after many years
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Maersk.146


A BNSF eastbound approaches the east end of the lengthy Sheffield Flyover.
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Nice....
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks!
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Maersk.146


Westbound BNSF intermodal from Willow Springs (Chicago) to Los Angeles, CA.
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Results of recent flooding on the Missouri River, several miles to the left. These
are normally farm fields for corn or soybeans. NS RoadRailer train #255 led by NS 1168.
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Jayasankar Madhavadas


@Maersk.146 Have the flood waters receded ? Nice pics
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Maersk.146


@jmadhavadas Thanks! Water is receding slowly, but this scene is much the same two days later. Flat fields will retain ponds of water for many more days and even weeks. Main highway following tracks here was flooded, requiring a 25-mile detour to get around.
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Amtrak #4, pulled by a pair of P42DC locos, passes an also-eastbound manifest freight
at Camden, Missouri, on March 31, 2019.

BNSF freights meet at Carrollton, Missouri, 3/31/2019
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BNSF 6849 West heads for KC with loaded auto racks near Henrietta, Missouri.

BNSF 7161 West moves a track maintenance consist at Fleming, Missouri.

NS 7549 East crosses the Grand River at Brunswick, Missouri.
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A few odds and ends I've seen recently...


Another nice new string of NS/TTX auto racks: