Month: December 2018

Photo – Train 509 had CN 5475 leading with 2 brand new GO Transit MPI-built units trailing DIT eastbound out of Sarnia, ON., December 24, 2018. They are believed to be in London right now. (Marc Dease photos)<br>www.canadianrailwayobservations.com

Train 509 had CN 5475 leading with 2 brand new GO Transit MPI-built units trailing DIT eastbound out of Sarnia, ON., December 24, 2018. They are believed to be in London right now. (Marc Dease photos)
www.canadianrailwayobservations.com

Source: FB-RSS feed for Canadian Railway Observations (CRO)

Updated: December 26, 2018 — 5:02 pm

Photo – The Tennessee Central Railway Museum http://tinyurl.com/sre-TCRM, NSPS, and many others, are excited to announce that the original 1940s-era turntable installed by the NC&StL in Atlanta to handle the larger J3 class steam locomotives is being donated to Watertown, Tennessee to once again turn No. 576 on future excursions!

The Tennessee Central Railway Museum http://tinyurl.com/sre-TCRM, NSPS, and many others, are excited to announce that the original 1940s-era turntable installed by the NC&StL in Atlanta to handle the larger J3 class steam locomotives is being donated to Watertown, Tennessee to once again turn No. 576 on future excursions!

Source: The Railroad Nation

Updated: December 22, 2018 — 3:44 pm

BCOL 4602 heads East out of Freeport in blizzard conditions. -Adam Weddle 12/11/16

BCOL 4602 heads East out of Freeport in blizzard conditions. -Adam Weddle 12/11/16

RailPictures.Net Photo: BCOL 4602 British Columbia Railway GE C40-8M (Dash 8-40CM) at Freeport, Illinois by Adam Weddle

High quality photograph of British Columbia Railway GE C40-8M (Dash 8-40CM) # BCOL 4602 at Freeport, Illinois, USA.

Source: The Railroad Nation

Updated: December 20, 2018 — 3:25 pm

Save BIG on select O and G Scale items with our Large Scale Sale!<br><br>Today’s item is the Lionel O Scale Pennsylvania Flyer, on sale at 10%!o(MISSING)ff!<br><br>Quantities are limited, buy now or like & share so others won’t miss this great deal!<br><br>https://www.walthers.com/prr-flyer-808-freight-set<br>walthers.com

Save BIG on select O and G Scale items with our Large Scale Sale!

Today’s item is the Lionel O Scale Pennsylvania Flyer, on sale at 10%!o(MISSING)ff!

Quantities are limited, buy now or like & share so others won’t miss this great deal!

https://www.walthers.com/prr-flyer-808-freight-set
walthers.com

Pennsylvania Flyer – 3-Rail w/Sound & LionChief(R) Remote & Bluetooth — Pennsylvania Railroad 0-8-0 & 3 Cars, Track Oval & Power Pack

Champion of the rails, the Pennsylvania Flyer includes a remote control for easy operation and walk-around fun. A powerful 0-8-0 leads the rugged freight smoothly around a full 40 x 60″ oval of FasTrack(TM).   Set includes 0-8-0 loco, 3-dome tank car, boxcar and caboose. The loco has an op…

Source: FB-RSS feed for Walthers Trains

Updated: December 18, 2018 — 4:00 pm

More SD70ACC’s…..Progress Rail has shipped NS SD70ACC rebuilds 1811 and 1812 from Muncie, IN. The pair are in primer and are headed for the NS Juniata Shops for completion and final testing before being placed into service. More information on the SD70ACC’s can be found on the roster page here: http://www.nsdash9.com/rosters/1800.html

More SD70ACC’s…..Progress Rail has shipped NS SD70ACC rebuilds 1811 and 1812 from Muncie, IN. The pair are in primer and are headed for the NS Juniata Shops for completion and final testing before being placed into service. More information on the SD70ACC’s can be found on the roster page here: http://www.nsdash9.com/rosters/1800.html

Source: FB-RSS feed for nsdash9

Updated: December 16, 2018 — 3:51 pm

Photo – At Bayview Jct. back on October 4th, 2018 Bryan Girling caught CN 421 with CN SD75I 5758 on the point followed by C40-8 2007, and C40-8M 2444 trailing with 64 cars in tow. www.canadianrailwayobservations.com

At Bayview Jct. back on October 4th, 2018 Bryan Girling caught CN 421 with CN SD75I 5758 on the point followed by C40-8 2007, and C40-8M 2444 trailing with 64 cars in tow. www.canadianrailwayobservations.com

Source: FB-RSS feed for Canadian Railway Observations (CRO)

Updated: December 15, 2018 — 2:42 pm

NS SD70ACC rebuilds 1802 (former NS SD70 2505), 1803 (former NS 2503, and 1807 (former NS 2528) have been placed into service from Elkhart, IN. The three were rebuilt by Progress Rail at its Muncie, IN plant and are painted in standard NS black and white “horsehead” paint. See the NS SD70ACC roster here: http://www.nsdash9.com/rosters/1800.html

NS SD70ACC rebuilds 1802 (former NS SD70 2505), 1803 (former NS 2503, and 1807 (former NS 2528) have been placed into service from Elkhart, IN. The three were rebuilt by Progress Rail at its Muncie, IN plant and are painted in standard NS black and white “horsehead” paint. See the NS SD70ACC roster here: http://www.nsdash9.com/rosters/1800.html

Source: FB-RSS feed for nsdash9

Updated: December 14, 2018 — 1:45 pm

Metrolink plans to make the provisional 25 percent discounted fare on the San Bernardino Line a regular, permanent fare beginning Jan. 1.

Metrolink plans to make the provisional 25 percent discounted fare on the San Bernardino Line a regular, permanent fare beginning Jan. 1.

Rail News – Metrolink to make lower fare permanent on busy San Bernardino line. For Railroad Career Professionals

Railroad industry news about: Metrolink, San Bernardino Line, rail fares. From the editors of Progressive Railroading Magazine

Updated: December 12, 2018 — 4:23 pm