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Canadian Pacific Railway  Vaudreiul, PQ, 1960  David Plowden Photographs  Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

David Plowden Canadian Pacific Railway, Vaudreiul, PQ, 1960 [Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library] Thanks to darksilenceinsuburbia

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Sunrise and steam locomotive, Strasburg, Pennsylvania lookat sunset & train a dark silouette .

March 1943. Albuquerque, New Mexico. "An engine being carried to another part of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe railroad shops to be wheeled." Photo by Jack Delano for the Office of War Information, via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive

Santa Fe Flyer: March Albuquerque, New Mexico. "An engine being carried to another part of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad shops to be wheeled." Photo by Jack Delano for the Office of War Information.

Notice everyone standing on the roofs.  The flood must have come quick.

The Missouri–Kansas–Texas Railroad aka the "KATY". A 1903 Missouri River flood, besides impacting travel, toppled bridges, killed many, and left homeless. Passengers and crew stand atop the Missouri-Kansas-Texas train

Women wipers of the Chicago & North Western Railroad going out to work on an engine at the roundhouse in Clinton, IA in May 1943.

May Clinton, Iowa. “Women wipers of the Chicago & North Western Railroad going out to work on an engine at the roundhouse. (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, USA

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. A favorite thing to do while visiting Pagosa Springs & Durango, Colorado.

The Shay #19 logging train running down a river somewhere out on the Lilly Fork, West Virgina. The photo was taken on November 24, 1961. [[MORE]] Train track was laid down on the river bed

The Shay 19 logging train running down a river somewhere out on the Lilly Fork, West Virgina. The photo was taken on November Train track was laid down on the river bed

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