Argentine, Kansas. Jack Delano photo. Library of Congress collection.
Unless you have facebook open in the same browser, you can't see that video link.
Well, still better than getting cut up for scrap.:cry:
Converted a Bachmann Consolidation to a 4-8-0.
The local out of Somerville in Rosenberg. November 15, 2010.
This happened this morning in Columbus, Texas on the UP. Now how does one get their car wedged vertically between two freight cars?
Arriving in Sugar Land aboard a Union Pacific Safety Awareness train on October 16, 2009. Riding in the Columbine looking into the dome on the...
Now THAT'S Chinese. :whistle:
Is there any extra space under the shell of the Bachmann Hudson to cram some tungsten? The on line pine wood derby sites sell a number of...
If it were me, I would add a motor and a geared truck to the baggage car along with added weight. I did this on a PFE reefer to add to my 60 car...
Looking out through the tinted windows on an Amtrak Superliner Lounge car.
On Wayside Drive in Houston. Around 1950. I need to get me one of the cane poles and some tackle to go fishing.
Photographer unknown. 1941. Library of Congress collection.
I suppose they could be used for treated ties too. I have only seen treated ties in gondolas... but that was years ago before these new cars existed.
They are used for carrying raw untreated hardwood ties. There is an HO model for it....
I rescued this cross buck from a railroad junk pile (with permission). It was originally bent up during a grade crossing collision and replaced....
It won't be long, and this beast will be back pounding the rails in Texas. From two years ago when it came through Sugar Land. The old char house...
An old Missouri Pacific box car in Mow service on the UP. Smithville, Texas, April 2011.