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  • For topics on Class I and II passenger and freight operations more general in nature and not specifically related to a specific railroad with its own forum.
For topics on Class I and II passenger and freight operations more general in nature and not specifically related to a specific railroad with its own forum.

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private rail cars in the freight sense
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Mail By Rail - Feasable?
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shipping backlog and rail
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Trackage Rights
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Shippers and Switching Policy
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Bridge depth
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Let's just hope this doesn't go anywhere
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Wanna Hire On???
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So, how's that PSR working out?
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Re: Railroad Stock Thread
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Regulatory requirements of Class Is vs Class IIs
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History Behind Broken Type-F Coupler Found Along Rail Line
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"DO NOT HUMP" boxcar
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advent and evolution of new freight alternatives to rail
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Restarting container movementss
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Staggers Act - A Revisit
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North America - Oil Transport By Rail
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142 Replies 
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Cab signal suppression
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Best Managed?
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Does it have anything to do with PSR?
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Small lights on locomotives.
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Do crew members talk to dispatchers?
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CSXT possibly seeking to acquire Pan Am; NS objecting to STB
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Major Class 1 Construction in past 50 years
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LNG; New Traffic?
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Autoracks dragged under bridge (video question)
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Rail Guide app has new map of early owners
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Railroad Stimulus
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Electrifying freight trains in the U.S. is a really bad idea
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Class One Railroads and PTC
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Freight Car Supply
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Should we reform the USRA?
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Rail Guide app for rail maps
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Jurisdiction Question
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Rail from 1885 found. Need help identifying.
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Thermal Expansion
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Canadian Rail Strike Over
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Amazon Uses Rail
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Peak season
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WOW! Don't DO that!
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Interstate Commerce Commission
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Price Fixing; The Industry Comes Full Circle
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0 Replies 
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All Scale Rails Issue #23 2019
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CN, CSX announce new intermodal service
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BNSF and UP PTC letters to Congress
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Thebes Bridge
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The End of the Freight Train
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10 Replies 
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PANAMAX - Effect Upon US Roads
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29 Replies 
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Question about Pre-Amtrak Tariffs
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6 Replies 
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Class 1 Merger Speculation
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6 Replies 
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Basic signaling
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Effect of Coal and Competition on Railroading Industry
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109 Replies 
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Excessive horn penalties??
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13 Replies 
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Signal System Design
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6 Replies 
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Do Engineers mind Railfanners wearing vests?
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Big Brother's Latest Plaything
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LPG Graziano 1075 Unit Train
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Hurricane Michael Derailments
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Why no Expedia for freight shipping?
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Hurricanes and railroad damage
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Oldest Railroad Cars
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proposed steel and aluminum tariffs
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What's going by you today?
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Why is a shuttle service needed to transport crews (PTI)?
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4 Replies 
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Acting Chief of FRA Resigns
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1 Replies 
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TRAINS Top Ten
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100 years ago: Fast food trains
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Coolant Recycling
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Historic Ford Motor Company rail car size
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Scanner Antenna Help
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Railroads - "Smelling Like A Rose"
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
1 Replies 
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CSX Engineer Story From My Childhood
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Teen sues after losing legs in train accident
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9 Replies 
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Best places for railfanning in the Northeast
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1 Replies 
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National Railway Equipment by Drone
by Stoft63  - 
0 Replies 
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How many Regional Railroads
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1 Replies 
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A "Real Railroader" To FRA
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
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CSX line through Amsterdam NY
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4 Replies 
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by DC Railfanner  - 
0 Replies 
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