• General Discussion: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Equipment

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General discussion about locomotives, rolling stock, and equipment

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Ashton Valve Company
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ERECTING A LOCOMOTIVE 1899
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VINTAGE RAILROAD PHOTOS
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Mining and compressed air locomotives 1908
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Vintage steam era parts and fittings catalogs
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21 Replies 
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OUTLINE HISTORY OF LOCOMOTIVE DEVELOPMENT 1923
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1893 Locomotive Engineering vintage photos
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The evolution of the American railroad system 1893
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Car builders' dictionary; 1913
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The engineer's encyclopædia 1893
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Railway track and track work 1908
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The Best Railway Poems Everyone Should Read
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Ashcroft Steam Pressure and Vacuum Gauges 1920
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hydrogen powered locomotives
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Identify this beast. Commuter rail 1980s?
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World War One Narrow Gauge Locomotives
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What Do You Think ?
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Concrete and wood ties used together
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If you could change one thing on your Loco...
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Morden Frog and Crossing Works
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Old Railroad Trade journals
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Locomotive text for engineers and firemen 1909
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Engine Whistle Signals
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Patents
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BR Class 28 query
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Favorite Locomotive
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OLD RAILROAD POEM
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Union Pacific Steam Shop Tour (Sep 17, 2020)
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Pullman Window Jack?
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Greased Lightnin!
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Rail height question
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Locomotive stickers
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Railroad Tie Replacement
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Freightcar America off to Mexico
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Safety Valve Data article 1909
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2 Replies 
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Groups Lobby against CRRC
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Trackside Fueling
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Drawing for AAR wheel profile?
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RailRunner Intermodal Concept is not Dead
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British / European Rolling stock operating in North America?
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15 Replies 
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How fast can GP7s adn GP9s go?
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American Rail Car Institute - Freight Car Orders
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0 Replies 
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12 Replies 
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1 Replies 
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Steam Locomotives Still in Service?
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1 Replies 
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New Build Diesel Ideas?
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12 Replies 
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13 Replies 
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Could Transmashholding expand to North America?
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4 Replies 
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Transition from link/pin to AAR knuckle couplers
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4 Replies 
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7 Replies 
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Questions for railroad experts familiar with lanterns
by HighAndMightyColor  - 
3 Replies 
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How to fire up a steam locomotive video
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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High Points of how railroads and locomotives came to be?
by HighAndMightyColor  - 
3 Replies 
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Stupid question about car hand brakes
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3 Replies 
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Brotherhood of locomotive firemen and engineers
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
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Eugene Bourdon and the Bourdon tube
by Rick A  - 
4 Replies 
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Help with a whistle identification please
by Rick A  - 
1 Replies 
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Need help to ID track maintenance
by Rick A  - 
2 Replies 
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Frisco-man monthly newsletter
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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Locomotives and Extreme Cold
by Denver Dude  - 
8 Replies 
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Locomotive footboard removal
by BobLI  - 
2 Replies 
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steam locomotive construction and maintenance 1921
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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Baldwin locomotive works parts catalog 1906
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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Locomotive appliances 1904
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Rick A
 
Burnet Co supplies catalog 1900
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Rick A
 
1895 James Morrison Brass Mfg Co. Toronto catalog
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Rick A
 
1917 ARTICLE ABOUT LOCOMOTIVE SAFETY VALVES
by Rick A  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Rick A
 
Prevalence of private cars?
by CLamb  - 
8 Replies 
 1918 Views
 by CarterB
 
Marking for Steel grade on Couplers?
by bengt  - 
0 Replies 
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 by bengt
 
Favorite Lesser-Known engines?
by ConstanceR46  - 
22 Replies 
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I-ETMS Question - Please help
by samcevoy  - 
4 Replies 
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Locomotives and Tornado Safety
by Denver Dude  - 
7 Replies 
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Horsepower and Notch Setting
by Denver Dude  - 
6 Replies 
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 by Denver Dude
 
E-Bells everywhere
by Amtrak706  - 
4 Replies 
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Single intermodal container car
by BobLI  - 
9 Replies 
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 by Engineer Spike
 
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