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General discussion about railroad operations, related facilities, maps, and other resources.

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153 Replies 
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14 Replies 
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63 Replies 
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0 Replies 
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6 Replies 
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9 Replies 
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Pranks and Horseplay on the Railroad
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50 Replies 
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21 Replies 
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12 Replies 
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14 Replies 
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7 Replies 
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slugs
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0 Replies 
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2 Replies 
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7 Replies 
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0 Replies 
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0 Replies 
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30 Replies 
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11 Replies 
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Who reconnects air hoses?
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15 Replies 
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Safety Vests
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33 Replies 
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Not Only Do Cats Have Nine Lives
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1 Replies 
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Locomotive Footplate Passes
by UKrailwayman  - 
7 Replies 
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Who makes decisions on spurs? Why are they tore out?
by carajul  - 
12 Replies 
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Tie plate punch patterns
by Watchman318  - 
0 Replies 
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Police Ride the Rails
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2 Replies 
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 by Watchman318
 
Railroads and "Nukes"
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12 Replies 
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Who chooses what platform a train uses?
by BoilerBob  - 
12 Replies 
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refuel via tanker truck or at the pump
by Patrick Boylan  - 
11 Replies 
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Winter Proves A Boon For Rail De-Icing Firm
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Jeff Smith
 
Perth Amboy And Woodbridge Railroad Jct
by alloboard  - 
4 Replies 
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 by alloboard
 
Question About A Signal On Amtrak's Keystone Line
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3 Replies 
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The last great arched trainshed in the US?
by train2  - 
33 Replies 
 9777 Views
 by Patrick Boylan
 
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