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

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US snow sheds
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The ultimate in maintenance equipment.
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Fedex and Railroads
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3 Replies 
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Mt Rainer blows?/Amtrak resources?
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21 Replies 
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a question regarding dispatching...
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14 Replies 
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How popular were transfer tables in North America?
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Biggest rail ferries?
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1 Replies 
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AREMA/Civil Engineering Material
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1 Replies 
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Signals (and Numbers of Bulbs)
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11 Replies 
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Integrity Failure
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7 Replies 
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definition of a key train
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What kind of grade xing flashers are these
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Anyone know the late Wade Melton/NY worked IC ?
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Street Running Switches
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12 Replies 
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breakage of accessory end gear drive
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2 Replies 
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What is maximum height of OCS between Newhaven and Boston?
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3 Replies 
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Crossing Gate Question
by Trainmaster5  - 
25 Replies 
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Tragedies All Engineers Face, Amtrak Or Otherwise
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18 Replies 
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Which stations still have the old clicky Solari boards?
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6 Replies 
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