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

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Concrete vs Wood Ties
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Trainset transformation of Indonesia train
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New shortcut track project
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Speedometers on steam locomotives
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Train Equipment Technical Security
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Train 2 Name
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Trainboards name design in Indonesia
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Indonesia crossing path security system
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Crossing Protection.
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Rules service in trainset
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Cab Drivers
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Trackside Restaurants (was:Restaurants by the tracks)
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How Can I Calculate Total Miles of Track?
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Grade crossing removal thread (public thourougfares)
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What is a sidecar? (Personnel Clearance)
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Nick names
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Yard Ops Question
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New guy looking for Knowledge
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Engineer Pay
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How much UPS goes by rail?
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BART -- how to quiet noisy rail
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3 letter station codes
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farm crossing
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Operation of yard next to automobile plant
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Railway buildings?
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Slow Approach And Approach at Leaman
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PTC Question
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Locomotive Train Bell
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Federal Rail Agency Steps Up Campaign: Crossing Accidents
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What If Protesters Shut Down A Class I Railroad?
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Horn blasts
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Flag protection for stopped train in ABS territory?
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Intermodal Billing
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What Is the Signal Progression to Restricting?
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Is posting certain information on trains illegal?
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Greenhorn questions
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Car Hire
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Dispatching by Timetable and Tain Order -- A Lost Art
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Watch Time Register / Comparison
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Electrified industrial switching
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Signalling and ways of tracks
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6 Replies 
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Tie Life?
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6 Replies 
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CBTC train to train?
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2 Replies 
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Weird Track Names
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53 Replies 
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Level island platform that is high-level on one side only?
by BostonUrbEx  - 
5 Replies 
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Law or not? New grade crossings.
by hando401  - 
7 Replies 
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Grade Crossing Accidents.
by railfan365  - 
31 Replies 
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Pondering an idea that might've saved some lives..
by DJ700R4  - 
22 Replies 
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When is a grade crosing an official grade crossing
by maddoxdy  - 
10 Replies 
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A question for the really old, "old heads."
by jg greenwood  - 
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NBC 4 Los Angeles "Safety of 'Push Trains..."
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North American Dispatching Centers
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16 Replies 
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Empty car storage rates
by BobLI  - 
1 Replies 
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Whistle posts--federal law?
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3 Replies 
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Hypothetical speed signaling question
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1 Replies 
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Economics of Ties
by Bob Roberts  - 
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PRR S1 at the '39-'40 NYWF
by Rick Abramson  - 
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Connections between MNR and LIRR.
by railfan365  - 
5 Replies 
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Measurements - Mexico? SI or U.S. "customary units"?
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6 Replies 
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Help identifying possible mechanical component
by MattW  - 
4 Replies 
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Maps showing growth and decline of American railroads?
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RR Coal Delivery Issues hearing for Electric Generation FERC
by Ken W2KB  - 
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Low Cost Railcar Mover
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6 Replies 
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Destination of old signals
by YamaOfParadise  - 
11 Replies 
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Railroad-Owned Cars versus Leasers?
by NYCS  - 
7 Replies 
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GRS Searchlight Signals
by urrengr2003  - 
1 Replies 
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Passenger trains in sections
by BobLI  - 
2 Replies 
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How Do Crossing Gates Work?
by l008com  - 
9 Replies 
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