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261 at Birmingham

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Birmingham, Missouri. September 26, 2005.

Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad (nicknamed Milwaukee Road) 261 leads an excursion north on the joint Union Pacific/I&M Rail Link mainline. The steamer and its train had been on display at Kansas City Union Station, and now 261 was headed back home to Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


Green Line Train Crossing I-90

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Green Line Train Crossing I-90
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

MBTA 3675 leads a Green Line train outbound, above I-90 on the B Branch.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


Bunker Hill Monument

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June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking up at Bunker Hill Monument.

Photo © Tom Gatermann


Top

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Top
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

The tower of Old South Meeting House.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Toward

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Toward
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking down Snow Hill Street toward downtown Boston.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Steeple

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Steeple
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

A juxtaposition of the steeple of Old North Church and some buildings, along the Freedom Trail.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Steeple, Part II

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Steeple, Part II
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Another view of the steeple of Old North Church, while walking on the Freedom Trail.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Ride

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Ride
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

On Boston's Freedom Trail, the statue of Paul Revere is silhouetted against the front of St. Stephen's Church.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Faneuil Hall

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Faneuil Hall
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

A view of the west side of Faneuil Hall, while walking the Freedom Trail.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Waiting to Proceed

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Waiting to Proceed
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An outbound Green Line train waits for the signal to cross St. Paul Street.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Through the Trees

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Through the Trees
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

A view of Millennium Tower, from Boston Public Garden.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


Above

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Above
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge, viewed from Bunker Hill Community College.

Photo © Tom Gatermann

Race Time

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Race Time
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

And the race is on between Green Line LRV 3645 and the silver car, with the LRV having a slight lead as they both cross St. Paul Street.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

USS Constitution in Dry Dock

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USS Constitution in dry dock under going restoration work.
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Down

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May 2, 2015. Vienna, Austria.

Heading down an escalator at the Karlsplatz U-Bahn station.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Passing Äußeres Burgtor

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Passing Äußeres Burgtor
May 2, 2015. Vienna, Austria.

A tram on the number 2 line passes the Äußeres Burgtor, on the southwest side of Heldenplatz.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Crossing, Part II

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Crossing, Part II
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An inbound Green Line train on the B Branch, crosses St. Paul Street.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Approaching St. Paul Street

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Approaching St. Paul Street
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An outbound Green Line train running on the B Branch, approaches St. Paul station.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Tram At Opernring and Kärntner Straße

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At Opernring and Kärntner Straße
May 2, 2015. Vienna, Austria.

A tram running on the number 1 route rolls down Opernring, at Kärntner Straße.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Old City Hall

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June 1, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking up at Boston's Old City Hall.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Obelisk

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June 1, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking out from the Granary Bury Grounds, past the obelisk that sits atop the tomb of Benjamin Franklin's parents, toward Millennium Tower.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Arriving at Community College II

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June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An outbound Orange Line train arrive at Community College station.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Park Church Steeple and Millennium Tower

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June 1, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Park Street Church's steeple is seen here juxtaposed against Millennium Tower.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Paul Revere's Grave

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June 1, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

The grave of Paul Revere at the Granary Bury Grounds.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Looking Out

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June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking out from the Bunker Hill Monument grounds toward the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Pleasant Street

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June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Looking down Pleasant Street, from the top of Bunker Hill, toward the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge.

Photo © Tom Gatermann

Arriving at Community College

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June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An Orange Line subway train arrives at Community College station. The station serves Bunker Hill Community College, and the surrounding area.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

On The Water

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

With part of downtown Boston, the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge, and the Longfellow Bridge in the background, sail boaters enjoy an afternoon out on the Charles River. Photo © Tom Gatermann.

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Outbound Down Commonwealth Avenue

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Rolling down Commonwealth Avenue, MBTA 3624 brings up the rear of an outbound Green Line train.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Windows

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Windows along Mass. Ave.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Looking Out

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June 3, 2017. Boston, MA.

Looking out at the John Hancock Tower from near Storrow Dr and Charlesgate, along the Charles River.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Bench

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

A bench along the Charles River, looking toward Cambridge, MA.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


Traffic

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) 3882 and MBTA 3699 make up this outbound Green Line train, running on the B Branch down the Middle of Commonwealth Avenue.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Out For A Swim

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

A group of ducks take a swim down the Charles River.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

MBTA 3645 on the B Branch

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

MBTA 3645 (Kinki-Sharyo Type 7 LRV) leads a Green Line train westward down Commonwealth Avenue on the B Branch. The train is passing over Interstate 90.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Tops II

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

The Prudential Building stands above some weeping willows in Boston Public Garden.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Tops

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June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

In this view from Boston Public Garden, the steeple of Arlington Street Church can be seen, as well as the top of the Berkeley Building. In the background the modern style of the John Hancock Tower contrasts with the two older buildings.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Downtown Boston

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Downtown Boston, as seen from Boston University. In the foreground an old railroad bridge passes under Boston University Bridge, which both cross over the Charles River.

Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.
Photo © Tom Gatermann

Bricks and Stones

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Outside of Faneuil Hall, along the Freedom Trail.
Photo taken: June 1, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Juxtaposition III

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The Arlington Building, and the Arlington Street Church's steeple. 
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Passing on the Green Line

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Green Line trains running on the B Branch pass each other at the Intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Essex Street.

Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Orange Line Arrival at Tufts

Orange Line Arrival at Tufts
June 2, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts.

An Orange Line subway train heading outbound arrives at the Tufts Medical Center station.

Video © Tom Gatermann.

Cut in Front

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A MBTA Green Line train starts to cross St. Paul Street, just as a car cut in front of the train to turn onto Commonwealth Avenue.

Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Melrose Street

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Looking down Melrose Street. 
Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Juxtaposition II

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John Hancock Tower (left) and Liberty Mutual Insurance building (right).
Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Washington

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The George Washington statue, at the Boston Public Garden.
June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Blue Line Train on Bryan Street

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A DART Green Line train rolls down Bryan Street, at the intersection of North Olive Street. The train's next stop will be at the Pearl/Art District station a block from here. Blue Line, Green Line, Orange Line, and Red Line trains all use this central corridor through downtown Dallas.
Photo taken: May 3, 2017. Dallas, Texas. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Juxtaposition I

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Some of the buildings at Copley Square.
Photo taken: June 3, 2017. Boston, Massachusetts. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Arriving at Malostranská

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Tram 8178 (a Tatra T3R.PV model) arrives at the Malostranská tram stop on Klárov street in Lesser Town during the afternoon rush hour.

Photo taken: April 29, 2015. Prague, Czechia. Photo © Tom Gatermann

DART Blue Line Train at Pearl

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A DART Blue Line train is crossing Pearl Street and arriving at the Pearl/Art District station. The building that is sticking up above the trees, on the right side of the photo, is old Dallas High School, which at the time was being renovated and turned into an office building. 
Photo taken: May 2, 2017. Dallas, Texas. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Stopped at Malostranská

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During rush hour, tram 9080 (a Tatra KT8D5R.N2P) is stopped at the Malostranská tram stop on Klárov street in Lesser Town.

April 29, 2017. Prague, Czechia. Photo © Tom Gatermann

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