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Amtrak 156 Leading the Ann Rutledge

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November 19, 2005. Maplewood, MO.

Amtrak 156 leads the Ann Rutledge west along Greenwood, Blvd. in Maplewood, MO.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.



Union Pacific 4685 North of Chalfin Bridge, IL.

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November 12, 2005. Chalfin Bridge, IL.

Union Pacific (UP) 4685 leads a manifest freight train north on the UP's Chester Subdivision, through the flat farm lands of Southern Illinois.

Photo © Tom Gatermann

Rolling Through the Trees

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November 24, 2005. Ballwin, Missouri.

With the fall colors gone and winter looming, an eastbound Union Pacific (UP) train rolls through Castlewood State Park on the UP's Jefferson City Subdivision.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Golden

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Looking toward Chicago from out on Lake Michigan.
Photo taken: August 13, 2008.  Chicago, Illinois. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Little Rock Streetcar 410

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October 14, 2016.

As Rock Region Metro streetcar 410 enters the intersection of East Markham Street and Scott Street, it passes by the H.U. Lee International Gate.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Just Some Early Morning Fog

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From my front door this past Spring.
Photo taken: March 17, 2018. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Casa Loma

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Photo taken: July 16, 2014. Toronto, Ontario. Photo © Tom Gatermann

UP 8046 and UP 7303 at Berger

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October 23, 2005. Berger, Missouri.

Union Pacific (UP) 8046 and Union Pacific 7303 lead a loaded coal train east on the UP's Jefferson City Subdivision. Photo

© Tom Gatermann.

Under Construction on the Arkansas River

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October 10, 2016. Little Rock, Arkansas.

While out for a walk during our visit to Little Rock a few years ago, we saw these new bridge spans for the Broadway Bridge being constructed on barges floating in the Arkansas River. The barges are on the North Little Rock side of the river. If you look at the far left of the photograph you can see the old Broadway Bridge supports being demolished.

Photo © Tom Gatermann

Olympic Stadium Observation Tower

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July 17, 2013. Montréal, QC, Canada.

The observation tower at Olympic Stadium (Stade Olympique). If you look closely on the right side of the tower you can see a lift that takes people to the observation desk at the top.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Across the Gasconade River

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October 23, 2005. Gasconade, Missouri.

Union Pacific (UP) 4294 and Norfolk Southern (NS) 9841 lead an eastbound train across the Gasconade River Bridge on the UP's Jefferson City Subdivision.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

UP 4294 and NS 9841 at Gasconade

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October 23, 2005. Gasconade, Missouri.

Leading a train east on the Union Pacific's Jefferson City Subdivision are Union Pacific 4294 and Norfolk Southern 9841.The train is rounding the curve on the west bank of the Gasconade River.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

UP 6510 at Berger

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October 23, 2005. Berger, Missouri.

Union Pacific 6510 is the distributed power unit (DPU) on a coal train heading east on the UP's Jefferson City Subdivision.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

UP 4496 at Big Bend

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October 22, 2005. Maplewood, Missouri.

Union Pacific 4496 is seen here leading an eastbound train over Big Bend Blvd, along Greenwood Blvd. In the background the Metrolink bridge that carries the Blue Line over the UP's Jefferson City Subdivision can be seen.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Into the Curve

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Autorack cars on a westbound Union Pacific train enter the curve along Greenwood Blvd., near the Sutton Blvd. crossing. In the distance one of the signals can be seen for the crossovers at Control Point D007 (mile post 6.9) on the Jefferson City Subdivision.

October 18, 2005. Maplewood, Missouri.

One at a Time

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A visitor to the park, climbs some stairs on the Alpine Trail, near the Alpine Visitor Center.
Photo taken: September 4, 2013. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Photo © Tom Gatermann

Miniature Below the Sky

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September 4, 2013. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.

Union Pacific 6472 at Knox Avenue

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April 9, 2006. St. Louis, Missouri.

Union Pacific (UP) 6472 is westbound at the Knox Avenue crossing, leading an empty coal train on UP's Jefferson City Subdivision. The train is passing under the Hampton Avenue overpass.

Photo © Tom Gatermann

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