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Winter of During a fierce winter storm, right as steam locomotive operations were coming to an end on the Siskiyou Line, a Class F steam .

Trains, Presentation, Engine, Motor Engine, Train

Presentation, Trains, Train

Train wreck. Boston & Albany RR tank locomotive No. 307. B&A RR wrecking crane No. X1654 assisting.--- USA

Boston & Albany RR tank locomotive No. B&A RR wrecking crane No.

RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 4023 Union Pacific Steam 4-8-8-4 at Omaha, Nebraska by Paul M. Rome

UP 4023 Union Pacific Steam at Omaha, Nebraska.One of many UP 660 ton Big Boy steam locomotives.

Signal Failure  “Train of the Stars” crashes through wall. On 25th January 1948, The Super Chief claimed to be “The Train of the Stars” because of the many celebrities it carried between Chicago and Los Angeles. On this day it lost brakes at Los Angeles’ Union Passenger Terminal (LAUPT) crashed through a bumper post and a concrete wall and came to rest above Aliso Street. No injuries, but the engineer loses his job over the incident.

A Santa Fe diesel passenger locomotive hangs over Aliso Street after running off the end of rails at Union Station, Los Angeles, California (January

In 1901, the White Pigeon, Michigan, area saw a head-on steam engine collision on New York Central Line that left one person dead, four hurt and one engine atop the other.

1901 Steam Engine Collision in Michigan – one engine atop the other: In the White Pigeon, Michigan, area saw a head-on steam engine collision on New York Central Line that left one person dead, four hurt and one engine atop the other.

The Norfolk & Western's coaling tower at Shaffer’s Crossing, Virginia (Roanoke) is teaming with locomotives refueling on the night of December 12,1955. From left to right: Class S-1a 0-8-0 #243, Class Y6 2-8-8-2 #2142, and streamlined J Class 4-8-4 #608. Standing beside the big Y-6 compound is coaling tower operator Coleman Hairston (left) and hostler R. E. Hall (right).

Winston Link,American photographer,industrial photography, black and white photograph

On November 30, the 1934, the LNER locomotive hit the magic 100pmh speed on the downwards slope of Stoke Bank near Grantham (pictured) becoming the world's fastest train...

Photographs mark 80 years since Flying Scotsman's first 100mph journey

On November the the LNER locomotive hit the magic speed on the downwards slope of Stoke Bank near Grantham (pictured) becoming the world's second fastest steam train after the GWR City of Truro

Según Quasimodo: de pronto es la noche

“ in the first train robbery in the US occurs at North Bend, Ohio.

Rubble: Workers comb through the debris on Tuesday, July 9 in Lac-Magantic, Quebec following the devastating, fiery oil train derailment early on Saturday

Runaway Canadian oil tanker train may have been tampered with officials fear as 40 victims remain unaccounted for following huge explosion

Thirteen unidentified victims have been recovered in the town of Lac-Megantic after the Saturday explosion but nearly 40 people are still missing.

Mulliken, Roxand Township, Eaton County, Michigan -- USA --- Pere Marquette Rail Road Train Wreck June 1908 --- Fast Train Wrecked at Mulliken June 1908

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