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Your bike at a train station

Discussion in 'Photos' started by Dualthing, May 26, 2011.

  1. Dualthing

    Dualthing Been here awhile

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    Never had a train entered or left this station, not even railway lines installed

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  2. Vt-Stromer

    Vt-Stromer Long timer Supporter

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  3. KAdriver

    KAdriver adventures on asphalt Supporter

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    Newfoundland, NJ looking a bit better here than the movie.
    "The Station Agent".

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  4. aprilian

    aprilian Can I change this?

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    Rosemount MN - only used for freight these days

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  5. Jugama

    Jugama Been here awhile

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  6. Stickywicket

    Stickywicket Banned

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  7. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

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    the freight depot was used as storage by CSX, the passenger depot was nicely restored.

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  8. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

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    The restored but neglected loading area of the depot at Dresden, Ohio

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  9. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

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    Look closely... in the heart of the New River Gorge, West Virginia, the restored C&O depot. The film "Matewan" was shot here in the late '80s.

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  10. doc moses

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    Not exactly a station but the abandoned tower at West Side, WVa no longer controls traffic through the tunnel at Tunnelton, West Virginia.

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  11. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

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    Not exactly a station, but a tunnel in southern Ohio.

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  12. doc moses

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    Abandoned tunnel, KLR from a vew years back.

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  13. ddavidv

    ddavidv The reason we can't have nice things

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    Great idea for a photo thread. I love old depots, and I really love Alcos. :evil Thanks Jon!
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    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

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    They went all the way with this one...

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  15. ddavidv

    ddavidv The reason we can't have nice things

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    Thus motivated by this thread, I made a special trip to this station (RR in the second link below):
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  16. Dualthing

    Dualthing Been here awhile

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    cakmakli Made It - Army Retired

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    cakmakli Made It - Army Retired

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  20. [!]WildBlue

    [!]WildBlue Been here awhile

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    Amtrak/Museum/Farmer's Market

    From Upstate SC TOR.

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