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Intermodel trains carrying containers are the highest class of freight trains now. Here, in the Omaha yard, you can see how the containers get on the cars.
The control stand for a UP DD40X Centennial class locomotive. (North Platte, Nebraska, 1996 photo)
Loading grain into hoppers, somewhere in Nebraska, on a very cold winter day.
   

Updated 5/21/05; posted 1/1/04; © 2005 John P. Nordin