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Online E. Hodgson

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July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« on: June 24, 2017, 08:14:03 AM »
I am going to start July a little early we missed last month so the extra time to to make up for it.

July in the auto industry generally marks the end of production for current year models and starts the next year model, with this in mind lets make July's themes Automotive, anything automotive whether it be auto-racks, trains with autos in it everything automotive!

Submissions end 07/23/17

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Offline Kentucky & Indiana Terminal RR

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2017, 10:44:31 AM »
2609 showing that there is no such thing as a snow day.
"The engineer in the old high cab his gold watch in his hand, looking at the waterglass and letting down the sand, rolling out on the old main line taking up the slack, gone today so they say but tomorrow he'll be back...."

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #2 on: June 24, 2017, 10:50:27 AM »
A train of ford F150 frames snaking through Waddy ky.
"The engineer in the old high cab his gold watch in his hand, looking at the waterglass and letting down the sand, rolling out on the old main line taking up the slack, gone today so they say but tomorrow he'll be back...."

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2017, 05:43:50 PM »
272 rolling across the former Norfolk & Western's massive Ohio River Bridge spanning Kenova, West Virginia and the Ohio River.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

Offline Gage O'Dell

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #4 on: July 01, 2017, 07:33:58 PM »
A pair of Santa Fe Warbonnets lead autoracks through Danville


Christmas Time Racks in Salvisa

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2017, 07:53:12 AM »
Autorack derailment cleanup on the N&W's Cooper bridge near Bramwell, WV in December 1977. All of the autos involved in the wreck had to be scrapped according to the Bluefield newspaper.

Offline Bill Richardson

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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2017, 10:08:35 PM »
Former UP SD90MAC heading auto rack train; parked at Burnside, KY, facing south.

100_4803b--UP-7289--SD90MAC--pulling autorack train south--900px--tg by Bill Richardson, on Flickr



Two BNSF engines pulling auto rack train north across bridge over Cumberland River at Burnside, KY.

100b6074c--BNSF engines pulling autorack train north over Burnside bridge--900px--tg by Bill Richardson, on Flickr


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Re: July Photo Contest - Theme: Automotive
« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2017, 08:34:17 AM »
Don't forget the the deadline is coming up for the July contes!


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