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Welcome to Railroad Picture Archives!

Front Page Pic This site contains a large collection of railroad pictures.  You will find photographs of many different railroads!   Browse the collection by locomotives present in the photograph, by the location the photograph was taken, or by locomotive model.  Visit the contributor sites to see the collection of an individual contributor.

Check out our interactive U.S. railroad map!  Each location a photograph was taken will appear on the map as a red dot.  You can zoom in and out to see detailed track configurations all across the U.S.  Registered users will have access to our U.S. Traffic Density map. Quickly find the busiest lines near you!

Traffic Density Map 2014 data update!  

newNew Feature: Heritage Units!  The locomotive search tool has been enhanced to support searching for heritage locomotives.  Follow the link to the locomotive search, type in heritage in the tag field and search!  More locomotive tags will be added in the future.

Want to contribute?  It's free!  First register for a user account by clicking on the 'Register' link on the left.  Once you have registered simply log into the site and click the Contribute link and follow the simple instructions!

The editors of this site will be selecting the best and most interesting photos as they come onto the site.  Each photo that is selected as an editors pick will have a red award icon visible on the top of the picture view page.  You can see the most recent editors picks by selecting the Editors' Picks link from the menu on the left.

You can see the contributor's favorite photos by going to the Contributor Picks link on the left.  On the Contributor's individual site, their picks will be accessible through the My Picks Link.  Each photo that is selected as an contributor pick will have a green award icon visible on the top of the picture view page.

Want to see the most recent photos added to the site all in one screen?  Click the Newest Photos at the top left and see all photos added to the site within a specified number of days.  This is a great way to see all of the newest photos on one page!

 
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Select one of the links from the menu on the left to begin browsing the collection.
 
Site Stats
Photos: 4,312,165
Locomotives:  163,187
Rolling Stock:  1,009,638
Locations:  29,679
What's New?
New Photo Albums
TEST
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Zebras in the gloom.
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Rail Cars Surrey BC
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PRR: "Samuel Rea Shop" ~ June 1957
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PRR: "Improving Freight Service" ~ May 1957
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PRR: "Diesel Heart Trouble" ~ March 1957
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Moore, Oklahoma City
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Ex-Santa Fe GP9us on a ballast train
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Q016 at MP 130 on the New Castle Sub.
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Q612-19 & W810-18
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CSX Southbound Train
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2017 - Selected Rolling Stock
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PRR: "Up Goes TrucTrain Traffic" ~ October 1955
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PRR: "GM's New Aerotrain" ~ October 1955
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Houston and Beaumont Railfanning Late 2006 and Early 2007 Part 2
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FEC 101 AT DAYTONA BEACH 3 22 17
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CSX Military Train 3-19-2017
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PRR: "Birth of a New Train" ~ July 1955
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PRR: "Palace of Progress" ~ July 1955
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March 2016
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Shortline meets Mainline.
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PRR: "Scrap and Reclamation" ~ January 1957
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PRR: "Portage Railroad" ~ January 1957
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Just a few.
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RBB&B Blue Unit 3/20/17
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Amtrak Train 90, Palmetto, @ Yemassee, SC 3-19-2017
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Chasing the RBBX Red Unit, Lynchburg to Petersburg
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Pinole, CA
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Albany, CA
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Houston and Beaumont Railfanning 2006 Part 1
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Winter and spring adventures
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Strasburg
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Berkeley Amtrak Station - Berkeley, CA
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PRR: "The 'Cat's Whiskers'" ~ February 1954
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PRR: "Caretaker of the Curve" ~ February 1954
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Updated Photo Albums
Railfan Kyles train photos never before seen!
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CSX IAIS 513 CR
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Irondale, AL
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2016 - Walkersville Southern
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Rolling Stock, various types and Companies
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2016-2017 Virginia photos
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Trains 2011 - 2017
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CSX: Coal trains, Upstate SC 2011-15
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CSX
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2017 Montreal's Commuters.
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Mike Ondecker Photos
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Thankfuls - Favorites
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BNSF's Cody Branchline 2017
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SOME TIMES YOU HAVE TO GO WHERE THE TRAINS ARE WINTER 2017
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Superior Wisconsin
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Around The Twin Cities: Vol. 2
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Lincoln, NE, March 2017
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2017 Train Photographs
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NJ Transit 2017
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CaliforniaRailfan101's Best of Emeryville, CA
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March 2017
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CSX 2017
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Conrail Shared Assets 2017
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Mexico, Missouri
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South Jersey Railroad Miscellaneous
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Augusta, Georgia 2017
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Out East: Strasburg, PA
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Miscellaneous
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Chasing the RBBX Red Unit, Lynchburg to Petersburg
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SRNJ- Southern Railroad of New Jersey
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UP Altoona Sub
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winter action on the river line 2017
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Photos1
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GNWR covered hoppers in CT
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GATX tank cars in CT
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