Thread: BNSF vs. UP
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Old 09-07-2009, 10:29 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by crazytiger View Post
Would you mind giving me more history of these units and some pics?
The way a Rio Grande nose should look, thanks to a dedicated employee or railfan:

Image © Chris Paulhamus
PhotoID: 278907
Photograph © Chris Paulhamus


The way all of them look minus the one shown above:

Image © Frank Orona
PhotoID: 295370
Photograph © Frank Orona


The way a Southern Pacific nose should look:

Image © William H. Davis Jr.
PhotoID: 53813
Photograph © William H. Davis Jr.


And the way most look today:

Image © Dave Schaaf
PhotoID: 207056
Photograph © Dave Schaaf


Awesome preservation of heritage there.

BNSF on the other hand:

Image © Chris Paulhamus
PhotoID: 258575
Photograph © Chris Paulhamus


Image © Chris Paulhamus
PhotoID: 252115
Photograph © Chris Paulhamus


Image © Chris Paulhamus
PhotoID: 250942
Photograph © Chris Paulhamus


Image © Chris Paulhamus
PhotoID: 250259
Photograph © Chris Paulhamus


Now that's more like it...virgin noses!
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