October 2nd, 2015

Trains, Wonderful Trains

Heavy Haul on the Rails (by Truck!)

As I've mentioned, Union Pacific is working on our stretch of track (the Nevada Subdivision), including a substantial tie replacement project. This means we get to see some odd pieces of rail maintenance equipment, including a heavy truck that also can pull a train of cars.

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Of course none of this is of any interest to you unless you find trains as fascinating as Lisa and I do, but that's one of the main reasons we moved here to Fernley.