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This photo list contains all the cataloged images in Jim's railroad photo collection and is a work in progress as more images are scanned. To locate images of specific items, use Column Filtering which is explained in detail in the HELP section from the link above.  When you see an image of interest, click the Green JMF photo number to see the full data record for an image. Photos from Jim's collection of can be purchased from the NPRHA by sending an email to: CompanyStore@NPRHA.org  

  
  
  
  
  
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NP219Collision at Renton
The Auburn to Everett and Everett to Auburn Time Freight normally arrived in Everett before 8:00 am. The crew would layover all day and bring the Time Freight back to Auburn in the evening. Because of the July 4th holiday the crew was allowed to double back without the usual layover at Everett.
RentonWA7/4/1955Locomotive-DieselLocomotive-SteamAccidentJ.M. FredricksonNeg
Meanwhile Transfer Crew 2, based in Auburn, spent the day switching Kent-Renton area industries with Engine 1373. They were moving backwards in Renton when they collided with the early train from Everett. Engineer and Fireman killed. Right rear 3/4 view shows the two diesels, 1373 and wrecker.
JMF07
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NP1373Collision at Renton
The Auburn to Everett and Everett to Auburn Time Freight normally arrived in Everett before 8:00 am. The crew would layover all day and bring the Time Freight back to Auburn in the evening. Because of the July 4th holiday the crew was allowed to double back without the usual layover at Everett.
RentonWA7/4/1955Locomotive-SteamLocomotive-DieselAccidentJ.M. FredricksonNeg
Meanwhile Transfer Crew 2, based in Auburn, spent the day switching Kent-Renton area industries with Engine 1373. They were moving backwards in Renton when they collided with the early train from Everett. Engineer and Fireman killed. Left side view from center driver back showing cab area and tender damage.
JMF07
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NP1373Collision at Renton
The Auburn to Everett and Everett to Auburn Time Freight normally arrived in Everett before 8:00 am. The crew would layover all day and bring the Time Freight back to Auburn in the evening. Because of the July 4th holiday the crew was allowed to double back without the usual layover at Everett.
RentonWA7/4/1955Car-LogLocomotive-DieselAccidentJ.M. FredricksonNeg
Meanwhile Transfer Crew 2, based in Auburn, spent the day switching Kent-Renton area industries with Engine 1373. They were moving backwards in Renton when they collided with the early train from Everett. Engineer and Fireman killed. View shows leading 3 log cars of freight occupying about a two car length distance.
JMF07