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http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00001.jpgWWANL-00001BN6304freightlocomotive - dieselAuburn wyeAuburnWASep-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 6304 coming onto northbound Main Line at Auburn from Stampede Pass
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00002.jpgWWANL-00002BN6304freightlocomotive - dieselAuburn wyeAuburnWASep-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 6304 coming onto northbound Main Line at Auburn from Stampede Pass
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00003.jpgWWANL-00003BN6304freightlocomotive - dieselAuburn wyeAuburnWASep-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 6304 coming onto northbound (Seattle) Main Line at Auburn wye from Stampede Pass
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00004.jpgWWANL-00004NP1823circustrain - circuslocomotive - steamAuburnWA8/22/1948Al Farrow
NP 1823 coming onto northbound (Seattle) Main Line at Auburn wye with Ringling Bros. circus train in 1948
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00005.jpgWWANL-00005NP1791logtrain - loglocomotive - steamAuburnWA1953Al Farrow
NP 1791 coming onto souththbound (Tacoma) Main Line at Auburn withlog train in 1953
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00006.jpgWWANL-00006NP1824worktrain - work locomotive - steamAuburnWA3/16/1946Al Farrow
NP 1824 and 1826 on southbound (Tacoma) leg of Auburn wye with MOW train in 1946, including a wrecker crane
1826
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00007.jpgWWANL-00007NP1674Passtrain - passengerlocomotive - steamAuburnWA4/30/1956Al Farrow
NP 1674 with 1956 westbound PTA special at Auburn Way bridge.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00008.jpgWWANL-00008NP1619caboose hoplocomotive - steamcaboose - woodAuburnWA11/10/1954Al Farrow
NP 1619 and caboose 1784 crossing over Auburn Way bridge in 1954
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00009.jpgWWANL-00009AMT102AMT 7locomotive - dieselAmtrakEast AuburnWAJan-73R.W.Johnston
Amtrak Train #7 passing signal 102.2 at East Auburn
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00010.jpgWWANL-00010NP1675NP 26train - passengerumbrella shedEast AuburnWAndAl Farrow
Eastbound North Coast Limited at East Auburn; NP 1675 on Tacoma-Auburn transfer.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00011.jpgWWANL-00011AMT102AMT 7locomotive - dieselumbrella shedEast AuburnWAJan-73R.W.Johnston
Amtrak Train #7 Westbound East Auburn. Bus for Tacoma - Auburn transfer is waiting on the other side of the umbrella shed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00012.jpgWWANL-00012AMT106AMT 7locomotive - dieseltrain - passengerEast AuburnWAJan-73R.W.Johnston
Amtrak Train #7 Westbound East Auburn unbrella shed, with MOW train in background.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00013.jpgWWANL-00013NP1677Passlocomotive - steamtrain - passengerEast AuburnWA6/26/1954
NP 1677 with westbound passenger train (probably the Tacoma - Auburn transfer) at East Auburn in 1953. The North Coast Limited or Mainstreeter is on the other side of the umbrella shed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00014.jpgWWANL-00014NP2216NP 411locomotive - steamtrain - passengerEast AuburnWA7/6/1953Al Farrow
NP 2216 at East Auburn with the Tacoma - Auburn transfer.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00015.jpgWWANL-00015NP2216NP 411locomotive - steamumbrella shedEast AuburnWA1953Harold A. Hill
NP 2216 at East Auburn with the Tacoma - Auburn transfer.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00016.jpgWWANL-00016NP2216NP 411locomotive - steamumbrella shedEast AuburnWA1953Harold A. Hill
NP 2216 at East Auburn with the Tacoma - Auburn transfer.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00017.jpgWWANL-00017NP26262nd #6locomotive - steamtrain - passengerEast AuburnWA8/4/1957R V Nixon
NP 2626 with 2nd #6, the Casey Jones excurstion returning from Cle Elum, at East Auburn (last run for NP 2626).
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00018.jpgWWANL-00018NP2260NP 411locomotive - steamtrain - passengerEast AuburnWA6/18/1945Jim Fredrickson
NP 2260 with the easbound Alaskan, Train #4, at East Auburn. The Tacoma - Auburn connection, with NP 2185, is standing on the other side of the umbrela shed.
2185
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00019.jpgWWANL-00019NP2262Passlocomotive - steamtrain - passengerEast AuburnWA4/18/1954Stan Styles
NP 2262 westbound at East Auburn umbrella shed
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00020.jpgWWANL-00020BN9790AMT 8locomotive - dieseltrain - passengerEast AuburnWAMar-73R.W.Johnston
Amtrack #8 eastbound at East Auburn in March 1973, with bus connection from Tacoma standing on other side of Umbrella Shed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00021.jpgWWANL-00021BN9790Passlocomotive - dieseltrain - passengerEast AuburnWAApr-71R.W.Johnston
BN 9790 with eastbound No. Coast Ltd at East Auburn with Tacoma bus connection on other side of umbrella shed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00022.jpgWWANL-00022BN9790Passlocomotive - dieseltrain - passengerEast AuburnWAApr-71R.W.Johnston
BN 9790 with eastbound No. Coast Ltd at East Auburn with Tacoma bus connection on other side of umbrella shed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00023.jpgWWANL-00023NP4012X4012Elocomotive - steamtrain - freight East AuburnWA1/8/1940Al Farrow
NP 4012 on X4012 E leaving East Auburn 1-8-40 with 42 cars
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00024.jpgWWANL-00024NP4017X4017Elocomotive - steamtrain - freight East AuburnWA8/29/1940Al Farrow
NP4017 and 4019 on X4017 E leaving Auburn
4019
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00025.jpgWWANL-00025NP88excavatorsgravel pitcraneEast AuburnWA1944-1951C.W. Mendenhall Col
NP crane and shovel at Auburn gravel pit circa 1944-1955
NP 3 (excavator)
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00026.jpgWWANL-00026NP88excavatorsgravel pitcraneEast AuburnWA1944-1951C.W. Mendenhall Col
NP crane and shovel at Auburn gravel pit circa 1944-1955
202907
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00027.jpgWWANL-00027NP4016freightlocomotive - steamtrain - freight East AuburnWA7/20/1940Al Farrow
Class Z-3 NP 4016 eastbound out of Auburn, WA in July, 1940
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00028.jpgWWANL-00028NP4023freightlocomotive - steamEast AuburnWAndAl Farrow
Class Z-3 NP 4023 in the Green River Valley east of Auburn, WA
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00029.jpgWWANL-00029BNBN 7train - passengerEast AuburnWA8/14/1972Jim Fredrickson
Westboound 2nd #7 at MP 99 east of Auburn, WA on 8-14-73
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00030.jpgWWANL-00030NP2211NP 4locomotive - steamBridgeEast AuburnWA7/23/1944Al Farrow
Eastbound Alaskan (Train #4) crossing the Green River Bridge (100) 0n July 23, 1944. The train is doubleheaded with helper NP 2111 on point and NP 2265 as the road engine.
2283
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00031.jpgWWANL-00031NP 6001freightlocomotive - dieselBridgeEast AuburnWA6/10/1944Al Farrow
NP6001 eastbound crossing the Green River Bridge (Bridge 100) on June 10, 1944with 69 cars and caboose.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00032.jpgWWANL-00032NP 2516freightlocomotive - dieselBig Soos CreekCovingtonWA5/17/1967Jim Fredrickson
NP 2516, a U25C, leads two U28Cs and a GP-9 on a westbound freight train east of East Auburn WA.
2804
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00033.jpgWWANL-00033NP 4016freightlocomotive - steamtrain - logCovingtonWAndAl Farrow
Class Z-3 NP 4016 with a string of empty gondolas between Covington and East Auburn.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00034.jpgWWANL-00034NP1678freightlocomotive - steamtrain - freight CovingtonWA9/30/1943Al Farrow
NP 1678 West Bound with a 20-car log train at the Covington Bridge on Sept. 30, 1943.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00035.jpgWWANL-00035NP2602Passlocomotive - steamtrain - passenger CovingtonWA8/8/1950Al Farrow
Class A 4-8-4 NP 2602 passes the Covington bridge with a Korean War troop train on August 8, 1950.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00036.jpgWWANL-00036NP4017freightlocomotive - steamtrain - freight CovingtonWAndAl Farrow
A doubleheaded eastbound freight train of reefer approaching the Covington Bridge. Class Z-3 NP 4017 is on point with another Z-3 behind it.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00037.jpgWWANL-00037NPPasslocomotive - dieseltrain - passenger CovingtonWA8/1957Warren W. Wing
Eastbound North Coast Limited (Train 26) approaching the Covington Bridge. The train includes Vista-Dome Sleepers.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00038.jpgWWANL-00038NPPasslocomotive - dieseltrain - passenger CovingtonWA8/1957Warren W. Wing
Eastbound North Coast Limited (Train 26) just past the Covington Bridge, showing the observation lounge and Vista-Dome sleeper cars.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00039.jpgWWANL-00039NP4019freightlocomotive - steamtrain - freight CovingtonWA5/21/1941Al Farrow
NP 4019 and 4015 doublehead an eastbound extra passing under the Covington Bridge on May 21, 1941.
4015
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00040.jpgWWANL-00040BN8158worklocomotive - dieseltrain - workCovingtonWA12/1987Robert W. Johnston
BN 8158 and 7146 switch a ribbon-rail train at the Covington siding in December 1987.
BN 7146
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00041.jpgWWANL-00041NP2609passlocomotive - steamlocomotive - electricHenry'sWA1951Harold A. Hill
NP 2609 with detoured Milwaukee Olympian approaching Pacific Coast overpass at Henry's in 1951. The detour was due to a Milwaukee freight derailed in Maple Valley.
Milw electric
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00042.jpgWWANL-00042Milwpasstrain - passenger car - observationHenry'sWA1950Harold A. Hill
The observation car of the Milwaukee's Olympian Hiawatha passes under the highway bridge at Henry's in 1950. The detour was due to a wreck at Maple Valley.
Milw observation
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00043.jpgWWANL-00043NPdepotRavensdaleWA1/1/1952
Back side of Ravensdale, WA depot in January 1952. The depot is a Class C 2-story Combination depot to the standard plans of 1889-1890
depot
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00044.jpgWWANL-00044NPcoal minecoal mineRavensdaleWAca 1900unknown
M.K. Coal Mine No. 2 at Ravensdale, WA
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00045.jpgWWANL-00045BN2263freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - workRavensdaleWAndunknown
BN 2263 and 2534 and train of hoppers at Ravensdale, WA.
BN 2534
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00046.jpgWWANL-00046BN533106freighthopper carstrain - workRavensdaleWAca 1985unknown
Hopper BN 533106 is being loaded by a front end loader at Ravensdale in the mid 1980s. The material being loaded appears to be coal or ballast.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00047.jpgWWANL-00047AMT538PassNorth Coast Hiawathatrain - passenger KanaskatWA6/5/1975Jim Fredrickson
Amtrak 538 is eastbound at Kanaskat, WA with Train #8, the North Coast Hiawatha., on June 5, 1975.
AMT 564
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00048.jpgWWANL-00048AMT?321PassNorth Coast Hiawathatrain - passenger KanaskatWA6/5/1975Jim Fredrickson
Amtrak Train #8, the North Coast Hiawatha, passes Kanaskat, WA in 1975. The last car on the train is a former California Zephyr dome-lounge. The train includes 3 other domes and avarienty of paint schemes
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00049.jpgWWANL-00049NPdepotKanaskatWAc1910unknown
Kanaskat depot in the early 1900s. This depot burned in 1943. see scanned caption WWAP0400049-cap
depot
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00049-cap.jpgWWANL-00049-capscanned captionKanaskatWA
scanned caption for WWAP0400049
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00050.jpgWWANL-00050NP2626locomotive - steamtrain - passenger KanaskatWA8/4/1957R V Nixon
NP 2626 with 2nd #6, the Casey Jones excurstion returning from Cle Elum, at Kanaskat, WA.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00051.jpgWWANL-00051NP2626locomotive - steamtrain - passenger KanaskatWA8/4/1957R V Nixon
NP 2626 with 2nd #6, the Casey Jones excurstion returning from Cle Elum, at Kanaskat, WA.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00052.jpgWWANL-00052NP2241Passlocomotive - steamcar - logKanaskatWA1938Harold A. Hill
NP 2241 passes a train of empty log cars at Kanaskat, WA in 1938
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00053.jpgWWANL-00053NP1368loglocomotive - steamtrain - logKanaskatWA7/26/1937James A. Turner
Class S-4 ten-wheeler NP 1368 Westbound passing under the Kanaskat bridge with a loaded log train on July 26, 1937.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00054.jpgWWANL-00054NP4008freightlocomotive - steamBridgeKanaskatWA7/25/1937James A. Turner
Class Z-3 2-8-8-2 NP 4008 westbound with a freight train at the Kanaskat, WA bridge on July 25, 1937.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00055.jpgWWANL-00055NP 6005freightdepotlocomotive - dieselKanaskatWA7/15/1945Jim Fredrickson
Northern Pacific Extra 6005 West passes the second-to-last depot at Kanaskat, WA in 1945
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00056.jpgWWANL-00056NP1381?Passtrain - passengerpaint - Pine TreeKanaskatWAndunknown
NP heavyweight passenger car 1381 is the last car on a passenger train passing through Kanaskat, WA. This depot was replaced when the line was relocated in 1959.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00057.jpgWWANL-00057NPdepotKanaskatWAca 1955unknown
A small crowd waits at the platform of the second-to-last passenger depot at Kanaskat, WA. This depot was replaced when the line was relocated in 1959.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00058.jpgWWANL-00058NP6503Passtrain - passengerAlaskanKanaskatWA1953Harold Hill
NP 6503 with the heavyweight Alaskan, all in Pine Tree paint scheme, at Kanaskat, WA in 1953.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00059.jpgWWANL-00059BN5799caboose hoplocomotive - dieseltrain - workKanaskatWA11/27/1987Robert W. Johnston
BN 5799 with two other uunits and a caboose, run around a ribbon-rail train at the newest Kanaskat depot in 1987. Jeff Nichols is on the platform.
BN 965829
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00060.jpgWWANL-00060BN6384freightdepotlocomotive - dieselKanaskatWASep-81Robert W. Johnston
BN 6384 passing the newest Kanaskat, WA depot in 1981.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00061.jpgWWANL-00061BN8174freightdepotlocomotive - dieselKanaskatWAAug-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 8174 leads the last train through Kanaskat, WA via the Stampede Pass line in August 1985. The route was not used again until 2006.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00062.jpgWWANL-00062NPdepotKanaskatWAndRobert W. Johnston
New Kanaskat, WA depot., built on the main line that was relocated in 1959.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00063.jpgWWANL-00063BN7032freightdepotlocomotive - dieselKanaskatWASep-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 7032 leads an eastbound freight past the newest Kanaskat, WA depot in Sept. 1985.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00064.jpgWWANL-00064BNfreightdepottrain - freight KanaskatWAndRobert W. Johnston
Westbound BN local passing the newest Kanaskat depot withempty log cars standing on adjacent sidings.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00065.jpgWWANL-00065AMT9766Passlocomotive - dieseltrain - passengerPalmer JctWAJul-85prob Robert W. Johnson
Amtrak 9766, still in NP Loewy Green paint scheme, leads Amtrak Train #8 near Palmer Jct., WA in July 1972.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00066.jpgWWANL-00066AMT356Passlocomotive - dieseltrain - passengerPalmer JctWASep-81Robert W. Johnston
Amtrak 356 leads Train #8 eastbound across the Green River bridge at Palmer Jct in Sept 1981. This was the last week of operation over NP track of the "Empire Builder", at Palmer Jct., WA. The following week, the train was rescheduled over the former GN line between Seattle and Spokane.
Bridge 81
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00067.jpgWWANL-00067BN6480freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight Palmer JctWAApr-71Robert W. Johnston
BN 6480 Eastbound across the Green River bridge at Palmer Jct. in April, 1971.
Bridge 81
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00068.jpgWWANL-00068NP6502NP 26locomotive - dieseltrain - passengerPalmer JctWAndRobert W. Johnston
Eastbound North Coast Limited in Loewy green paint crosses the Green River Bridge at Palmer Junction.
Bridge 81
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00069.jpgWWANL-00069BN5499Businesslocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWAndAl Farrow
Eastbound BN 5499 and a business car pass through Palmer Jct.
Bridge 81
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00070.jpgWWANL-00070BN2512freightlocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWA8/13/1983Al Farrow
Last Eastbound train on the [BN] 4th Sub. (Stampede Pass Line) BN 2512-6902 show arriving at Palmer Jct. Aug 13, 1983 Tacoma-Yakima Local
BN 6902
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00070.1.jpgWWANL-00070.1BN2512freightlocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWA8/13/1983Al Farrow
Last Eastbound train on the [BN] 4th Sub. (Stampede Pass Line) BN 2512-6902 show arriving at Palmer Jct. Aug 13, 1983 Tacoma-Yakima Local
BN 6902
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00071.jpgWWANL-00071BNSF1029freightlocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWA12/7/2006Gary Tarbox
BNSF 1029 leads BNSF1029XE through Palmer Jct on December 7, 2006. This was the first train over the newly reopened line, with Engineer Jack Christenson at the throttle.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00071.1.jpgWWANL-00071.1BNSF1029freightlocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWA12/7/2006Gary Tarbox
BNSF 1029 leads BNSF1029XE through Palmer Jct on December 7, 2006. This was the first train over the newly reopened line, with Engineer Jack Christenson at the throttle.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00072.jpgWWANL-00072BN2570worklocomotive - dieseltrain - workPalmer JctWA12/14/1988Robert W. Johnston
BN 2570 leads an eastbound work train to the Veazey gravel pit, via the Enumclaw leg of Palmer Jct., on December 14, 1988.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00073.jpgWWANL-00073MilwfreightLocomotive - dieselBridgePalmer JctWAApr-71Robert W. Johnston
Milwaukee's local from Cedar Falls to Enumclaw passing under the NP and over the Green River near Palmer Junction in April of 1971
Bridge 81
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00074.jpgWWANL-00074NP1776loglocomotive - steamtrain - logPalmer JctWA7/17/1956Al Farrow
Class W-3 2-8-2 #1776 on a log train drifting down grade (west) nearing Palmer Jct. on old main line, July 17, 1956.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00075.jpgWWANL-00075NP6504Passlocomotive - dieseltrain - passengerPalmer JctWAAug-47Harold A. Hill
NP 6504 westbound withTrain #5 at Palmer Jct in Aug 1947.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00076.jpgWWANL-00076BN1888freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight Palmer JctWAApr-71Robert W. Johnston
BN 1888 with local from Enumclaw near Palmer Jct. in April 1971.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00077.jpgWWANL-00077NP4006freightlocomotive - steamHeadworksHeadworksWA1937unknown
Class Z-3 #4006 westbound passes the Headworks Spur near Palmer Jct in 1937.
Bridge 79
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00078.jpgWWANL-00078NPBridge 79Bridge - wood trussHeadworksHeadworksWA11/6/1955unknown
Bridge #79 and the Tacoma Headworks water diversion dam on the original main line near Palmer Jct.
Bridge 79
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00079.jpgWWANL-00079NPBridge 78.1Tunnel 8Green RiverHeadworksWA1936unknown
Bridge 78-1, the 8th crossing of the Green River, with Tunnel #8 and Bridge 78 immediately beyond it. This is the original main line, abandoned in 1959 due to construction of the Howard Hanson Dam.
Tunnel 8
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00080.jpgWWANL-00080NPBridge 78Tunnel 8Green RiverHeadworksWA1885unknown
Bridge 78, the 7th crossing of the Green River, under construction in 1885, with falseworks still supporting the bridge. Tunnel #1 ws later renumbered as Tunnel #8. This is the original main line, abandoned in 1959 due to construction of the Howard Hanson Dam.
Bridge
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00081.jpgWWANL-00081NPTunnel 8Tunnel 8Bridge 78HeadworksWAndunknown
NP Tunnel #8 on the Green River, with Bridge #78 in the foreground and Bridges 78-1 and 79 visible through the tunnel.
Bridge 78
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00082.jpgWWANL-00082NPTunnel 8Tunnel 8Green RiverHeadworksWA9/22/1955Al Farrow
NP Tunnel #8 on the Green River, with Bridge #78 in the foreground and Bridges 78-1 and 79 visible through the tunnel.
Tunnel 8
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00083.jpgWWANL-00083NPTunnel 8Tunnel 8Green RiverHeadworksWA9/22/1955Al Farrow
NP Tunnel #8 on the Green River, with Bridge #78 in the foreground and Bridges 78-1 and 79 visible through the tunnel.
Bridge 78.1
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00084.jpgWWANL-00084NPTunnel 8Tunnel 8Green RiverHeadworksWA11/6/1955unknown
NP Tunnel #8 on the Green River, with Bridges 78-1 and 79 visible through the tunnel.
Bridge 78.1
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00085.jpgWWANL-00085NPBridge 78BridgeTunnelHeadworksWA1938unknown
Bridge #78, 7th crossing of the Green River, with NP Tunnel #8 and Bridges 78-1 and 79 visible through the tunnel.
Tunnel 8
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00086.jpgWWANL-00086NPBridge 75Bridge - wood trussTunnel 7LemoloWA1885unknown
1885 Construction photo of Bridge #75, 6th crossing of the Green River, with the west end of Tunnel #2 beyond it. Falseworks are still present beneaththe bridge. Tunnel #2 was later renumbered as Tunnel #7.
Tunnel 7
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00087.jpgWWANL-00087NPBridge 75Bridge - steel trussTunnel 7LemoloWA1938unknown
Bridge 75 and the west end of Tunnel 7 near Lemolo along the old line through Eagle Gorge.
Tunnel 7
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00088.jpgWWANL-00088NPTunnel 7speed limit signLemoloWA9/22/1955Al Farrow
East end of Tunnel 7, near Lemolo on the old line through Eagle Gorge, in 1955.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00089.jpgWWANL-00089NPBridgeconstructonbridge - footEagle GorgeWA1885unknown
Footbridge to Engineers Camp, Near, Eagle Gorge, - 1885
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00090.A.jpgWWANL-00090.ANP137worklocomotive - steamBridgeEagle GorgeWA1885unknown
Northern Pacific work train in 1885 on one of the bridges crossing Green River near Eagle Gorge, on the west slope of the Cascades, prior to construction of Stampede Tunnel. Location is possibly Bridge 74.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00090B.jpgWWANL-00090BNP137worklocomotive - steamBridgeEagle GorgeWA1885unknown
Northern Pacific work train in 1885 on one of the bridges crossing Green River near Eagle Gorge, on the west slope of the Cascades, prior to construction of Stampede Tunnel. Location is possibly Bridge 74.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00091.jpgWWANL-00091NP1351train - passenger BridgeEagle GorgeWAndunknown
Heavyweight passenger train in Pine Tree Paint stopped at Eagle Gorge, WA platform with head end cars on Bridge 74
1357
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00092.jpgWWANL-00092NP978logtrain - logEagle GorgeWAca 1911unknown
NP 978 with loaded log train switching at the Page Lumber Co. in Eagle Gorge, WA. Postcard cancelllation is 1911.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00093.jpgWWANL-00093NP164loglocomotive - steamtrain - logEagle GorgeWAca 1904B.W. Kilburn
stereo photo showing NP 164, a class S compound 4-6-0, swithching log cars at the Page Lumber Co. , Eagle Gorge, WA, circa 1904.
log train
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00094.jpgWWANL-00094NPworklocomotive - steamdepotEagle GorgeWAndunknown
View of Eagle Gorge, WA depot and water tank, taken from an empty drop-bottom gondola behind a locomotive tender.
drop bottom gondola
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00095.jpgWWANL-00095NPPage Lumber Co.postcardEagle GorgeWAndB. L. Aldrich
Postcard view of the Page Lumber Co., Eagle Gorge, Wash. The mill is in background.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00096.jpgWWANL-00096NPdepotsignal - train orderEagle GorgeWA12/19/1943Jim Fredrickson
Northern Pacific Station at Eagle Gorge, WA, on December 19, 1943.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00097.jpgWWANL-00097NP2248Passengerlocomotive - steamtrain - passenger Eagle GorgeWA1940Warren W. Wing
NP 2248 westbound with a passenger train near Eagle Gorge in 1940
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00098.jpgWWANL-00098NPfreightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight Eagle GorgeWAca 1968Russell C. Johnson
A westbound freight crosses over Bridge 74 on the relocated line above Howard Hansen Reservoir in the 1960s.
Bridge
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00099.jpgWWANL-00099NP3620freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight MaywoodWAca 1968Russell C. Johnson
NP 3620 with a westbound freight waits on the siding at Maywood for a passenger train pulled by an unidentified F-unit in Loewy green paint pulling a passenger train with vista domes (North Coast Limited).
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00100.jpgWWANL-00100NP 6000freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight MaywoodWA9/22/1945R V Nixon
NP extra X6000W with FT units in A-B-B-A configuration and freight paint scheme pull a freight train through Maywood, WA on Sept. 22, 1945.
SP 72673
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00101.jpgWWANL-001016003freightlocomotive - dieseltrain - freight MaywoodWA2/9/1945R V Nixon
NP extra X6003E with FT units in A-B-B-A configuration passes through Maywood, WA on February 9, 1945.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00103.jpgWWANL-00103NPsawmillNagromWAca 1916unknown
Postcard viiew of unidentified sawmill, probably at Nagrom, WA,circa 1916. The card is addressed from, and cancelled at, Nagrom, WA, and the photo is reasonably consistent with ICC valuation map.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00104.jpgWWANL-00104NPwreckHot SpringsWA1923unknown
extensive caption including info about the Darker family. see WWAP04-00104.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00104.cap.jpgWWANL-00104.capNPscanned captionHot SpringsWA1923
scanned caption for WWAP04-104.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00105.jpgWWANL-00105NPSpeedertrack inspectorsHot SpringsWA1920unknown
extensive caption including info about the workers shown. see WWAP04-00105.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00105.cap.jpgWWANL-00105.capscanned captionHot SpringsWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-105.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00106.jpgWWANL-00106NPdepotHot SpringsWA ca 1916unknown
Hot Springs, WA depot with extensive caption seeWWAP04-00106.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00106.cap.jpgWWANL-00106.capscanned captionHot SpringsWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-106.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00107.jpgWWANL-00107NPHotelHot SpringsWAca 1907unknown
Postcard of the Green River Hot Springs Hotel, Hot Springs, WA. Postmarked 1907.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00108.jpgWWANL-00108NPHotelHot SpringsWAndunknown
Green River Hot Springs Hotel, Hot Springs, Wash.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00109.jpgWWANL-00109NPdepotroundhouseLesterWAca 1906L Bingham Walters
Lester, WA in about 1906, looking from the mountainside to the north.The coal dock water tank, depot, turntable and roundhouse are all visible. The machine shop and hotel have not yet been built.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00110.jpgWWANL-00110NPdepotroundhouseLesterWA6/5/1940Al Farrow
Lester, WA in June, 1940, looking from the hillside to the north. The depot, roundhouse, machine shop and hotel are clearly visible.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00111.jpgWWANL-00111NPcoal dock trestleyardLesterWA1920sunknown
Looking east from the Lester coal dock in the 1920s
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00112.jpgWWANL-00112NPpassengerlocomotive - steamtrain - passengerLesterWAca 1905unknown
View from the coal dock of a heavily working pusher on a heavyweight NP Passenger train leaving Lester, WA.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00113.jpgWWANL-00113NP4005passengerlocomotive - steamtrain - feight LesterWA1939Harold A. Hill
NP 4005 with a freight train near Lester, WA in 1939.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00114.cap.jpgWWANL-00114NP4009freightlocomotive - steamtrain - feight LesterWAca 1924unknown
NP 4009 crosses Bridge 60, a steel pony truss over the Green River. Extensive caption scanned separately see WWAP04-00114.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00114.jpgWWANL-00114.capscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00114.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00115.jpgWWANL-00115NP1671freightlocomotive - steamBridge 60LesterWA7/25/1937James A. Turner
NP 1671 doubleheads with a Z-3 and an eastbound freight crossing Bridge 60 at the west end of Lester, WA on June 25, 1937.
Z-3
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00116.jpgWWANL-00116NPplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
A Steam locomotive and rotary snow plow clears the tracks at the west end of Lester, WA in the 1950s.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00117.jpgWWANL-00117NPplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
A Steam locomotive and rotary snow plow clears the tracks at the west end of Lester, WA in the 1950s. Bridge 60 is visible in the background.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00118.jpgWWANL-00118NPplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
A Steam locomotive and rotary snow plow clears the tracks at the west end of Lester, WA in the 1950s.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00119.jpgWWANL-00119NPplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
A Steam locomotive and rotary snow plow clears the tracks at the west end of Lester, WA in the 1950s. Bridge 60 and the semaphores at the west end of the CTC are visible in the background.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00120.jpgWWANL-00120NP6016locomotive - dieselLesterWA8/6/1949R V Nixon
Extra X6016W passes milepost 60 at Lester, WA on August 6, 1949.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00121.jpgWWANL-00121NP6003locomotive - dieselLesterWA2/9/1945R V Nixon
Extra X6003E eastbound at Lester, WA on February 9, 1945.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00122.jpgWWANL-00122NP90351MOWcar - stockwreckLesterWAca 1920sunknown
Three men stand in front of two flat cars loaded with car bodies from a wreck, including a box car and an NP stock car.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00123.jpgWWANL-00123NPchildrenroundhouseLesterWA1913unknown
Two Little Boys Who Grew Up to be Railroaders. Extensive caption seeWWAP04-00123.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00123.cap.jpgWWANL-00123.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00123
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00124.jpgWWANL-00124NP2626passlocomotive - steamNP hotelLesterWA12/13/1955Jim Fredrickson
NP 2626 and 2601 doublehead past the Lester, WA hotel in the snow with a heavywieght passenger train .
2601
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00125.jpgWWANL-00125NPdepotsignal - train orderLesterWAAug-69prob  Robert W. Johnston
Lester, WA depot in August 1969. the depot has been repainted in solid Sand without the brown band below the windows.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00126.jpgWWANL-00126NP2525freightLocomotive - dieselcar - MOWLesterWAAug-69Robert W. Johnston
Three NP diesels, including U-25C NP 2525, lead a westbound freight through Lester, WA in August 1969. The lead and middle locomotives may be 3606 and 2504.
2504
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00127.jpgWWANL-00127NP2626passlocomotive - steamSanta Claus SpecialLesterWA12/13/1955Jim Fredrickson
NP 2626 and 2601 doublehead past the Lester, WA depot in the snow with a heavywieghtSanta Claus Special. Extensive caption scanned separately; see WWAP04-00127.cap
2601
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00127.cap.jpgWWANL-00127.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00127.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00128.jpgWWANL-00128NP3606freightdepotlocomotive - dieselLesterWAAug-69Robert W. Johnston
Westbound NP 3606 switches an outfit car in front of the Lester Depot in August 1969.
200742
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00129.jpgWWANL-00129NP3606freightlocomotive - dieseldepotLesterWAAug-69Robert W. Johnston
Westbound freight passing the Lester depot in August1969.
2504
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00130.jpgWWANL-00130NPdepotspeederLesterWAlate 1960sunknown
A maintenance-of-way crew with a Fairmont speeder pauses in front of the Lester, WA depot on a snowy day in the late 1960s. The depot has been repainted into solid sand without the dark brown band beneath the windows.
speeder
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00131.jpgWWANL-00131AMT 355AMT 7locomotive - dieseltrain - passenger LesterWASep-81Robert W. Johnston
Westbound Amtrak Train 7, the North Coast Hiawatha, passes the Lester, WA depot in September 1981.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00132.jpgWWANL-00132NPdepotpaint - solid SandLesterWAca 1970unknown
The Lester, WA depot in solid sand paint, possibly in the early 1970s. The train order signal is still in place.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00133.jpgWWANL-00133NPdepotLesterWAca 1990unknown
Lester , WA depot in BN white, after removal of the train order signals.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00134.jpgWWANL-00134NPdepotLesterWAca 1970unknown
Back side of the Lester, WA depot, looking toward the freight room end, possibly about 1970. The depot is painted in solid sand paint without dark trim brown below windows.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00135.jpgWWANL-00135NPdepotLesterWAca 1970unknown
Back side of the Lester, WA depot, looking toward the waiting room end, possibly about 1970. The depot is painted in solid sand paint without dark trim brown below windows.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00136.jpgWWANL-00136NPdepotdepot trimLesterWAca 1970unknown
West end of the Lester, WA depot, showing the eave bracket details, possibly about 1970. The depot is painted in solid sand paint without dark trim brown below windows.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00137.jpgWWANL-00137NPdepotdepot trimLesterWAca 1970unknown
East end of the Lester, WA depot, showing the eave bracket details, possibly about 1970. The depot is painted in solid sand paint without dark trim brown below windows.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00138.jpgWWANL-00138NPdepot safeLesterWA1980sunknown
NP company safe in the Lester, WA Depot. Hall's Safe & Lock Co. Photo may be from about 1970. Shows agent's counter and paperwork
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00139.jpgWWANL-00139NPdepotLesterWA1924/5unknown
Lester, WA depot in winter, 1924. See extensive caption sacanned separately as WWAP04-0139.cap Depot is in Indian Red paint scheme.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00139.cap.jpgWWANL-00139.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00139.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00140.jpgWWANL-00140NP42rotaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndAl Farrow
Eastbound NP rotary #42 plows out the Lester depot track as two onlookers watch from the shelter of the operator's bay.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00141.jpgWWANL-00141NPdepotLesterWAca 1910unknown
Several men, possibly employees, stand on the platform of the Lester Depot in about 1910. A wooden platform for the operator to hand up train orders(the "pulpit") is located immediately west of the depot.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00142.jpgWWANL-00142NPdepotboy scoutsLesterWA7/8/1967Jim Fredrickson
Members of Tacoma Boy ScoutTroop 118 pose on the platform at Lester, WA. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00142.cap. Judge Vernon Pearson is the adult in the back row by the door to the baggage room.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00142.cap.jpgWWANL-00142.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00142.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00143.jpgWWANL-00143NPdepotLesterWAAug-69Robert W. Johnston
The Lester, WA depot in solid sand paint, in August 1969.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00144.jpgWWANL-00144NPdepotLesterWAca Sept 1985probably Robert W. Johnston
Lester, WA depot in BN white with green trim, looking northwest from across the tracks. The train order signal has been removed.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00145.jpgWWANL-00145NPdepotLesterWAca Sept 1986probably Robert W. Johnston
Eastern end of the Lester, WA depot, painted in BNSF white with green trim.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00146.jpgWWANL-00146NPdepotLesterWAca Sept 1987probably Robert W. Johnston
Eastern end of the Lester, WA depot, painted in BNSF white with green trim.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00147.jpgWWANL-00147BN8157freightdepotlocomotive - dieselLesterWASep-85Robert W. Johnston
BN 8157 eastbound at Lester Wash Sept. 1985with a TOFC freight. The train is being detoured around a burned bridge across Columbia River near Wenatchee
BN 617735
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00148.jpgWWANL-00148NP334train - passengercoal dockLesterWA1925unknown
The Sunnyside Local prepares to depart Lester in 1925. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00148.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00148.cap.jpgWWANL-00148.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00148.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00149.jpgWWANL-00149NP154NP 4train - passengerdepotLesterWA1925unknown
Looking west from the Lester, WA coaling tower on a winter day in 1925, a passenger train stands at the platform in a cloud of steam. A Class S compound 4-6-0 stands on the track behind the depot.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00150.jpgWWANL-00150NPdepotwater tankLesterWA1925unknown
Looking west from the Lester, WA coaling tower on a winter day in 1925. The wooden water tank is built on a high frame.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00151.jpgWWANL-00151NPNP 2train - passenger North Coast LimitedLesterWAca 1910unknown
A long passenger train (possibly the North Coast Limited) pauses on the depot track at Lester, WA in about 1910 while an eastbound freight passes through the busy yard.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00152.jpgWWANL-00152NP2626Casey Jones Speciallocomotive - steamtrain - passengerLesterWA8/4/1957R V Nixon
NP 2626, the Timken engine, runs over to the Lester fueling track during the 1957 Casey Jones excursion to Cle Elum.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00153.jpgWWANL-00153NP705fire cardepotLesterWA1950sunknown
Lester, WA depot and locomotive servicing facilities in the 1950s, showing the sandhouse, turntable, roundhouse, sanding tower and depot.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00154.jpgWWANL-00154NP1785coal docklocomotive - steamLesterWA1920sunknown
NP 1785 and a box car near the Lester coaling dock. The crew appears to be putting out a fire in the box car, possibly from an overheated journal.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00155.jpgWWANL-00155NP1599NP 4locomotive - steamtrain - passengerLesterWAndunknown
NP 1599 and the eastbound Alaskan take coal at the Lester coal dock. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00155.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00155.cap.jpgWWANL-00155.capNPscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00155.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00156.jpgWWANL-00156NP6008NP 4Alaskanlocomotive - dieselLesterWA3/31/1945R V Nixon
NP Train #4, the eastbound Alaskan, with new FT diesel set #6008 on the head end as helper to NP 2248. The train is passing the Lester coal dock on March 31, 1945.
NP 2248
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00157.jpgWWANL-00157NP4013locomotive - steamLesterWAca 1915unknown
NP 4013 at Lester, WA with the coal dock chute in the background.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00158.jpgWWANL-00158NP1216NP 4?locomotive - steamhelperLesterWAca 1910unknown
Class Y-5 No. 1216 doubleheads as helper on an eastbound passenger train leaving Lester, WA with the coaling dock visible in the background.
helper
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00159.jpgWWANL-00159NP4025freightlocomotive - steamtrain - freight LesterWA7/24/1937James A. Turner
Class Z-3 # 4025 with a train of refrigerator cars on the double track east of Lester, WA on July 24, 1937.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00160.jpgWWANL-00160NP1272MOWlocomotive - steamcar - gondolaLesterWAndunknown
A work crew poses with NP 1272 and a string of MOW gondolas near Lester, WA in the early 1900s. The crew is likely ballasting track during Lester to Stampede line relocation.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00161.jpgWWANL-00161NP1201MOWlocomotive - steamcar - gondolaLesterWA8/8/1912unknown
Post card of NP 1201 pusshing a string of gondolas being loaded by a steam shovel, probably for the Lester to Stampede line relocation. Postmarked 1912
NP 57151
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00162.jpgWWANL-00162NP1783NP 4?locomotive - steamtrain - passengerLesterWAca 1925James A. Turner
NP 1783 doubleheads on the point of an eastbound passenger train leaving Lester, WA.
helper
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00163.jpgWWANL-00163NP6000NP 5locomotive - dieseltrain - passengerLesterWAMay-45Jim Fredrickson
NP FT helper #6000 leads Train #5, the Daytime Spokane-Seattle local, into Lester in May, 1945. The road engine is an unidentified Q-6 4-6-2.
helper
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00164.jpgWWANL-00164NP5407DX5407D Wlocomotive - dieselFreight LesterWA1/25/1964R V Nixon
Westbound NP extra X5407D W enters Lester, WA on 1/25/1964.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00165.jpgWWANL-00165NP156freightlocomotive - steamsignal - semaphoreLesterWA1924unknown
Eastbound NP 156, a Class S Compound 4-6-0, splits the semaphores at MP 60.3, at the west end of the Lester sidings, in 1924. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00166.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00165.cap.jpgWWANL-00165.capscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00165.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00166.jpgWWANL-00166NPBridge 59Green RiverWestonLesterWAndunknown
Looking up the Green River Valley at Bridge 59. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00166.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00166.cap.jpgWWANL-00166.capscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00166
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00167.jpgWWANL-00167NProtaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
Rotary snowplow in action on the double tracked main line east of Lester, WA.
steam
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00168.jpgWWANL-00168NP9rotaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWA1924-25unknown
Photo of NP Rotary snowplow #9 in action at Lester yard, with extensive caption scanned seaparately as WWAP04-00168.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00168.cap.jpgWWANL-00168.capscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00168
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00169.jpgWWANL-00169NP45rotaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAFeb-49Al Farrow
NP Rotary #45 and caboose #1707 at Lester in February 1949
NP 1707
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00170.jpgWWANL-00170NP42rotaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAFeb-49Al Farrow
Left side view of NP Rotary #42 in action at Lester in February 1949.
NP 1783?
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00171.jpgWWANL-00171NP42rotaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAFeb-49Al Farrow
Right side view of NP Rotary #42 in action at Lester in February 1949.
NP 1783?
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00172.jpgWWANL-00172NProtaryplow-snow-rotaryLesterWAndunknown
Unidentified NP Rotary snowplow in action near Lester, WA.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00173.jpgWWANL-00173NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop (right part) showing end elevation, longitudinal cross section and side elevation of roundhouse
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00174.jpgWWANL-00174NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop (left part) showing machine shop cross section, longitudinal cross section and side elevation of roundhouse
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00175.jpgWWANL-00175NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop; details (right part) showing gutter & downspout, gate for office railing, part of windows over engine doors, cast iron stove pan
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00176.jpgWWANL-00176NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop; details (part of) skylight details
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00177.jpgWWANL-00177NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop (part of machine shop cross section)
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00178.jpgWWANL-00178NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop (right part) showing plan view of part of roundhouse
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00179.jpgWWANL-00179NProundhousedrawingLesterWA1/2/1913unknown
Drawing of NP Ry; Engine Facilities at Lester Wash; Plan of Roundhouse and Machine Shop (left part) showing plan view of machine shop and part of roundhouse.
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00180.jpgWWANL-00180NP1215roundhouseturntableLesterWAca 1905-1910unknown
Six class Y-5 consolidations pose at the Lester, WA roundhouse circa 1905. These engines were used as helpers for freight and passenger trains over Stampede Pass.
1219
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00181.jpgWWANL-00181NP1610roundhouseturntableLesterWAca 1910unknown
NP 1610, a Class W Mikado, moves onto the Lester, WA turntable with its cylinder drain cocks open.
155
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00182.jpgWWANL-00182NP1609girlsturntableLesterWA1924unknown
Maynard Hansen's young daughters pose in front of the Lester, WA turntable and roundhouse in 1924. Extensive caption scanned separately as WWAP04-00182.cap
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00182.cap.jpgWWANL-00182.capscanned captionLesterWA
scanned caption for WWAP04-00182
  
http://www.nprha.org/WWANL01/WWANL00183.jpgWWANL-00183NP3008locomotive - steamClass ZLesterWA1910-1915unknown
Burt the dog posses on the pilot of NP 3008, a class Z 2-6-6-2, circa 1910-1915. He is accompanied by Engineer Clay Emmerton and Machinist Jesse Griffen.
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