A freight car on a spur on the Eastside railroad

The Eastside railroad still has a significant freight function. Moreover, there are several reasons that its importance as a freight carrier could increase in the future. The above picture shows a modern, high capacity freight car sitting on a spur just off the main line near downtown Bellevue.

Click on the above image to return to the previous page. For a brief graphic tour of the Eastside railroad as it exists now, please visit the page Scenes Along the Eastside Railroad. (Photo: Eastside Rail Now!)

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Created March 1, 2007. Updated April 25, 2007.
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