The Gregarious Railfan
Tacoma, WA  98402 (population, 198,429)

GPS: N 47.24167, W 122.42067 Amtrak Station   Google map  

Scanner: BNSF 161.415 [87] (road), 161.100 [66]; UP 160.515 [27] (road), 161.010 [60] (yard)

Railroads:  BNSF Northwest Division, Tacoma Yard Sub; BNSF Northwest Division, Seattle Sub;  Union Pacific
Northwestern Division, Oregon Sub; Tacoma Rail Mountain Division (City of Tacoma)

Description: Tacoma is located in West Central Washington State, approximately 25 miles south of Seattle

Approximate # trains per 24 hours: unknown

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December 2014
TRAINS August 2010