With an impressive sparks rain an unidentified 2-8-2 JS steamlocomotive is tackling the grade out of the pit at Sandaoling with a load of coal.
The 10:00 A.M. Santa Steam Spectacular nears New Hope, PA as it cruises through the snow covered countryside just outside New Hope, PA with 2-8-0 #40 in charge.
Silvery clouds move across the full moon, silhouetting # 618 against the night sky. This was a one shot chance as the loco pulled out just as I closed the shutter.
An end to a quiet two hours trackside is found in UP 5837 leading an eastbound loaded coal train up the hill at Aikins on the Kansas Subdivision just after sunset.
At sunset on September 30, 2014, an eastbound BNSF grain train thunders along the shore of the Clark Fork at of Trout Creek, Montana.
The southbound Texas Eagle heads toward St. Louis as it passes through East St. Louis, Illinois during a colorful sunset. The silhouette of the P42 and iconic Gateway Arch were framed perfectly.
Three General Electric locomotives grind up the grade out of Kingman, Ariz. with over 100 empty grain cars. After an eventful evening of monsoon storms, a bright rainbow appeared, leading to pot o... (more)
NJT in the open air over A Interlocking, which is now enclosed and this locomotive is now retired.
At the dawn passenger train # 601 Rybinsk - Moscow is arriving at Savelovo station, where the diesel will be changed to an electric locomotive for another 130 km to go to reach final destination. ... (more)
Three Amtrak paint schemes in one photo. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited passes a retired Amtrak coach at the Lake Shore Railway Museum.
November 16, 2014- the date which will forever mark the end of an era on Tehachapi. It was on this cool, fall evening that many original, Southern Pacific searchlights saw their last sunset as Uni... (more)
The DPU's of a westbound BNSF Railway intermodal train drift into the Mojave Desert near Goffs during one of January's vibrant red sunsets.
2-8-2 SY locomotives prepare for the new shift at the steam depot in Fuxin. North western Liaoning province, People's Republic of China.
The two Grand Canyon Railway's steam locomotives 2-8-2 Mikado #4960 and 2-8-0 Consolidation #29 are seen on the "dark side" of the wooden bridge at Miller's Wash (MP 36.1). A great Lerro... (more)
NS makes its way through Fort Erie, Canada at sunset - bound for the Niagara River just a few meters away, and the border crossing into the United States.