The thunder rolls. On a cold stormy day in Northern California, Union Pacific 6662 guides a heavy MNPRVX around the Williams Loop, east of Quincy. At over 7,000' in length, this train easily has t... (more)
EMLX 329 and company takes on fuel before heading west with a scoot train on 4/13/17. A departing Alaska Airlines flight from Spokane is above the train on the left hand side.
In the Hall of Honor. As you tour the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History, The General is the last exhibit you see before exit. As I left the facility, I could not resist thi... (more)
Service is over for these old rails. Produced in 1940 by Thyssen (Germany), these rails were then used for childern railway in Kharkov until these days. Now they are being replaced by newer soviet... (more)
Finding the morning light as it peaks out of Tunnel 10, BNSF 7161 leads a Barstow-bound manifest off the Tehachapi Loop and towards Marcel.
A matching trio of 'Heritage 2' Dash 9s are on the point of a 12,921 ton Kansas City to Barstow manifest as it passes by an aging barn just a few miles west of Emporia.
“Dust to Dust” ~ On a still warmed sunsetting August day, suspended in the melted margarine sky sediment stirred up by combines harvesting wheat turns to ever so slightly drifting dust cloaking a ... (more)
P&WV (WE) 101 brings up the tail end of W&LE train 612 across Banning Bridge spanning the Yough Valley and a frozen, tundra like Youghiogheny River.
217 passes through the town of Matewan, as seen through the gate of the flood wall.
Weller-bound empty coal train NS 823 with a UP AC44CW leading a standard cab NS SD70 heads up the NS Buchanan Branch behind the iconic triple-story Walmart Supercenter in Grundy, VA. The store's u... (more)
With U.S. 287 in the foreground, BNSF 1046 rolls quickly over the huge hogbacks just west of Bellevue on the Wichita Falls Sub.
An array of signals guard Brighton Park
BNSF northbound coal train, passing over the closed Washington Ave by elevated line of TRRA Merchants District, under the Eads Bridge after crossing the tunnels in front of the Gateway Arch, all t... (more)
CN 314 rolls off the cowpath and onto the connecting track at Hamilton Jct to set off the trailing IC SD70 in the yard.
Inspecting the Switch: An Amtrak Maintenance of Way employee inspects a switch just east of the platforms at the Trenton Transit Center on Tuesday, December 26, 2017. In the distance is A... (more)