ACWR running MTY NS grain train west over the Peedee river in Norwood, NC they just this year started getting these unit trains in Charlotte and running them down the original NS V/S getting via C... (more)
Months before the huge Thomas Fire burned through the area, Amtrak No.14 the westbound Coast Starlight rolls the lush Faria Beach Community.
The early morning interchange at South Siding involves about half of the Arizona Eastern's fleet of four-axle DASH-8s on this particular October morning. The 'road train' for Lordsburg will soon d... (more)
Black Hills Central #7. Perhaps the longest-serving locomotive at the Black Hills Central is this little Baldwin 2-6-2. Like all of the other locos here, this engine is a log-hog. She w... (more)
The LS&I's only remaining pair of serviceable U-boats run through the rock cut at Eagle Mills Junction on their way to pick up loads of pellets at the Tilden Mine.
Articulation. How do you get a 2-6-6-2 locomotive around a sharp curve? The answer is articulation. This engine has two sets of drivers. the boiler and tank sits firmly over the rear se... (more)
The 'Original NS' heritage unit, NS 8114, brings NS 16N over the Stone Arch Bridge in Johnstown, PA.
Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.3. The longest trip of the year was a week-long February vacatio... (more)
2 at the time recently repainted CN C40-8M's (CN 2421 and 2400) lead a Prince George, BC to Edmonton, AB mixed freight through Peterson, BC on 5/18/17.
BNSF 8027 and friends lead a westbound stack train bound for Seattle WA through a rather snow covered Skykomish, WA and the "Whistling Post Saloon" the afternoon of January 27, 2017.
A westbound BNSF grain trains passes the clear and reflective water of Frog Pond west of trout Creek, Montana, on the afternoon of October 14, 2017.
Running on the old Pensacola and Atlantic railroad trackage is Q602. The train is passing through the railroad builders namesake town of Chipley. Fast forward nearly one Hundred and Fifty Years, a... (more)