NKP 765 leads the Joliet Rocket east passing by some of the remaining searchlights on the old Rock Island mainline
A rare daylight loaded coal train for Beesley's Point Generating Station swings around the curve underneath the NJ Route 50 overpass. In a steady downpour of rain as a storm develops off the coast... (more)
N&W Class J 611 turns on the wye in downtown Roanoke. 10,2,and 4 are when you are supposed to have a Dr Pepper but 611 is good for anytime.
CSXT 6142 (GP40-2) leads a 140 car Y129 west through the southeast side of Indianapolis, Indiana. Gotta love some EMD and NYC G Head signals!
In his next step, the Hostler climbs up onto his locomotive and cracks the throttle enveloping the roundhouse in steam. Slowly backing out the N&W M Class, seen here, is almost ready for another d... (more)
When O.S. Nock visited Miyazaki depot he had the good fortune to find this C57 Pacific bedecked with two Japanese flags and a golden chrysanthemum after working the Imperial train. Within hours it... (more)
Former Deutsche Bahn "Pacific" express train steamlocomotive 01 # 202 is leaving the 19803 meter long Simplon tunnel I between Iselle/Italy and Brig/Switzerland. This single bore tunnel ... (more)
765 is parked at the Hinton Depot being readied for a private charter run to White Sulfur Springs. For several years in the 1980's, these trips were chartered by the USF&G Insurance Group, and ran... (more)
CN 3101 leads CN B730, a potash train bound for Saint John, as they head through an S curve at Nauwigewauk, New Brunswick.
A Roger Puta Photograph
The rain keeps fallin', and the railroad keeps workin'! NS 348 prepares to couple to their train after dropping a cut of cars in the Old Spencer Yard.
Penn Central has been in charge for three months but nothing has really changed on the Naugatuck Valley commuter line as NH RDC 22 departs Seymour, CT, on a Waterbury-Bridgeport run. Today the EPA... (more)