Just past sunset, Amtrak's Empire Service plies the West Side Line in northern Manhattan.
A baggage-express car, a coach and a snack-lounge behind a lone E-unit: This is all that’s left of the once-great Rocky Mountain Rocket by late September, 1966. Hard-pressed Rock Island lopped off... (more)
Passing the pit. In the midst of a long, steady climb out of Carson City, the former McCloud #18 lifts the pops as she hauls a short freight past the gaping Overman Pit, en route to Gold Hi... (more)
New England Central's White River Junction, Vermont-based local train #600 is seen passing a set of NECR power - GP40-2W 3015 in GWI colors and GP38 3850 in classic NECR blue/gold - in White River... (more)
UP 2475 is being readied for the road crew that will be assigned to the train. There are two people sitting in the cab of UP 2516 waiting for orders.
As the CP Nitrin Local heads south on the Illinois side of the Mississippi river CP train 475 heads north on the Iowa side.
A Sunday morning extra 600 local train is seen on its way from White River Junction to Bellows Falls, Vermont with a haulage delivery for the Vermont Railway - delivering traffic (and a locomotive... (more)
Emerging from the west portal of the famed Elkhorn Tunnel, NS C40-9W No. 9861 and two conventional cab EMD's lead a westbound rack train downgrade along NS' Pocahontas District. In between an appr... (more)
The crew of the Cincinnati Eastern Terminal Railroad works the Huhtamaki Plant east of Batavia, Ohio. This was the site of a Ford transmission plant up until 2008. NS made its last run on the li... (more)
A westbound train passes the First Baptist Church.
A westbound KCS trackage rights train rolls through Tavener, TX as a trucker unloads his cotton, giving a train over which I am exciting a brief glance as he does his work.
Norfolk Southern 9021 leads NS 37Q south on a cold January Day.
Loaded trash train Q703 has just entered the Trenton Sub at CP Port Reading Junction and is passing Manville Yard which is blanketed by a fresh coating of snow.
After meeting westbound train 421, eastbound Gladstone to Hoboken train 426 departs the siding. Murray Hill is one of four passing sidings along the single track Gladstone Branch.
The crew of an I&O manifest works west towards Wilmington, Ohio over the Cowan Creek trestle on the former B&O. Up until mid 2004, this line was still in use by CSX and saw several trains a day, ... (more)