The firebox of 2716 has had lateral lines drawn on the side sheets in preparation for an ultrasonic test which will take place on Memorial Day Weekend. The remainder of the firebox including sypho... (more)
Minutes before departure to Montauk onboard the Thursday Cannonball. Next stop, Westhampton. Photo taken with permission.
We are in the cab of UP 9121 as it leads CNW train PRITA on the Adams Line at Randolph, WI. The bridge crosses the WSOR (ex-MILW) line to Cambria.
SP Cab forward ..
Blue Ridge Southern train T-31 heads west back to Canton, NC after picking up cars at Norfolk Southern's Asheville Yard for delivery to on-line customers. While this train seems to have an excess... (more)
The classic cab of Soo Line FP7 #2500-A provides a sharp contrast from today's modern locomotives.
Viewed from the fireman's side of CSX 116 (ex-Clinchfield 800) on a rainy October day, this is the Nolichucky Gorge between Unaka Springs and Poplar, NC. With the former Clinchfield basically cut ... (more)
Over the C14 branch ( FC Gral Belgrano Line) several workers check the tracks before train running. Here inside the motorcar going down to the loop @ 30mph
A view from the conductor's side window out the short hood of Metro-North's lone GP40PH-2M as it crosses the Ramapo River on the way to Middletown, NY.
Two former L&N SD40-2s are easing toward a coupling with a Georgia Power unit coal train at the north end of the Habersham to Chaska double track stretch. The two EMDs will stay on the rear until ... (more)
Mile Post 121 - [Vernal Equinox 2016 +1 Series] - In the distance, Interstate 8 crosses the tracks of the former Carrizo Gorge Railroad, now the Pacific Imperial Railroad (PIR) at Coyote W... (more)
"FEED THE BEAST"
Fireman Richard Butterworth slings a shovelful of coal into the hot belly of Baldwin 2-8-0 WMSR 734 between the Narrows and Helmstetter's Curve