As it sits idling with a vibrant blue hour sky starting to fade overhead, the lead unit for tonight’s Marht Turn waits for the nocturnal run south on chilly December evening.
Merry Christmas To help get others in the Holiday Spirit, a colorful Christmas Wreath has been placed on the front of CCH locomotives in hopes of spreading some holiday cheer.
Westbound on the former N&W main to Farm, a pair of Bluefield based NS J5M helpers pass the eastbound CPL's at Welch, led by NS' Lehigh Valley heritage ES44AC. The light units are enroute to Farm ... (more)
Two days ago we moved from a big quiet 4br house way out on Long Island into a tiny 1br apartment closer to NYC for a few months. Doesn't sound like much fun, but on the plus side there are some *... (more)
Just after sunrise under clear cobalt skies, Nevada Northern 4-6-0 No. 40 takes a short freight of four boxcars and a caboose across Steptoe Creek fill east of East Ely, Nevada, on February 4, 200... (more)
- A Los Angeles bound mixed manifest train descends the grade on Main #3 past Pilgrim Hill in the Cajon Pass.
The Trona Turn at Mormon Rocks - A Los Angeles bound Potash train from Seales Dry Lake in Trona California rounds the bend at the Mormon Rocks in the Cajon Pass as it glides down the hi... (more)
The train was late and the sun had set, but how can you miss if it is the RCP?
The last operational steam locomotive from the 424 series was greeted with a special journey on the occasion of its renewal. The steamer was equipped with special lights and traveled between the m... (more)
Amtrak 19 blasts South following 203 who is just a couple signals ahead.