This is another of those shots I'd always wanted and just got luck this day and stumbled upon it. It seems a bit like honorary street running and just had an incongruous charm about it.
Portland & Westerns "Harbor Turn" rolls up downtown Hillsboro. This run is usually nocturnal, so it's pretty cool seeing a predominately log train run the route in the day.
The Lewis & Clark Explorer train rolls down A Street in Rainier, Oregon. The train was operated for three years between Northwest Portland and Astoria.
LaGrange, Kentucky is a small town that any railfan can enjoy. Between the street running, shops, and dining in town, it has the perfect setup. While I was eating an early dinner, I heard the fami... (more)
Train Truck Standoff
M&E 19 is street running down Monroe street on the Dundee spur on its way to the Dundee yard to pick up EL U34CH 3372, however it appears that a tractor... (more)
The Denver Rock Island Railroad has to navigate roads on a daily basis in the small industrial area north of the stockyards.
Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District train 503 is street running on the South Shore Line in Michigan City.
Q316 makes a late evening run through downtown St. Marys after a rain and snow shower dampened my nearly two and a half hour wait.
NICTD train 503 is two blocks away from a station stop as it travels east on 11th street.
Clean EMD motors are cruising down 11th street under catenary wire on the South Shore Line.
South Shore Freight GP38-2 Nos. 2000 and 2002 cruise down East 11th Street passing the old South Shore station in Michigan City, Indiana, and are headed for the CSS&SB yard on the east side of tow... (more)
"Pulling Manhattan Beer in the Sunset"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-20 pulls east out of Manhattan Beer Distributors on the Bushwick Branch during a mild sunset. Powering the train are... (more)
After the power being wyed for its westbound run NS A43
with its UP SD70M squeezes between two Bremen businesses.
The American turn runs light for a few blocks down 4th Street on its return to Eugene after earlier working the Georgia Pacific paper plant at Halsey, Oregon.