BNSF 9824 and BN 9548 are on the point of this coal train waiting for a rested crew in the wide open grass land of Poder River Basin.
GG1 # 920 thunders across the Susquehanna River bound for the nation's capital.
Looking great for being a 39 year old GP38-2, UP 553 shuffles a string of hoppers in the 36th Street Yard
You call, we haul. Wonder if that's what the crew was thinking when CN ran a business train filled with CN top brass that operated from Winnipeg to Superior on a cold and gloomy Minnesota spring ... (more)
A view of the rotary dumper at CSX's Presque Isle coal dock in Toledo. Two loaded cars are entering the dumper on the right and in the process push two empty cars out the left side and down the gr... (more)
Calling out The Hook. The beefy Nevada Northern Consolidation #93 withdraws the line's Steam Wrecking Crane A and its companion outfit/tool car from their home in the Machine Shop at the so... (more)
Norfolk Southern employees make their way around the Bob Julian Roundhouse starting up the heritage units gathered for the 30th anniversary at Spencer during the final night's photo shoot on the F... (more)
Wig-Wags! Nevada Northern's Alco #93 rumbles past one of two recently-restored Wig-Wag Crossing Signals as it enters the East Ely Yard with a hopper train. The signals guard a 3-track cros... (more)
Browns Yard is Bustling
To the left Norfolk Southern MofW equipment is being used to perform a tie replacement project, and I must say the tracks are looking nice and straight. To th... (more)
CN 3254 has coaled up and is heading for it's train for today's excursion.
This is an outtake from my upcoming book on Steamtown. I hope you enjoy it.
A not so clean looking AEM-7 speeds through the North Elizabeth station on the Northeast Corridor.