End of the day and end of the daylight. In the distance of the evening, our conductor ties up the end of the train while Jer shuts down the power for the night. By the morning, fertilizer will be ... (more)
1940? Maybe 1950? Or could it be 1960? It isn't any of those. Its actually 2008.
Brushing off a fresh falling of snow.
Hands of the railroad.
Stan and his trains.
Moving around storage cars on the south end of the W&I
Sub-freezing conditions and some wild weather in the afternoon give away to blue skies and sun in the evening. The '04 has been drifting lately, if you couldn't already tell.
The textures, grime, and shapes of railroading. Brakes are set on the resting '16 while it spends the night a few feet from Idaho. The fertilizer hoppers delivered today will be unloaded by mornin... (more)
2008 is it? When it's not running Amtrak specials, this FP9 sometimes hauls freight for the W&I, such as this C&W hoper full of fertilizer.
The sun is setting on the Palouse. PCC 4204 is stranded between Pullman, WA and Moscow, ID with an axle on the ground.
Helpless and derailed, PCC 4204 has been sitting here for over two weeks after it was derailed by snow. The last axle fell off the track after being lifted off the rails and put on the ground. The... (more)