SOO 4406 switches the lower yard in Marquette, MI in May of 1986. 4406 was one of a handful of GP38-2's with red SOO lettering, the rest were black. I wish we had chased this train, but we were af... (more)
BN 8014 brings a piggyback train past the site of the old passenger depot in La Crosse, WI in October of 1986. The view from above is courtesy of an overview in Grandad Bluff Park.
Classic Espee PowerWorking Southern Pacific's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California, is SP SD7E 1512. The engine originated as SP SD7 5315 (built in July 1953), and assigned ... (more)
With the conductor manning the rear movements, NBSR 6319 does a reverse movement back down into Saint John from Renforth, New Brunswick, where it will back up to Harbour Station to pick up more pa... (more)
Second trip in, NBSR 6319 leads a passenger towards the Dragon Boat Festival at Renforth, New Brunswick, about 3 miles away. Seen here on the last stretch of yard tracks, about to enter OCS territ... (more)
NBSR 6319 leads a passenger train along the CN Sussex Sub towards Renforth, New Brunswick, for the Dragon Boat Festival. They make three trips from Harbour Station in Saint John to Renforth, then ... (more)
Ch-Ch-ChangesA westbound Santa Fe freight passes the small yard in Fullerton, California, in February 1974. Santa Fe kept local switchers here, mainly Alco S-2 and S-4 diesels, but... (more)
A crew brings an ex-Grand Trunk geep to life in preparation for switching duty in Union Station. An interesting sight in an Amtrak facility.
HMCR 8560 and 8527 lead a four car train south across Airport Road in Huntsville, AL. The 8560 is HMCR's latest locomotive acquisition and is gradually being repainted into its original LMX paint... (more)
CZ / 228 Jindrichuv Hradec - Obratan (Locomotive T47.018)
The crew of Canadian Pacific 2317 seems to be intent on notifying folks on parallel Interstate 84 know that there’s a new attraction in the Scranton area. The Steamtown train works upgrade on the ... (more)
CZ / 220 Praha - Ceske Budejovice (R 1545 FERDINAND KINDERMANN)
Rarely seen outside the CMC Steel facility gates, the old Alco is in charge of switching the facility on this day. Here they are bringing a cut of cars into CSXT's Cayce Yard.
Amtrak's Boston Section of the Lakeshore Limited, P449, picks up speed as it bypasses CSX's Nevins Yard, giving a few friendly horn taps for the photographer.