The final seconds of light shine on a set of locomotives, as the sun sinks beneath the horizon and brings another day to a close. In the mean time, a mixed freight idles in the siding at Diggins a... (more)
Photographer unknown. Image scanned from a slide that was purchased at a Chicagoland train show in the mid 1970s. The scene appears to be from the early to mid 1960s era, but the state being Illin... (more)
The northbound Silver Star departs Cary over 6 hours behind schedule.
Photographer unknown. Image scanned from a slide that was purchased at a Chicagoland train show in the mid 1970s. The scene appears to be from the early to mid 1960s era.
Not only is this type of lighting rare, but it only lasts a few minutes when it shows up. It's hard to catch a train, at exactly the time you want it, on a single track main, so I can consider my... (more)
Phase I leads the southbound Carolinian by the Page-Walker Hotel.
A golden glow shines of a departing intermodal as it enters a four-way meet. In the bottom right corner, a coal train can be seen idling, having just arrived at the yard. In the background two sto... (more)
A snowy Amtrak 79 rounds the curve by the old Page-Walker Motel.
A pair of GP38-2's sit in the pocket in North Charleston awaiting their next assignment.
A blazing red sky explodes over Missouri as an empty westbound coal train roars across the countryside with an SD70ACe on the point and an SD70MAC trailing.
Loaded ore heads south behind M636s 41, 85 and 74.
A local switcher approaches a stretch of Street running in downtown Ocala with a CF7 in charge of today's train.
GP7 10 and GP9 72 at the head of a Mattawamkeag - Bangor freight.
As a splash of color washes through the evening sky and the final moments of light fade away, a loaded coal train meets a mixed freight near Seymour, MO.