DL 1554 began her life on the CNJ, and eventually wound up in shortline service on the Black River & Western. Today, she has been beautifully returned to her original paint scheme, and is one of ... (more)
CNJ RS3 1554 brings up the rear of PT98 from South Scranton. The RS3 will be set off at Bridge 60 for use on an empty grain train later in the day.
NYC 8223 holds while waiting for the conductor to throw the switch to complete the runaround of its train.
Emerging from the darkness of the night, an authentic New York Central RS-3 leads a "haunted" Halloween excursion train across a small wooden trestle near Norwood, Kansas. NYC 8255 emer... (more)
Three Piedmont & Northern Alco RS-3’s haul the coal received in interchange from the Clinchfield westward from Spartanburg, S. C. for delivery to a power plant on April 13, 1963.
Note the turntable to the left.
Former SP&S RS-3 No. BN 4068 idles at Astoria next to the depot. This is one of the western most points on the BN, now abandoned. The city of Astoria continues to use some of this trackage for a ... (more)
L&N's 1958-era locomotive paint scheme, as exhibited by RS3 number 118, was rather sombre, but it was typical for the times as railroads chose simpler and more economic liveries for their locomoti... (more)
Loyall, KY, May 1965: When the L&N dieselized and steam was gone, I was devastated. It took some time, but I made peace with the diesel thanks to the company's 107 Alco RS-3s----certainly my favor... (more)
I took a few vacation days this past week to do some Fall railroad photography, however things were looking pretty bleak after catching an ugly lead engine on Vermont Railway's B&R job on Wednesda... (more)
Photo taken with permission.
New York Central 8223 wakes up from a silent sleep as engineer Larry and conductor Bill get the train ready for the 2 trips to Otter Lake and back.
A unique view from the cab of New York Central 8223 shows the semaphore signal and American flag that stand watch over Thendara station.
New York Central Alco RS-3 #8223 backs it's train into Thendara station as it prepares for the run south through the gorgeous Adirondack mountains.