This is perhaps one of the sadder sights I have captured while trackside. Seen here is the Schellville dead line. These locomotives have literally been left to rot, at the hands of mother nature. ... (more)
Once upon a time, the HIgh Line connecting the Golden State Route at McFarland and the Omaha-Denver line at Belleville, Kansas, saw four passenger trains (including a Rocket) and a half dozen frei... (more)
And he carries the reminders of ev'ry glove that laid him down ... But the fighter still remains. Built in January 1950 as part of Western Pacific F7 A-B-B-A set 921. By September 3rd, 19... (more)
Running around its special evening Wine train, Western Maryland F7 No. 67 and Western Maryland BL2 No. 82 ease into the siding in-between thunderstorms at High Falls of the Cheat. This is remote A... (more)
The Fillmore And Western Dinner Train passes by the SD dairy on a Saturday evening.
NS 4271 and the Norfolk Southern Office Car Special roll west over the Calumet River and towards Chicago's Union Station.
F7A 1716, F7B 3873, F7A 1648 the only F7A painted blue, F7A 1744 are just leaving out of Collinwood yard heading west. We see the crew has propped the nose door open to catch a breeze on this hot... (more)
We're stopped in the A-Yard just above the east end of the Hump Yard on an eastbound Milwaukee Road freight just in from Portage. To our left a couple of transfers with covered wagons are ready to... (more)
Sitting on the shop track
Chesapeake & Ohio F7(A) 7057, with Baltimore & Ohio F7(A) 6578 and F7(B) unit. C&O 7057 was leased and later sold to B&O in early 1968.
ATSF 347C, a Warbonnet-painted EMD F7A, sits inside the California State Railroad Museum's old Sacramento Southern Depot during Amtrak Train Days 2015.
802 was a F5 when the CRR got her in 12-16-48 later upgraded to a F7A. Retired in 8-79, was painted black in 1974. Shipped to EMD 2-15-80 on an SCL order.
The CRR employees were very friendly. This hostler invited us into the cab of F7A 802 as he moved the engines along the ready track for fuel and sand.
Sunset over the Sunset Route: Booming along east of Lawrence, Kansas, F7A 676 has a couple head-end cars, an RDC and a coach, the remnants of Train 40, a once-important secondary run on the Southe... (more)