A Roger Puta Photograph
During the Burlington Northern's first summer, a westbound freight gets underway out of Cicero Yard behind an SD45 trio, the first of which retains the classic Northern Pacific image and the secon... (more)
Trains PB-99 and PB-100 were expedited piggyback trains operating between Chicago and Boston via the Erie Lackawanna, Delaware & Hudson, and Boston & Maine, using pooled power from all three lines... (more)
Inside the cab of SCL SD45 2024 at Oak Ridge looking at the engineer's control panel. Please note a rare piece of paper on the control stand. A Form 19 Seaboard Coast Line train order dated March ... (more)
Wisconsin Central SD45 6594 leads a freight alongside the Eisenhower Expressway on CSX/B&OCT trackage at Oak Park, IL in Feb 1997.
Southbound manifest meets the northbound "Birmingham Special", as both change crews at this division point.
An early era Conrail meet is seen at Ebony on the former PRR Chicago-Fort Wayne line.
On a crystal clear smog less Southern California day SP experimentally painted SD45 7399 rolls under the classic signal bridge approaching Mojave after surmounting the Tehachapi Mountains.
Rio Grande 5339 East roars uphill around a tight curve on the Soldier Summit grade.
Three venerable Montana Rail Link SD45s power a BNSF freight westbound into Algoma, Idaho, after crossing the bridge over Lake Pend Oreille from Sandpoint, on October 3, 2014.
Wisconsin Central train No. 19 approaches Van Dyne, Wisconsin, (north of North Fond du Lac’s Shops yard) on a wintery February 27, 1995. A good assortment of WC EMD locomotives power the westbound... (more)
Evolution of a Susquehanna SD45
Before, interim, and after examples of Susquehanna SD45’s can be seen in this view of a westbound Sea-Land stack train rolling through the one-time ... (more)
Led by EMD SD45 No. 382, Montana Rail Link’s gas local heads east along the Clark Fork approaching Eddy, Montana, on May 23, 2011.
SP 9018 West eases out of town after making a crew change at Dunsmuir.
One of the nicest helper sets that I’ve seen on the Joint Line, made up of three BN SD45’s, pushes a BN coal train toward ... (more)