It is a blast from the past as a 1952 built SW1 rolls past the 1905 built substation for Oregon Water Power & Railway Company.
Little kids have their Day Out With Tomas. Big kids have better tings to do. Great day out.
Imagine you had these little beauties, a vintage freight train, several miles of track, plenty of time and a cooperative, friendly crew. Yes, it was a nice day. I’d trade 10 fantrips for one goo... (more)
MILW 943 appears to have an exclusive parking spot in downtown Eau Claire. The unit spent the weekend here, about a block east of their depot and small yard.
The Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum (BSRM) is proud to announce the acquisition of First Light 1849 (nee Boston & Maine 1113), a 1941 Electro-Motive Division (EMD) SW-1, from the Mt. Tom Energy Pl... (more)
There was a train that came from Austin,MN.to Lacrosse with four SW1's that were MU'd....looking at this photo of the 867 this was not one of the MU equipped SW1's.....If I remember correctly the ... (more)
Commonwealth Edison had a pair of SW1s that served the State Line Generating Plant on the Indiana/Illinois border. COMX 3 is seen switching around the complex while a set of empty Burlington Nort... (more)
Led by a former Penn Central SW1, a pair of Superliners head south from Union Station through the jungle of switches outside the former CB&Q Railway Express Agency building. Tom Golden photo.
Adam Farence Photo
NIRC 1 leads a power move east past the New Lenox depot. This classic Rock Island depot may soon be demolished.
B&O #8408 eases her Autumn Leaf Special passed the dam and waterfall at Sharpless Road
B&O #8408 eases her Autumn Leaf Special towards downtown Hockessin
This EMD switcher is an old-timer, having been built for Southern Railway in 1947. The natty little switcher is at Armour Yard in Atlanta to switch the cars for excursions behind N&W class A 1218.
Boston & Maine SW1 1128 and the crew of the Bemis Branch local freight run around a boxcar before easing it into an industrial spur in Waltham, MA. This short branch was a stub-end remnant of the ... (more)