History on a hardhat. We're on the former Galveston, Houston and Henderson Railroad right-of-way. The GHH was chartered in 1853, and through mergers and acquisitions became the joint property of t... (more)
The Viking departs Betsie Bay for another voyage across Lake Michigan to Kewaunee, Wis. She was built for the Ann Arbor Railroad in 1925 as Ann Arbor No. 7, underwent substantial overhaul in 1964,... (more)
The Chief Wawatam was unique. It was the only bow-loading railcar ferry on the Great Lakes. She was the last of the “hand bombers,” hand-fired steam vessel on the lakes. And she had a bow propell... (more)
While doing some hiking for waterfall shots, I ran accross this very interesting scene. A wheel set from who knows what/when. The wheel had Detroit Car and Wheel Company Imprinted on the wheel its... (more)
The sun rises in northern Ohio behind the northbound B&O - CPL style signal at South Deshler.
Freshly turned wheelsets glitter on the floor of Conrail's Hollidaysburg shops during a Conrail Technical Society tour.
The BNSF transcon Eastbound gets new rails through Kingman canyon
Hot slag is emptied from the cauldrons.
Station Hovrino OZD RZD Moscow
The ex Denver and Rio Grande Western depot in Salt Lake City Utah still shows it's charm with the large working neon roof-top signage. The current passenger station being used by Amtrak is only a ... (more)
Looks like CN came out with some new Auto Racks, these cars, with there polished steel (stainless?) construction are really neat looking. They look bullet proof.
CSX and BNSF hoppers sit in the yard during the night