Union Pacific #844 on the east side of the summit of Cajon Pass, with the Arizona, New Mexico Centennial Special, homeward bound.
On it's way back home from a 2900 mile trip to help celebrate Arizona and New Mexico's state centennials, Union Pacific's #844 Highballs up Echo Canyon.
Another near perfect morning sky matched with an equally impressive steam plume as N&W 611 passes behind the Post Office in Soddy Daisy, TN. "Back-2-Back" virtually perfect days for this shot were... (more)
Southern pacific 4449 rounds the curve at sunnyside Beach park as it heads back home to Portland Oregon after appearance at the NRHS convention in Tacoma Washington.
Norfolk & Western 611, 1218, and 1776 greet visitors at the Virginia Museum of Transportation.
Norfolk & Western 611 once again sports her original style Sunbeam Golden Glow headlight instead of the excursion era dual sealed beam headlight installed by NS in 1982. She looks great in this co... (more)
C&O 614 is displayed at the C&O Railway Heritage Center in Clifton Forge, VA. It wears the logos of the Greenbrier Hotel, located nearby in White Sulphur Springs, and was painted and lettered for... (more)
Inside the cab of C&O 614, currently on display at the C&O Railway Heritage Center in Clifton Forge, VA, is an interesting mix of old and new technology (note the 26L brake stand and the MU contro... (more)
After backing out of Duluth, MILW 261 is now pointed for the Grassy Point swing bridge which separates Minnesota and Wisconsin. The 261 will cross the bridge and begin the trip back to Minneapoli... (more)
261 meets 2719.
261 gets some TLC before the day's adventure begins.
The Beaver Tail brings up the rear of the 261 special as it rolls into Duluth.
The neon sign of the California Zephyr "Silver Solarium" begins to illuminate the rear end of the Grand Canyon as the sun sets on a warm and long Arizona day.
On 'The Grand Canyon Limited' led by Santa Fe 3751 heading eastbound over the Arizona & California Railroad near Aguila, AZ. For more pics & video from my collection see northamericabyrail.info
ATSF 3751 leads the Grand Canyon Limited homeward bound past the station sign at Kirkland on the BNSF Peavine.