Hurricanes are not the only source of major flooding as anyone who lived thru The Great Flood of 1993 can attest. The Mississippi river set many records that year. Over a month after the river had... (more)
View from 2,000ft via NYONair of South Kearny/MMC yard.
Bangor From the Cab - 2
As Conrail train ABP-1 progresses northward from the south end of Bangor yard. it... (more)
Bangor From the Cab
Taken from the cab of Conrail train ABP-1, this scene is looking northward (timetable east) as the train passes through Bangor, Pennsylvania on the former DL&W/... (more)
Sunset Route SunsetAs the sun sets on November 15, 2016, a Union Pacific eastbound rolls past the railroad's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California. Situated at the junction o... (more)
The sanding tower is all that is left of the once sprawling engine facility in Escanaba in June of 1988. The engine facilities were moved to the ex-P&H complex west of here and the tracks no longe... (more)
Soo Line's West Yard in Marquette, Michigan has seen better days as it is overgrown with weeds and trees. Once a thriving DSS&A ore facility, decades of idle time have taken its toll. Amazingly, t... (more)
For Labor Day weekend, 1978, a college friend and I planned a three day trip to Buffalo, with the primary objective of seeing some of the remaining ex-Penn Central RSD5’s before they were retired.... (more)
Situated at the eastern base of the Rio Grande’s crossing of the Wasatch Range is the appropriately named town of Helper, Utah. After making a sprint over the relatively flat line across the deser... (more)
Former Santa Fe shops where CF7s were built.
Even though this engine facility looks huge, it is only a small corner of this massive train yard.
Sunrise at Tilford Yard on a sunny but chilly Sunday morning.
Barstow Yard and Mojave Junction from 18,000 feet or so.
Birds Eye Or in this case a planes eye view of the massive Inman and Tilford Yard. NS's Inman Yard can be seen to the right, while part of CSX's Tilford Yard can be seen to the left. Downt... (more)