Brand new Viewliner II Baggage cars make their first trip attached to a revenue train. The stainless steel is so fresh and clean it reflects the dark shadow of the tunnel behind me; looking almos... (more)
Built in 1957 by Southern Railway, Atlanta's Inman Yard plays a vital role in today's Norfolk Southern system. No longer used as a general freight classification yard, Inman is a large intermodal... (more)
The truck on this new Viewliner II Baggage car only has a small amount of road grime, and all of the badge plates are easily readable. The springs are red, which I hear is to denote a different r... (more)
After basically spending two days in the freezing cold trying to get a good picture of a train on this bridge, all we got was this mixed freight train going the wrong way. Sometimes I really wonde... (more)
A new addition to Norfolk Southern's "heritage fleet": Southern Railway SD40 #3170 was built in April of 1971 and served for Southern and Norfolk Southern until being retired in 2008. It was rece... (more)
Pan Am Southern's BFED-26 train is rolling through the Bellows Falls tunnel on New England Central Railroad's Palmer Subdivision with Maine Central heritage GP9 (ST #52) leading the southbound tra... (more)
Shortly before dawn, Amtrak's "Pere Marquette" takes a spin on the wye before departing for Chicago.
NJT train 877 passes the former Summit Tower, while arriving at the Summit station. The former Lackawanna tower was built in 1905, as part of the railroad's improvement of the adjacent railroad st... (more)
The bell tolls... the last remaining F units are off property of the former Erie Mining Company. This is the only time to my knowledge these engines had been off property since 1956. It is the end... (more)
Galveston Railroad Museum's F-units pull away from the museum on their hurricane evacuation rehearsal special, passing the climately appropriate palm trees as they start navigating UP's tracks on ... (more)
A Sprinter and Genesis are seen side-by-side.
The CN3 rotary snow blower hast just cleared the line Andelot - Vallorbe. In Longevilles-Rochejean station the machine is revolving on his axis before returning to Besançon.
UP 8833 east passes a soon to be deactivated automatic block signal west of Echo Utah on an overcast afternoon.
"Please, sir, get back on the train!" The conductor appears to be quite agitated with the guy in the yellow shirt, who is determined to test the siding's clearance limits in an effort to get the s... (more)
Passengers getting to there destination via a freight train? Not exactly. These new Bombardier multilevel cars are being brought to the NJT facility in Kearny NJ.