UP pig train departing Oakland,CA.on the old WP mainline not long after the demise of the Western Pacific RR.....I'm told that's 4th Street.
I'm standing on top of a box car at Columbus,WI.as the eastbound Empire Builder comes into town from the west coast to make its station stop. The engine crew was Milwaukee Road Engineer John Schwa... (more)
I'm standing on top of a box car at Columbus,WI.while both eastbound and westbound Empire Builders meet. Our power is some covered wagons with an ex-passenger unit in the lead.
A friendly gesture from a Trainman in the vestibule of one of the P70 coaches on the steam train........
Running between the corn and the soy beans the 6988 eastbound a couple of miles west of Mitchellville on it's first run with it's whistle screaming laying down the smoke at track speed.
Early morn at Mitchelville,IA. on the Iowa Interstate RR..
While the BNSF Clinton Job does some switching off the old MILW/CB&Q main CP 475 crosses over at fifth street interlocking.