In the middle of a refurbishing, 4-8-4 CN 6200 has lots of snow on top of it and all around it on a sunny day in Ottawa.
Covered hoppers were not unusual on coal trains. On this southbound four of them are on the front. They were usually limestone dust, used, as I understand, to coat the walls of mines to keep the... (more)
The first rays of light warms the nose of an eastbound Kingman, Ariz. to Belen, N.M. manifest as it enters Winslow. Here, a new crew will take the train on its final leg to Belen after the inbound... (more)
The Stourbridge Line BL2 and train sitting in the station after returning from the Lackawaxen excursion on Presidents' Day.
A Herzog work train is delivered to Ventura Ca. to help with the clean up of the many mud flows as a result of heavy rains on the Santa Barbara Sub.
Kennecott Copper RS-2 Co 105 is paired with RS-3 109 as they maneuver around the yard.
Lonbg-Hood Forward on the UPAmtrak Cascades train 504 rejoins the mainline as it departs the Tacoma passenger station about a half-hour late on January 23, 2017. This train ... (more)
A pair of Chessie units lead the James E Strates carnival train over the historic Thomas Viaduct. Note the white monument that commemorates the construction of the viaduct
CNW 4523, a GP9 acquired second hand from the Quebec, North Shore & Labrador, leads a nice mix of six older EMDs on a freight that has arrived in East Minneapolis Yard. In addition to the four GP7... (more)
A 3-way meet in the Waldo cut on a gloomy afternoon in Jersey City. Conrail's PN-13 crew prepares to pull an empty trash train down to Kearny Point with a... (more)
Outbound empty coal train from Chicago heads through downtown Aurora on the old CB&Q viaduct.
Metro East Industries has commenced constructing a large 90-unit order for Union Pacific that includes 45 6-axle Road Slugs and 45 6-axle SD40N Slug Mothers. The first pair that is being road tes... (more)
In a scene not soon to be repeated, 19 of Union Pacific's finest business cars make their way up the Tehachapi Loop as they approach the south siding of Walong and Tunnel 10.
WSOR 1501 crosses Hwy I as it nears Adell, WI in October of 2009. The unusual crossing signal is due to a hill just before the crossing.
"A Forgotten Railroad by Night"
A forgotten railroad on a cold an quiet night. These two geeps (Northern Pacific and Great Northern heritage) and a collection of other ... (more)