CN's TEST equipment accelerates eastward on the Edson Sub behind IC C44-9W 2698. Today an Amtrak Superliner sleeper is along for the ride which is providing the onboard crew sleeping arrangements ... (more)
One of BNSF's newly rebuilt SD70MAC, now SD70MACe, leads a heavy 101 loaded car grain for Central California as it races out of Crozier Canyon near Valentine. These new SD70MACes have been fitted ... (more)
The hard working crew of the Catskill Mountain Railroad pose in front of RS-1 401 on May 29th, 2016, uncertain about the future of the railroad that they work so hard to keep running. May 30th is... (more)
With the downturn in traffic, CN has decided to park SSV (stored serviceable) units at many of their terminals to protect potential power failures that happen on the road. CN SD70M-2 8017 was one ... (more)
It's all silver and gray as Amtrak heads west over Rockville Bridge on a December day.
Frontier Days equipment move to Denver.
An empty Detroit Edison coal train heads for the Bailey Mine on the Manor Branch of the Monongahela Railway.
The pressure valve on its steam boiler just popped. A Roger Puta Photograph
14th Annual CSXT Charity Train is running several cars less this year, but it's still the one time to catch the OCS on FEC since they load at the Prime Osborn Center. There are many spots to watc... (more)
A "Iran Runner" runs in the beautiful Iranian desert
A NYC unit sits on the outermost point of Voorheesville. 4097 has seen better days in operations, and has unfortunately been turned into a restaurant and will never see operation again.
Framed by the retired signals at South Milford, CCET 2806 leads unrepainted sister 2807 and 5 cars eastbound on the former N&W Peavine Route.
ATSF 2912 looks like a fossilized dinosaur of a bygone era when brute industrial might ruled the rails.
Herb Sullivan's CurveA quartet of Union Pacific locomotives (SD60 6036, UP SD40-2 3929 and a pair of SD40T-2s still in Southern Pacific paint) navigate around Sullivan's Curve in so... (more)
More Easterners Moving to CaliforniaEMD lease power outnumbers the Southern Pacific power at SP's West Anaheim yard in November 1989. EMDX GP38-2 795, EMDX GP38-2 814, SP GP35 6607... (more)