UP Business Train stops next to the old ex-MILW scale house for paper work at Clinton,IA. on the CP on its trip from Kansas City to Tunnel City via Lacrosse,WI.. Today it will depart Butler,WI. an... (more)
A view from a Vista Dome car on the Rio Grande Zephyr as train No. 17 charges west through the lonely Green River Desert meeting a mixed freight in a siding on April 14, 1979.
DMIR SD9 No. 158 is serviced along with SD18s 177 and 190 during the night in the Proctor diesel shop at Proctor, MN. this shop was built in the 1950s to support maintenance of the then new SD9s. ... (more)
The D&RGW rostered a pair of Budd coaches named the 'Silver Pine' and the 'Silver Aspen' for use on the Rio Grande Zephyr trains. Restless riders await the departure of train No. 17 from Grand Jun... (more)
EBT 17 moves through the shop area toward the roundhouse at Orbisonia during Railfan Weekend 1988. My only opportunity to see this fascinating road in steam, it was certainly a step back in time!
L&C works the former Springs Riverlawn Plant, now Springsteen Logistics, in Fort Lawn, SC. Duracell, maker of batteries just down the road in Lancaster, gets materials in these 60 foot box cars wh... (more)
With many RR men milling about on the depot platform a BN coal train on its way to Columbia passes the Portage switch engine tucked into the yard.
"Still in Blue"
A lone ex-Conrail SD60M runs in idle outside the shops at Altoona. This was about the time that ex-Conrail locomotives began to become very rare.
The signalman and the firewoman of 92203 Black Prince exchange single line tokens as it pulls into Weybourne station on the North Norfolk Railway, with a service from Holt on a pretty rainy day. A... (more)
UP 7321, UP 7306 & CP 9734 leading 100mtys, 3241tns, 6242ft. UP 7321 looking great, fresh out of the NLR paint booth. I love the way the nose looks on these repaints, I wished they would paint the... (more)
Passengers onboard the Rio Grande Zephyr train No. 17 enjoy the scenic wonders of Ruby Canyon on April 14, 1979.
Southern 4501 is ready to depart Bristol with a round trip excursion to Radford, VA.
The Rio Grande Zephyr's conductor catches up on his paperwork en route to Salt Lake City from Denver. April 14, 1979
Motive power for the popular New River Trains in 1994 was restored Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 number 261. With the turntable at Hinton gone, the engine had to be taken west back to Meadow Creek to turn ... (more)