White River Junction, Vermont's Rotary Club Polar Express train operated on Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, with Vermont Railway GP40-2 303 (ex-Boston & Maine on old home turf) haul... (more)
The crew looks over the RBMN 5029, a parts only SD50M. The engine has the middle axel removed on both trucks limiting the train to 10mph for the whole trip, Pittston to Jim Thorpe. This train has ... (more)
N&W 611 has cleared Cooper Tunnel and begins the climb to Elkhorn Tunnel (about a mile ahead) by crossing the former N&W Bluestone Branch, shown beneath the trestle, lower left, in this view. Once... (more)
DPUs crossing the slide near Fields, Oregon on the Cascade Subdivision. DPUs here take a beating from the smoke in the many tunnels between Oakridge and Cascade Summit.
...and the Florida East Coast was changed forever. One of many new GE ES44C4 locomotives that now belong to the FEC. Some may not be a fan of the new motive power, but no one can argue about the... (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)
On a cold January night, four cars from a Stockton train derailed inside the J.R. Davis Yard in Roseville, California. The black tanker was originally believed to be carrying toluene, which is a t... (more)
Dawn finds Canadian National #529 rolling through Pointe St-Charles as it enters Montreal on its way to Tachereau Yard. Ironically, the CN locomotive is a former Chicago & North Western.
This was K080 one day after 19 cars derailed in the Boomer/ Mount Carbon area. No fatalities have been reported, and only damages besides the track is a burnt down home and truck. The cars were st... (more)
Chicago bound making a station stop.
Upon entering Nebraska out of Iowa it's practically impossible to miss this Centennial and the massive UP Bigboy that sit high up on the bluff in Kenefick Park overlooking Interstate 80.
The rails this local rides on are 102 years, and they definitely show their age. They almost look as though they should be abandoned, but once a week, the Fredericksburg area local runs in here, a... (more)
A beautiful ariel view of the West End of the Yard in Cumberland,MD
A push-pull train from Davos to Filisur is crossing the Wiesen Viaduct.
Goat Canyon - The rail line through the Carrizo Gorge was constructed starting in 1906 and it opened in 1919.
Here, an old Santa Fe hopper stands on a siding at Goat Canyon next to the ... (more)