The Ringling Brothers an Barnum Bailey Red Unit train makes it final run over the Blue Ridge mountains on its way to Norfolk.
I didn't think I would miss this livery on VIA Rail's F40s, however, I do! VIA F40PH-2 6438 climbs into Jasper with the westbound Canadian.
Conrail OI-10 holds track 1, waiting for NJT 5134 to cross over from 2 to 1 at CP Newark. Once NJT clears, OI-10 will shove back into Parkview Yard with cars from Oak Island Yard.
A bit of ice on the river. It's officially spring, but there's still a bit ice on the St. Lawrence River and it's -10 Celsius (14 Fahrenheit) as AMT 76 makes its way towards the island of M... (more)
Northlander's meet in North Bay, Canada in May of 1988.
TVRM's recently restored TAG GP38 leads a Missionary Ridge Local excursion away from Grand Junction station, as NC&StL GP7 710 reposes on the yard lead in the background. The 710 had been used on ... (more)
For the final time in its near 150 year history, the Ringling Brothers Circus Train heads north on the Richmond District. When I took this photo, the final run of the circus on this line was less ... (more)
The Waterbury Shuttle reaches its terminus the day after a major snowstorm struck the northeast and shut down passenger rail service in the state.
The old Union Station is the most icon... (more)
The "Mothball Surfliner" departs SLO for Grover Beach with a CZ dome in tow and an F59PHI on each end.
GCRY 4960 leads a passenger train south over the bridge at mile post 35.5 as part of a Pete Lerro photo charter.
An Acela hustles across the now 100 year old Hell Gate Bridge on a lovely summer evening.
From on board Amtrak's Southwest Chief, here we knock down a semaphore signal as our train quickly traverses the high-desert terrain while a thunderstorm brews in the distance.
Metrorail trains in East London are unable to run by themselves due to the overhead being 25kV AC and they run on 3kV DC so diesel or electric locos are used to pull them. Here 35326 leads a set l... (more)
Number 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, is "one-lungged" today after giving his second unit to #5 at Denver the evening before. The train is now 5 hours late as it passes BNSF's Gibs... (more)