Awaiting a call to service that never came... Part of a fleet of narrow gauge hopper cars that once numbered close to 275 sit pending their fate at EBT's Mount Union yard.
A few hoppers were s... (more)
300 meter long test train with 4 RABe 526 "Flirt" articulated lowfloor trainsets of the Südostbahn is crossing the 97 meter high Sitter viaduct near St.Gallen.
Nothing like a little sunshine to make the arrival of winter weather more bearable. Here CP 8828 and CP 8858 flank CP 9715.
Drivers view from the electric cogwheel railcar BDhe 4/4 # 5 of the Rigibahnen when riding down from Rigi Kulm to Rigi Staffel, with the sea of fog and Pilatus mountain in the background.
The First 100 Yards of the Journey Home - UP 4014 sits in full sun for the first time in 51 years as it starts it's journey home to Cheyenne Wyoming to join the UP steam fleet. The pan... (more)
Pan Am ran a rare evening trip with their Office Car Special train and newly-acquired ex-Wabash dome car on October 12, as the train rolled from Portland, Maine to Rotterdam Junction, New York. S... (more)
I had been due to fly to Eritrea next week for my fourth trip to the country and its wonderful railway, but sadly the line has been damaged by recent heavy rainfall and the tour has had to be canc... (more)
Two former Deutsche Bundesbahn "racehorses" are starting their 8 car train from Neuenmarkt-Wirsberg up over the "Schiefe Ebene" with a grade of 2.5 % to Marktschorgast. 01 202 of association "Paci... (more)
This shot was ready to be added to my "If only there was a train" collection. Just before the colors faded, this empty grainer showed up, to add the final element to this awesome scene of a Lenti... (more)
A second section of 420's Winnipeg-Toronto freight screams through Midhurst. The barn on the point was a nice touch.
Prince George to Edmonton train M348 crosses the Prairie Creek trestle west of Hinton, a few hours after parts of the Yellowhead County received their first snowfall of the year.