The sun has set on the day, but the railroad work continues all thru the night. Here at New Hampton a power swap has just taken place between 686 and 477. 686's 3 SD40-2's weren't enough horsepowe... (more)
A loaded grain train bound for Clinton, IA, passes thru the small town of Clarence minutes after sunset. The train is traveling along highway 30, around 45 miles from Clinton.
Heavy equipment is now on the scene and the clean up has begun. Three brand-new 737s lie partially submerged in the Clark Fork River. The spectacular derailment made national news...it was quite ... (more)
A westbound Soda ash train digs into the 2.21% grade near Hilgard, OR. The train has a long climb thru the tall Pine and Spruce trees on its way to the top of the Blue Mountains.
The distributed power on the rear of a westbound loaded coal train drop down the Gilluly Loops on Soldier Summit amidst the Utah pines. Regrettably, the effects of the ongoing Mountain Pine Beetle... (more)
The 76 shoves back from the C&NW while the Sterling switch engine looks on.
The tourist train from Kalavryta to Diakopto is passing Dikastiria area and continues to Diakopto station where the itinerary ending.
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Hot ethanol loads bound for the Chemical Coast have a pair of Canadian visitors leading the way, the leader being one of only a few remaining SOO SD60s wearing ... (more)
60009 Union of South Africa at Buckfastleigh on Wednesday 2nd September 2015
While Union Pacific's 13.27 mile Little Mountain Branch in Northern Utah wasn't particularly photogenic, the 'money shot' for me was this perspective with the Wasatch Mountains about a mile and a ... (more)
A pair of EMD SD40T-2s and GP40-2s pull forest products train No. 136 east through Spanish Fork Canyon on June 13, 1987.
The Boston section of the Lake Shore Limited heads west pas the old mills at West Warren, Mass.