The meeting place between ore and freight. The Ramshaw diamond is the crossroads between the CN Iron Range Sub and the CN Rainy Sub and it sees a lot of traffic on any given day. The IR Sub is the... (more)
Days before the end of ferry service by EL the commuters from Hoboken disembark at Barclay St. for their jobs. Most commuters who made the daily trek from New Jersey were already using PATH train... (more)
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There are little pieces of history out there if a person takes the time to look around (and down). An old Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range Railroad date nail from 1930 lay almost obscured by fallen ... (more)
A Mohawk, Adirondack & Northern Railroad Jordan spreader sits idle along with MLW M420W 2042 in the yard.
Across the mighty Mississippi river from downtown St. Paul MN, a small trackmobile works spotting cars for loading at a CHS fertilizer facility while a clam bucket equipped excavator empties a bar... (more)
Blue hour on Altamont Pass. On the way to Winterail!!
Inside the belly of the beast, the sound of an EMD 16-710G3 turbo charged prime mover idles away. Beside it, a tag used by mechanical personnel and locomotive engineers to advise others of mechani... (more)
Everything from electronics to furniture is shipped in these intermodal containers. The most efficient way of transporting consumer goods across the country.
Domestic containers from JB Hunt and Schneider make up most of the double stacks on the Denver, CO to Chicago, IL Z-Train at Barr, CO. January 02, 2014.
The railroad at Nelson is pretty quiet on this cold night. Not much has moved the past few hours as the signals show all red thru the many control points thru this area. The classic coal tower sti... (more)
As darkness falls on a cool winter day, an eastbound Amtrak Capital creates colorful light streaks through an s-curve along the San Pablo bay.