Fireman and fellow RP contributor Rob Sporek shovels away on 2-8-0 #60 on its way to Ringoes, NJ on one of the railroad's yearly North Pole Express trains. Photo taken with permission while wearin... (more)
Night has fallen, and this Pacific Surfliner train rests after releasing passengers but before heading out to the yard.
These individual modules control independent functions of an EMD 38-2 engine and are known as "the brains" to those that work inside the cab.
SB11 is the sensor bypass, RC11 the locomot... (more)
We are looking out the window of an iconic EMD cab unit, in this case WSOR E9 10A, as we head towards Burnett, WI at a whopping 10 mph. The train was an excursion chartered by the Wisconsin Chapte... (more)
The engineer looks ahead as he guides the second to last trips of the day on the Southern 401, a 1907 2-8-0 Baldwin product, designed for lighter branch lines.
Taken the 17th of September, 20... (more)
We're on the ex-MILW Skytop 187 Coon Rapids on a special train from Escanaba to Channing,MI.. The owner of the car Dave Vannes (left seated facing rear) chats about his private car with patrons of... (more)
Extreme wide view of the really extreme "snoot noose" of the EMD SD-40 T2 #1024 (ex KCS #6106). Photo taked with Railroad permission, of course.
IC&E Local southbound between Janesville and Beloit,WI. with IC&E Engineer Adam Farence at the throttle.
After loading coal and other servicing, K-36 No. 482, makes a move to the turntable before retiring for the night.
The interior look from inside the cab of the numberboard and headlight fixtures.