Three GE's lead this Tacoma, WA to Omaha, NE stack train that is seen leaving the city of Boulder. The Valmont Power Plant can be seen in the background.
In the quietest moments of a winter storm, fire and ice converge in the tangled trackwork at Metra's busiest interlocking in the Chicagoland area.
Let off some steam! The Big Boy isn't the only steamer that can whip up a crowd. From my surprisingly secluded spot, I watched the masses race along 2-lane highway 2 to follow 4449 on her unique t... (more)
Santa Fe F7 38C leads the eastbound San Francisco Chief past the siding at Christie, California, on April 24, 1971. The train only has a week of operation left before the start of Amtrak. Fujichr... (more)
When the first train of the day from Poschiavo via the Bernina Pass to St. Moritz reached the plane of Cavaglia at about 6.50 AM, the two pantographs of the Allegra trainset, each fitted with 3 gr... (more)
In celebrating its 50th Anniversary, VRS took the dog of the fleet, ex-CN GP 40-2W 311 and transformed it into the pride of the fleet! Complete with one of a kind paint scheme featuring gold truck... (more)
Here you see some snow, Grand Central Terminal, the Chrysler building and an eagle statue that is older than either of the buildings. The eagle was some of the garnishment of the previous Grand Ce... (more)
Despite the watering of ore as it is dumped (visible under the train), a stiff northwest wind has whipped up quite the dust cloud. The 1000-footer James R. Barker is in the process of loading whil... (more)
At twilight and after receiving a quick crew-change, No. 272 departs the yard at Bluefield, W.Va., behind a pair of brand new Canadian National ES44AC's leading the relatively light autorack train... (more)
Approaching the Buchanan Wye at Devon, export coal loads cross Knox Creek near Milepost 3 on the Buchanan Branch mainline in Pike County Kentucky. This unique N&W coal mining branch contributes a ... (more)
Helpers assist freight down the hill as the sun rises higher and higher
The Condor watching her train! ... FERRONOR train loaded with copper concentrate from Llanta, near Montandon - Potrerillos in metric gauge line, with a maximum slope of 3.9% in this section. EMD G... (more)
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Railroad: FerronorLocomotive: EMD GR12Location: Altamira, ChileLocomotive #: Ferronor 401Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: August 15, 2010
A westbound BNSF manifest crosses a causeway on Montana Rail Link along the Clark Fork on a crisp fall morning at sunrise near Trout Creek, Montana.
A loaded ore train eases through the siding at Highland for a meet after a nice frosting of the trees.