An absolutely beautiful sunset has fell over the hills of southwestern Virginia as Norfolk Southern intermodal train 202 grinds up the grade. The exhaust has filled the valley as the three horses ... (more)
My view from the fireman’s seat on this blustery Maine evening, included this apparent
Annulum Ignis, or, “ring of fire” lighting effect, caused by steam and smoke wafting across the beam of
Norfolk Southern 4000 and 4001 pose together outside the paint shop in Chattanooga, Tennessee, for their first portrait. The locomotives wear a new, special paint scheme to designate the units as... (more)
As the sun sets, darker clouds roll in from the west in front of a line of storms, as a fairly new ACe leads the top priority train, 212 north towards New Jersey, with loads of UPS on the front.
Worktrain arriving to the accident, one of the downhill trains had derailed at midday. It took them 4 hours to get there and begin the lift.
Ghostly remains of the concrete piers of the abandoned N&W line still stand guard over the Guyandotte River near Justice WV. Building of the R.D. Bailey Dam project necessitated relocating approxi... (more)
WW&F Railway No. 9, that's right, No. 9, hauls Victorian Christmas passengers across Humason Brook Trestle on her first day of "revenue" service in 82 years! The word 'revenue' is in quotes becaus... (more)
Christmas cheer lights up a dreary evening on Stevens Pass as a BNSF stack train rolls through Skykomish, WA toward Seattle. Inclement weather closed neighboring Snoqualmie Pass for part of the da... (more)
On a cloudy March evening, a fairly clean Norfolk Southern EMD SD70ACe 1135 highballs east working as the rear DPU on train 23G.
Sunset on the Pere Marquette. Pere Marquette 1225 leads a 31-car, double-header eastbound through lush Michigan farmland, just moments before a late August sunset.
While browsing my arc... (more)
Night Transit. A pair of NYC No. 7 Subway Trains pass each other in the early darkness of a December evening.
Canadian Pacific's Holiday Train makes it's way across the impressive Kootenay Landing trestle on their way from Creston, BC to Nelson, BC. This section of the Nelson Sub rarely sees trains in the... (more)
An Eastbound BNSF train carrying airplane fuselages crosses over Nason Creek while descending Stevens Pass on a beautiful spring day.