The sun is out in Gleneagle, just south of Palmer Lake, but Denver is getting hammered with a T-storm and hail as ATSF 3965 brings a train south on the Jojnt Line. A Kodachrome is in the consist i... (more)
I loved the L&N's dual-purpose (passenger and freight) GP7s in their original paint scheme. Although it was normally all-Alco territory, a January 31st, 1965 visit to the engine facility at Loyall... (more)
As its long journey over the Oregon Trunk comes to a close, the full length of this northbound freight is seen slowly rolling away across the Celilo Drawbridge as the train approaches the yard at ... (more)
Surely the second most beautiful thing in Daylight colors after the road’s celebrated 4-8-4’s, a matched set of Alco PA’s and PB’s basks outside Southern Pacific’s West Oakland Diesel Shop on a go... (more)
Early E-60 action, with no windshield screens. Train is southbound by the old taxi stand at the Bel Air Avenue crossing. No. 965 was built by GE for Amtrak in June of 1975.
The end of the Conrail electric years, as a rented crane yanks the oil-filled transformer from its place behind the 4412's cab. No. 4412 was built by GE for the PRR in June, 1961.
"Amtrak Regional Through Westchester Avenue Station" Amtrak Northeast Regional 190 heads east under the abandoned NYW&B Westchester Ave Station on Amtrak's Hell Gate Line. The station was d... (more)
BNSF 1925 (SD40-2) gets ready to take a trailer train from the Denver intermodal facility to the ready track where another set of engines will lash up.
Eastbound BNSF Z, Stacks and TOFC take main 3, in the foreground, to get around a slower eastbound crawling up main 1. Main 2 is open for westbounds.
Backing out on the way to Ottawa. VIA 33 is a train that enters Montreal's Central station engine first after arriving from Quebec City and then backs out before continuing on its way to Ot... (more)
"The Golden Diamond"
The Golden Hour sets in on the Pompton Diamond as the head end of SU-99 pounds the crossing with the former Erie New York & Greenwood Lake. In just... (more)
NS 9350 with rebuilt trucks leads SD40-2 #3412 with repainted cab, repainted SD40-2 #3418, GP59E #4654, RP-M4C #620, new #656 RP-M4C for Georgia, SD40E #6327, SD40E # 6311, SD40E #6320, brand new ... (more)
"Passing the Dirty Dirt"
The westbound Susquehanna road train passes the large soil reclamation site at Rochelle Park moments after beginning their long journey to Bing... (more)