BNSF SD70MAC #8891 leads an oil train.As you can see the two trailing units are quite noticeable,among the ubiquitous SD70MAC.Looking at the Norfolk Southern unit I could probably infer this train... (more)
In 1898, with the Paris Exposition Universelle in view in 1900, the Paris Orleans company decided to extend their line into the very heart of Paris to the new Orsay station, as they considered Aus... (more)
This Bugatti railcar from 1933, referred as “presidential” in memory of its inaugural trip on the Paris-Chartres line with the President of the Republic, Albert Lebrun, was an alternative to the d... (more)
The PLM C145 4-4-0 streamlined steam locomotive has been built in 1900 at Les Ateliers P.L.M. d'Arles. The P.L.M. route (From Paris, Lyon to Marseille) lay down the valley of the River Rhone which... (more)
This collector’s model is absolutely unique. This end-of-series model, powerful and elegant, is the last fast locomotive to have a low cylindrical boiler-shell. Its high technical build quality me... (more)
The "Parthenay" 2-4-0 steam locomotive has been built in 1882 by Schneider in Le Creusot. It was used on the réseau de l'Etat. The locomotive has been withdrawn from active service in 1947.
Night scene at the Cité du Train (Railway museum) in Mulhouse.
The illustrious Micheline was the first rubber-tyred train. André Michelin frequently travelled in a sleeping carriage, and it is said that his insomnia played a major role in the Micheline projec... (more)
The Pacific Nord 3.1192 is one of the most famous French steam locomotives. This fame is partly due to its splendid chocolate livery with yellow thread, characteristic of the Compagnie du Nord, bu... (more)
Lucas jackup in action for making poor Krupp loco back to rail again
On a beautiful fall afternoon in Richmond Virginia, a engineer is focused on getting the job done.
Mother GP40-2 and slug sit in Brunswick Yard under beautiful skies following a day of work.
CSX AC4400CW locomotives at the west end of Brunswick Yard.
CNJ 1554 switching cars at General Dynamics in Scranton, PA.
NECR 3847 waits for its next assignment in Palmer Yard with light fading quickly.