This static display of the A&A's first diesel #110 still with a boxcar and caboose sits proudly in the village. Giving great photo opportunities to anyone who strolls along.
The many different angles of rail grinding operations can be seen as the fresh steel rusts due to inactivity and the spilled taconite pellets that will probably never become new steel.
A pair of vintage SW1s lead the eastbound Chicago Sanitation District train through Lyons.
Heading for the ADM plant in Quincy.
All of FCEN's Orlando-area power is seen in this shot....they sent the repainted GP9s and high hoods to other operations that were in need of replacing their CF7s....and believe me, I never though... (more)
Two of the same breed... Napoleon Defiance & Western 1606, and 103. Sit in the yard waiting for their next assignments.
It almost looks like a one of the main yard tracks at Canadian National’s Proctor Yard is ballasted with taconite pellets on June 13, 2016. This yard is a former Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range pro... (more)
Valley Railroad fireman Bill launches a shovefull of coal into Mikado No. 40s firebox as the train pulls an excursion northbound through Chester, Connecticut
It appears its service life is over:
The Peoria Locomotive Works PLD110, purchased new in 1994, will soon be moved off-site and most likely sold. The locomotive had been damaged last year and ... (more)
The sun is rising over the Clark Fork River Valley east of St. Regis, Montana, on September 13, 1998. Morning fog is slowly burning off as the sun crests over the mountains to the east, silhouetti... (more)
While locomotives are overhauled, long hoods are removed and spotted elsewhere for safe keeping. On May 18, 2015, Union Pacific SD40-2 No. 3320 is going through the process of being rebuilt into a... (more)
CNYX 2106 sits tied down waiting for its next CSX rock train where they will began there switching.
Perched high atop the Royal Gorge, DRGW's 2-8-4 499 sits through a passing rain shower as clouds begin to encase the southern Colorado landscape.
Ribs and rivets: Incredibly bright rays of a desert sunrise at Mounds, Utah, light up the aluminum sides of a coal train on October 6, 2009.
The classy Southern Pacific sign on the Davis, California, Amtrak station gives accurate milage to San Francisco and Ogden, as well as elevation in fractions of a foot!