A Lehigh Valley manifest pauses long enough to drop off a cut of cars for a waiting local crew. Richards Yard (west of Easton PA in Williams Township) had been downgraded and is nearly empty.
Flying white flags, a grimy CP Rail M636 and C630 duo lead a westbound over the frozen Ottawa River at Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec. The tracks in the foreground are the parallel CN mainline.
Crossing into the State of California, BNSF C44-9W No. 5273 leads a stack train across the Colorado River from Arizona, westbound on the Santa Fe Transcon to Barstow and points west.
Soon after changing crews, a Burlington Northern intermodal train passes the beautiful Northern Pacific depot at Livingston, Montana on May 24, 1986. Built in 1902 and designed by the architects o... (more)
A Burlington Northern mixed freight passes the old Northern Pacific depot at Belgrade, Montana on May 25, 1986. The 3008 was built EMD GP40 No. 178 for the Chicago Burlington & Quincy in Dec. 1966... (more)
A southbound I&O grain train rolls past the McDonald & Sons Grain Elevator at Fayne on former DT&I rails.
Double-decker commuter train stop in the station Vergato, on the Bologna-Porretta Terme, location of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines.
A port bound container train and a mixed freight meet in the heart of Kingman Canyon on a sunny afternoon in the desert.
ES44DC #7202 blows for the grade crossing in the small community of Valentine, AZ as it pulls its stack loads.
The cars to the right are in one of the station pocket tracks. The depot is behind me.
421 374 is one of 26 rebuilt Re 4/4 II for use in Switzerland and Germany. She is seen on the Gotthard north ramp, probably on the way to the locomotive maintenance center at Bellinzona.
70003 crosses the River Avon at Eckington running over an hour late with a train of empty coal hoppers from Rugeley Power Station bound for Portbury.
125 coal hoppers taking a 180° left turn along the 'Mighty Mo' Missouri River through Montana's scenic Lombard Canyon. You can check out some of the additional interesting angles available from th... (more)