Coal may not be what it used to be and the trains may not roll through the community of Sproul as often as they used to, but the loyal Chesapeake & Ohio style cantilever signals still guide trains... (more)
The old Seaboard Coast Line (SCL) depot still stands in Hartsville with semaphores standing beside it in the middle of town.
A few minutes before sunset
Double steam with empty coal cars leaves Nanzhan for ErJing Mine
In 1897, the Carolina & North-Western railway acquired a narrow gauge line from the Kings Mountain Railroad from Chester to Boiling Green, South Carolina. The line was then converted to standard g... (more)
Fresh air job
A PTV, Comeng unit pulls into Williams Landing Station, with a Flinders Street Service...
A Roger Puta Photograph
An eastbound sand train heads off into the distance, leaving me with this as the last picture I ever took in 2016.
A few minutes before sunrise
Good for 20? In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, several washouts disrupted rail service on primary and secondary routes for CSX Transportation, Norfolk Southern and neighboring short lines. ... (more)
A hazy morning commute on the triple track speedway in 1979.