The conductor leans out of the window to grab orders from the tower operator at West Chicago as the train crosses the triple track Union Pacific.
"Old & Weary" center cab switcher looks just that, sitting in the shade at Steamtown. The NYOW historical society had the critter shipped from New Jersey for display here. uncertain at this time ... (more)
Stopped by the locks. CN 7032 is stopped over the eastern end of the Lachine Canal before backing up with a cut of grain cars. In the foreground are a set of locks, used by pleasure boats o... (more)
McKeen car on the back forty. V&T Motor Car #22 takes a trip around the museum's loop track, seen here on the west side, where the vegetation and terrain look just a bit more rural than els... (more)
A pair of mother-slug sets and a GP38 in Chessie System paint shove on the rear of a CSX coal drag utilizing NS trackage rights near Speers Ferry, Va.
Another stormy Rocky Mountain evening falls on this old K-37. It is one of several out of service K-37s throughout the state. #491 at the Colorado RR Museum in Golden is the only currently operati... (more)
The westbound Empire Builder rolls into Portland.
"NYAR at Glenwood Mason for the First Time in 3 Years"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-20 spots a boxcar of bricks at Glenwood Mason Supply Company; a customer that has not rece... (more)
Morning Fog at Princeton Junction: Acela Express Train 2107 emerges from the fog and passes a Tesmec Constant Tension Catenary Stringing Unit parked just east of Princeton Junction Station... (more)
With Bangor & Aroostook #80 and an unknown NYC Diesel on the head end this rather short northbound freight is about 6 miles from the terminus of the former Pennsy line from Fort Wayne to Mackinaw ... (more)
This former US Gypsum unit runs light down the grade to Georgetown between runs helping Shay 9 up the grade today. There is a pair of 52 ton GE's on this line that are leased from the previous ope... (more)
Always something to see at Steamtown. As I was informed via comment, Office Car. Thanks for the info.
CNW F7A #411 leads a commuter train west past the semaphores at the Illinois Railway Museum
SLRG 4135 at Saratoga Springs
It's interesting to see how the older units in the UP fleet have faded compared to the bright Amour Yellow on the new engines.