MEC 302 and Ex RI 236 are shoved to the side at a neglected shop area on the MEC at Bangor. The boarded up Alco and the number board less U-boat that looks to have been the victim of a stack fire ... (more)
Seemingly half of Cumberland's population came out to see the WMSR's newest locomotive, an ex-VIA FPA4. Strangely, it came with mismatched number boards.
Crews work to clear a major derailment in Two Harbors yard a day after a loaded ore train ran away down the steep grade into the yard. Two crew members jumped and sustained injuries but are thankf... (more)
The Milwaukee Road GP30's were never one of my favorite locomotives but there was something to be said about rocketing along in them at 60mph on the R&SW as a young Fireman back in the 60's. The M... (more)
Members of the Roanoke Chapter of the NRHS inspect the NW 1218 before placing it back under the Robert B. Claytor and W. Graham Claytor, Jr. Pavilion after a weekend photo shoot.
Fourteen cars of pipe creep along at 5 mph through Utah's Goshen Valley, bound for Elberta where it will be used to help construct a 1,679 mile natural gas pipeline line extending from southwester... (more)
It was 1997, Tennessee Pass had a new owner Union Pacific. On this day it still looked and operated like the Southern Pacific, as three almost new AC4400's tackled the 3%.....
West Side Lumber Company Coffin Tank Car #5 and Steam Pump. This odd-looking railcar may not have been one of a kind back in its day, but I'd wager it is now. You are looking at West Side... (more)
Eastbound Santa Fe train cresting the Cajon grade at Summit
The most beautiful steam locomotive in the World, Southern Pacific #4449 charges across Java Creek Trestle on a sunny day in July 2009. This train was bound for the Trainfestival 2009 in Owosso, M... (more)
CP's Holiday Train rolls by the station and will stop just west of the Tupper St overpass for the Portage show.
The train was late and the sun had set, but how can you miss if it is the RCP?
SP Costa Mesa Local heads east down Santa Ana Street in Anaheim on it's way to the Santa Fe connection at Anaheim Stadium for a few miles of trackage rights then on to the Costa Mesa Branch
Two days ago we moved from a big quiet 4br house way out on Long Island into a tiny 1br apartment closer to NYC for a few months. Doesn't sound like much fun, but on the plus side there are some *... (more)
EFVM passenger train, the only one that connect two great towns in Brazil daily, stopped at Desembargador Drumond rail station.