The summer of 2013 was unforgettable for many European railway enthusiasts, because after 13 years GM's diesel-powered NOHAB locomotive hauled regular trains again at Lake Balaton.
A fortuitous break in the clouds reveals a fleeting moment of golden evening light as BNSF HKCKSPO passes through Belknap, Montana, on October 1, 2014. Three leased Montana Rail Link SD45s (382, 3... (more)
What a long strange trip it has been for Pennsylvania Railroad K-4s No. 1361.
Built in 1918 in the roads own Altoona Shops, it ran off 2.5 million miles of faithful service before being plinthe... (more)
I would have to say that being a railfan in Manhattan is probably a bit different than what most fans in North America experience. I live on an island of only 22.96 square miles of area but I shar... (more)
Photographer- Clark Frazier- from my personal collection.
Early June 1959 finds Y6a 2158 awaiting her fate at the hands of the ivory hunters. Sister 2156, the sole remaining Y6a resides at the... (more)
The 9800 sits by itself until summonsed again.
With the smell of fresh paint seemingly in the air, one of the Norfolk Southern heritage cabs waits for duty in Alfrdon Yard. In my opinion the cab will look alot better after a few revenue runs u... (more)
Tucked at the head of the Alma Branch, Sprouse Creek GP30 awaits its fate under the once booming loadout at Rawl Sales, near Matewan. Sign of the times in the Appalachian coalfields, as there's na... (more)
I'm told this is the only operating SD7.
Two private charter cars tag along the back of the morning Amtrak train heading to California, passing the UP North Yard on its way to the Moffat Tunnel.
Streamliners at Spencer
Vulcan Mines PRLX MP15T number 1220 is out on a nice fall evening switching loads of limestone around the quarry.
A pair of former Lehigh Valley "Pups" brings three Conrail cabooses up towards R Tower on a cold February afternoon. These locomotives probably were assigned her during the Lehigh Valley... (more)
Even under cloudy skies PRR GG1 4879 looks splendid in the single stripe scheme.