The guys that ran this operation were all ex-MILW guys as were most of their locomotives.
Milwaukee Road's Ford Train is approaching Harwood Ave. crossing when the Wauwatosa Police Dept assigned an officer during the day. Years ago when I started on the Milwaukee we had a crossing watc... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific engineering special approaches Tunnel 1 at Plainview, Colorado, on the afternoon of August 13, 2003. The 11-car passenger train is powered by impressive EMD DDA40X “Cent... (more)
The engineers seat in Union Pacific SD70AH No. 1943.
With another day almost done, and the snow starting to fall, westbound 406 approaches Hampton, New Brunswick.
Drone Shot of BNSF Train V-CLOPHX1-26A as they cross over the Canyon Diablo bridge
It's Getting Cold Up HereThe first thick blanket of snow has fallen on the Altoona area, and NS is as busy as ever with extra intermodal traffic ahead of the holidays. This place ne... (more)
Western Maryland Scenic Railway’s Christmas City Express train is well into the famous Helmstetter’s Curve at La Vale, Maryland, with recently repainted WMSR GP30 501 leading sister GP30.
Shortly before sunset, Central Maine & Quebec train #1 skirts the shores of the Magog River as it passes through the city.
From onboard Pennsy's train #90, The South Wind, we get a highball from the rear brakeman aboard a NYC freight waiting in the hole. Burr Siding was south of Lebanon on PRR's I&F, and was improved ... (more)
"Retired M3s at LIC"
2 M3 pairs (LI 9822/ LI 9821) and (LI 9820/ LI 9819) sit on the "River Track" at Wheelspur Facility waiting to be de-trucked, loaded onto flat cars and transported to ... (more)
Smokey diesel. (CNJ 113 0-6-0 is smoking it up)
On Pearl Harbor Day 2017,Union Pacific No. 1943 serves as a backdrop for a ceremony remembering the day that will live in infamy. Representatives from Union Pacific, the Coast Guard Deputy Command... (more)
Ready to Go
Former Reading T-1 4-8-4 2101 has completed its metamorphosis from American Freedom Train 1 to Chessie System 2101. Here it leaves the former Reading Company Saucon rou... (more)
The westbound Orford Express encountered light snow as it drifts slowly across the trestle at Eastman. Consist includes RDC-1 6121, Dome-Diner Lounge 310 and RDC-1 6125.