Extra 7005A-West, with four F-9's (A-A-B-A) between Livingston and Muir, Montana September 2, 1960. Photographer Ken Crist. Slide taken from my collection.
Have you ever wondered what the cab interior of a GE Gas Turbine Electric looked like? The UP 14 and UP 16 were stored in Salt Lake City for many years. They both were derelict and heavily vandali... (more)
Coming west into the yard at Bluefield is a manifest led by a CN Cowl unit.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: Sitting on top of the world: An added treat for the Amtrak passengers this afternoon, three Army helicopters out for a spin along the Hudson.
All 4 new Viewliner II cars that have been released from CAF USA in Elmira, NY are seen together on a test train at Rensselaer. The Amtrak test train consists of AMTK 79, Viewliner II Diner AMTK 6... (more)
What's left of Montana Rail Link SD45-2 No. 301 is suspended slightly off of the ground while it is jostled into position by a contract scrapper for further incisions with a cutting torch. The wor... (more)
January, 21, 1963 I will remember forever. I was at home in Rye, New York and I read in the New York Times that it was the last day of operation of the Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad.... (more)
Fish Creek Canyon lies on Milwaukee Road's Pipestone Pass. The 5 mile Canyon section of the pass was amongst the least photographed of the many miles of spectacular mainline due to its inaccessi... (more)
NS U47, occupying the Glamorgan Branch main line, pulls loads from Hood at Norton. U49 is waiting at Tacoma for U47 to complete its work so it can take an empty hopper train to Red River Coal at D... (more)
This FCAB train travels through the Buenaventura ghost town located between San Martin and Ollague with volcanoes in the background.
A bull elk crosses Canadian National’s main line at the east end of the Snaring River Bridge at Henry House, Alberta, on July 19, 2011.
After passing through the Junction two hours earlier with a defective rear DPU, the crew and dispatcher have come up with a p... (more)
End of service at 3700m / 12150 ft
The engine on the left is ex-Australia QGR 2107D built by EMD-Clyde in 05/1971, shipped to Chile in Sept 2001. Power: 2000HP.
The engine #24... (more)
We're at Soo Line's Shoreham Round House I've just gone to work for the SOO's Mechanical Department as a Road Foreman. My first duty was to get some pics around the old house which can partially b... (more)
The Whistler Mountaineer slows to a snails pace to allow the passengers to take photo's of the breathtaking scenery as they cross over the Cheakamus River en-route to North Vancouver, BC