When the Iron Road Railway (IRR) took over the Iowa Northern in 1994, some of their power also came to the property. These units for sister companies BAR and CDAC were rebuilt at National Railway ... (more)
This beauty started life 50 years ago this month, January 1965, as GM&O 631 looking a lot better than she does now, but in the same paint scheme. Builder number 29752, frame number 7764-7. She s... (more)
As early morning sunrise comes to northern Missouri, the Marceline Sub is hoping with an eastbound vehicle train. Here 4 blue and yellows screams east near Rutledge as the morning fog burns off. I... (more)
A Southern GP35 leads a northbound at Buford.
I am all for getting people into the hobby, and seeing this many people in Durand, a place that used to have many dedicated visitors, is great. However, they were all on the wrong side of the ligh... (more)
NX12 speeds along the straightaway approaching the Stockbridge, Mass depot kicking up snow from the couple inches of fluff we received yesterday
After the Western Pacific and Union Pacific merger in 1983, WP power was scattered throughout the Union Pacific system. GP35s No. 3005 and 3013 were assigned to work locals between Provo and Gene... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
The sound of both first and second generation EMD prime movers in full bore fill the crisp Montana air as MRL's 844 local pulls south out of Logan and along the Gallatin River.
Former Rio Grande unit DRGW 3032 (GP35) leads a pack of Utah Railway helper engines under US-6 through fresh snow. The locomotives originated from the Utah Railway Martin engine house and would so... (more)
Smoke 'em if you got 'em....... WC 4006 departs Neenah, WI in a cloud of smoke in June of 1996. I'm sure the neighbors were not too happy about this!
Built for the Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad in 1965, Watco EMD GP35 No. 3904 finds new life on the Kanawha River Railroad in south central West Virginia. Here, the single four axle EMD is leading e... (more)
Heart of Georgia 1635, still in its Arizona & California colors, rattles across both CSX and Norfolk Southern diamonds in Cordele, Ga., on its way to switch the paper mill west of town.
Heart of Georgia 1635, still in its Arizona & California colors, rests in the HOG yard at Cordele, Ga.
A pair of Kanawha River Railroad EMD GP35s lead a short local into Dickinson Yard after returning north from near Alloy.