One of the few Southern System 35s with EMD trucks, this unit has had its high hood chopped. Out of sight is a single "torpedo tube" air tank. I don't think I have ever seen a single before. Th... (more)
Still wearing its Hudson Bay livery, OMLX 2501 heads south along Torrence Ave. Between 106th St and 122nd St, the Chicago Rail Link is littered with yard tracks and industries including the ex C&N... (more)
Sitting on the former Pere Marquette and later Chesapeake & Ohio line through Clare, MI. is the last fall color train of the year that Great Lakes Central operated for the Steam Railroading Instit... (more)
Mother/daughter set CP 1128 and CP 3028 depart the shop for switching duties. With all of the recent retirements this may be the last mother/daughter set still in service. CP 1128 was converted to... (more)
After a crew change one mile north of this point, the GLC OSTN gets underway with its grain train out of the elevator in Oakley, MI. with trio of GP35's and a GP38-2 providing power.
Pacing one of the last two GLC GP35's that still carry their TSBY yellow and black from the previous era as it pulls the GLC OSTN south of Cohoctah, MI. Thanks to fellow RP'er Ben Waineo for assis... (more)
The Savannah & Atlanta 2715 GP35 looks great in a fresh coat of paint as it rests peacefully at the Georgia State Railroad Museum in Savannah.
Below a very large cliffside cave, Montana Rail Link’s 844 local is passing Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park through scenic Jefferson River Canyon on September 17, 2012. EMD GP35 No. 403 is haul... (more)
On California's famous Tehachapi Loop with trackage rights over the SP, eastbound Santa Fe 3350 completes the circle with its locos above its caboose at Walong. July 4, 1976 on our nation's 200th... (more)
The crews exchange waves as Santa Fe trains meet a few miles east of Stockton, California, on September 14th, 1979. The westbound train is led by a pair of GP30s (3231 is on the point) and a U36C... (more)
If you like veteran EMD locomotives - and I do - then the MRL is well worth a visit.
You can always find a couple colorful Geeps working the BN North yard in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Santa Fe Escondido Local heads into the Miramar Industrial District at Miramar. This trackage is now switched by shortline Pacific Coast RR
Southbound C&NW over Milwaukee's Ford train.
Housatonic Railroad GP35's 3601 and 3604 passes the old depot in downtown Canaan, CT, during switching moves.