Timing is everything, as illustrated here. Featured here, we see a glimpse of what is certainly a one-time occurrence. Moments before knocking down an active semaphore signal, NMRX #101 leads an “... (more)
Canadian Pacific’s Ashcroft local switches the tie plant east of town on the morning of September 28, 2015. The facility occupies a piece of land wedged between the CP main line and the Thompson R... (more)
Vista at White Canyon Stark and striking White Canyon between Morris and Lasha, British Columbia, hosts westbound Canadian National manifest freight No. 355 on September 27, 2015. CN ha... (more)
Doing my human droning during the Portland Bridge Pedal. BNSF has dropped this train at Albina Yardand will head to the Steel Bridge to return to Lake Yard. The event closes the Fremont Bridge to ... (more)
Returning from a successful Shriner's Hospital fundraiser in Chicago, Soo Line 1003 skirts one of the many lakes in Northern Illinois on its way to Fox Lake. There, the Metra pilot crew will dise... (more)
Standard gauge cogwheel 0-4-0 steamlocomotive "Caspar Honegger", built in 1877 by Engineer Niklaus Riggenbach in the machine works Aarau for the textile works of Caspar Honegger in Rüti (ZH). The ... (more)
CN ES44AC 2978 leads train Q111 over the Snake Indian River between Park Gate and Devona on CN's Edson Sub.
After being out of service since the 1990s, K-27 #476 is undergoing a full restoration in the Durango roundhouse.
A clean BNSF SD70ACE leads a heavy westbound coal train up the 2.2% grade of Mullan Pass. Greenhorn Gulch was part of the gold rush that built Montana. It is said that a large gold nugget was foun... (more)
And the rain came down
The NORTHERN ARROW was made up of sections from Cincinnati, St. Louis and Chicago. It operated during the summer months to bring tourists and cottage owners to northern Michigan resorts. Its dest... (more)
Looking sharp in new paint, one of US Gypsum's two narrow-gauge DL535Es backs to its train of empty gons as it builds the morning mine run.
An AirTrain Monorail train approaches Terminal C at Newark Liberty Airport while a 757 is prepared to run as UAL 1165 to LAX.