Some classic and vintage diesels sitting in pit tracks no. two, three, and four. This is all in preparation for the night photo sessions to be done over the next three evenings at the Streamliners... (more)
After installing new draft gear in the front of UPY 697, a machinist wrestles a new coupler in place at Union Pacific’s Kansas City Locomotive Facility in K.C., Missouri, on October 21, 2013.
After the storm... Silhouetted against an orange sunset, Union Pacific no. 7895, and Norfolk Southern no. 3284 sit in the yard awaiting an assignment.
Looking through the cab of Shay #5, Shay #4 pauses at the depot waiting for its next assignment.
"West of Hudson F40s"
Three out Metro-North's eight F40s at the MMC for various work and routine inspections. The 4910 started its railroad life with Amtrak, while the 4911 and 491... (more)
"Atlantic City Set"
A fresh Atlantic City set built up at the MMC to swap out one of the four sets that are currently running between AC and Philly. It is common to find the four P... (more)
A pair of 5000 horsepower EMD DD35 units are serviced and await a call out of Provo Yard on June 10, 1977. The Union Pacific rostered a total of 15 DD35 A units and 27 DD35 B units. The UP 73 was ... (more)
Shay 5 sits behind Heisler 6 during the night photo shoot.
Big Six leads the passenger train through the 'S' Curve.
Cass Scenic Railroad's maintenance of way car speeds up the mountain towards Old Spruce on a foggy and overcast day. Later that day ended up with heavy showers on the way down.
An icon of northern Canadian railroading rests in a MOW equipment line at White River, Ontario awaiting its possible call to service next winter. This particular car was created by welding frames ... (more)
BNSF GP60M #116 rests in a siding at the Merced Amtrak station.
A former Pennsylvania Railroad E8A wears New York Central colors as part of a cosmetic restoration project. This locomotive is supposedly being converted into... (more)
"Face of a Wide-Body"
The face of Metro-North's first numbered West-of-Hudson locomotive is lit up nicely by some nice storm light minutes after a passing thunderstorm ri... (more)
"Genesee Valley Transportation"
A pair of DL Alcos outside the DL shop wearing Genesee Valley Transportation colors. At the time this picture was taken the 3642 and its s... (more)