The clouds were set up just perfect in the eastern sky to produce a fiery sunrise along the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies. Orange and red reflect from the rails at the west switch of Leyden ... (more)
DuBois, PA 7/20/2012 - Rusting on the side of a long forgotten box car, the Chessie cat sleeps peacefully.
Lander, MD 2/25/2013 - It's 25 degrees under a full moon shortly before midnight, and the B&O CPLs at High Rock are not long for this world. With their replacements being assembled about a mile to... (more)
Ex- New York Central SW8 cools off with engine doors open. The track in the foreground is all the Museum uses for Fan trips now.
Charles Town, WV 5/10/2013 - About three feet north of a public grade crossing, Norfolk Southern Police took the cheap and easy way to create a no tresspassing sign. One wonders how many bypassers... (more)
A small hopper car in the middle of a CSX Q370 still holds it true colors. Sometime soon, Chessie Cat will fall victim to the Boxcar.
Friendly CSX Tower operator Allen Brougham throws the levers in Miller Tower in Cherry Run, WV shortly before it closed in 2000.
Colorado's recent flood waters from the Big Thompson River washed out the roadbed around this trestle just west of Milliken, Colorado, on the Great Western Railway. Contractors are busy rebuilding... (more)
Colorado's recent flood waters washed out a siding on the Great Western Railway at Milliken, Colorado, causing the derailment of about 16 standing cars, six of which turned over on their sides. Th... (more)
At over thirty miles from the nearest town, Hambone is a quiet place. This area first saw rails in 1920 when the McCloud River Lumber Co. began logging here. The McCloud River Railroad took over t... (more)
Cab car AMT 2000, a Bombardier bilevel car, is westbound and about to stop at Montreal West Station during a very snowy afternoon rush hour. Pushing at the other other end is AMT 1330 (GMD F59PHI)... (more)
The Conductor off of Amtrak NE Regional 95 gives a friendly wave to myself and fellow railfans on the platform in Ashland, Virginia... Just departing from the regularly scheduled station stop.
Milwaukee Road in Pittsburgh? The 'Station to Station' Art Train departs Pittsburgh for Chicago.
The Baltimore & Ohio 175th Anniversary caboose just outside of Houston, NC today along Highway 75. The empty rail train would tie up at Monroe, NC.
This unusual crossing signal still works correctly at an apparently unused private crossing. The lights did go out when a westbound freight approached.