In Nov. 1985, the Rio Grande closed 23.69 miles of its Subdivision 7 mainline between Woods Cross and Roy. By 1988, the diamond was removed where Union Pacific's Syracuse Branch crossed the D&RGW ... (more)
Portrait of the Mikado 153-1M at the Retiro siding. This 2-8-2 steamer has been built by Alco in Schenectady in 1941 under the number 69445.
Helpers assist freight down the hill as the sun rises higher and higher
There are still classic Americana railway locations such as NS' Danville, KY depot and yard tower on the famous "Rathole" division operating south from Cincinnati, OH through Kentucky to Chattanoo... (more)
CSX 4312 passes thru Palmetto, Florida with a short freight on a beautiful sunny afternoon.
An empty coal train is ready to be loaded at the Urussanga coal loading facility.
CSX Transportation is the largest user of road slugs many of which were built from GP30s and GP35s. One such slug/mother set, CSX 6428 and CSX 2333, are seen tied down on the Fonda siding.
CSX Transportation is the largest user of road slugs many of which were built from GP30s and GP35s. One such slug/mother, CSX 6428 and CSX 2333 sit at the head of a work train on the siding in Fon... (more)
The Jung Mikado #5 is shunting in the Capivari station, exactely as she did some thirty years ago when she was still in active service on the Dona Teresa Cristina Railway.
The 2-4-4T steam locomotive that is preserved in the Tubarao railway museum has been built in Cassel (Today Kassel) in Germany by Henschel and Sohn in 1912. I do not know how this German engine ca... (more)
The remote control operator of Norfolk Southern SD40-2 number 1630 climbs onto the locomotive as he continues to shuffle cars at Pomona yard in Greensboro, North Carolina on January 14, 2014.
The 0-4-2T steam locomotive that is preserved in the Tubarao railway museum has been built in Philadelphia by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1924. I am not sure if this engine worked on the lines... (more)
Cable car climbs on the California Street. On the right track you see a 'false' cable car with rubber wheels