I counted five SD9s that day at Balmer Yard in Seattle. Pretty remarkable that these are still on property and at least one is working the Yard. This unit was built for the Colorado & Southern in ... (more)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge train No. 461 crawls along the High Line north (timetable west) of Rockwood, Colorado, on the morning of August 14, 2015.
On April 30th, 2017 around 9:30 am, Canadian National Train A420 rear ended an Oil Train at Money, MS. CN SD60 #5465 was the lead Locomotive of A420, it still sits at Money, MS. Beside the main li... (more)
A fixed semaphore stands tall in the faint glow of the 2017 eclipse in totality.
As the sun climbs into the sky, painting Tehachapi's golden hills in warm morning light, a pair of westbounds are caught in its glint. In the lower foreground Union Pacific's MWCRV carefully drift... (more)
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)
The sun has just peeked over the hill side, as CN B730 heads by "The Lake", as they start their descent down into Saint John, New Brunswick.
A thunderstorm moves north across the Denver Metro Area as westbound coal empties for West Elk Mine led by Union Pacific ES44AC No. 7815 climbs the 2-percent grade around Big Ten Curve near Arvada... (more)
Detouring on CN exceptionally because of a derailment on the QGRY bridge that links Laval and Terrebonne, detour move F901 is entering the south shore of Quebec city as it comes off the Quebec Bri... (more)
3 of the 5 cars that derailed back in January are still laying on their sides as the former J SD38 leads a northbound train for the NS at Toccoa.
As the rain falls, the sun is barely shining on an old EMD GP38-2, waiting for its next assignment. CN 4702 was originally CN 5502.
CN SD40u 6017 is lifted in the air at Fairbanks for a field traction motor change out.
NS 3435 and NS 5205 sit idling as CSL Frontenac also sits at the Harbor.
This is not the way to treat a carload of beer. A split switch just south of the Birmingham station caused quite a pileup over half a century ago..
Three Union Pacific EMD GP30Bs are stored at Council Bluffs, Iowa, in May of 1984. Only 40 of these unique locomotives were built, all for UP. Middle locomotive No. 731B is one of 13 units equippe... (more)