Not looking any better. It had been a little while since I had checked in on 'preserved' M636 CP 4723 in Farnham and unfortunately it is not looking any better. It sits near the ex-CP stati... (more)
A fairly clean EMD power set shoves 48 empty ore cars past the laker Joseph L. Block that is in the process of unloading limestone. The limestone will be loaded into the ore cars 6252 is positioni... (more)
Rays of light bathe Nevada Northern No. 40 as it waits for its inspection to be completed.
Few photo locations would dwarf a pair of GG-1s, but Safe Harbor's vast amphitheater ringed by the river, steep verdant cliffs, sprawling electrical infrastructure, and monstrous bridgework could ... (more)
An eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train loops over the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon between Plainview and Clay, Colorado, on the afternoon of July 5, 2003. Leading the train are two GE ... (more)
Amtrak 'pointless arrow' heritage motor #156 has command of a 4 car Amtrak executive special which among other Amtrak and BNSF executives onboard is Amtrak's outgoing CEO Joe Boardman. The special... (more)
At what I believe is only location in the world that you can photograph a train through a natural arch, Union Pacific’s Potash Turn heads north into Bootlegger Canyon on May 12, 2006. This train n... (more)
Old T1 tender sits at the south end of the Lumber St.Yard Chicago.
NS 362 backs into F5 track in the forward yard at Sheffield yard, 362 has new ET44AC's heading for Chattanooga, TN for set up and put into service, 362 power is NS #1152, 9051, 9723, 3609, 3607, 3... (more)
Metrolink's newest locomotive, SCAX 905 has arrived at Keller Yard in Los Angeles, CA by BNSF Railway.
SP 4449 sits dead quiet, on display in Oaks Park. In a few years, she'll be restored with her fires once again alive and well.
First double cabin GE ALCo ready tu run. It was tested with freight trains from Buenos Aires to Rosario over FC Belgrano sud line ( CGBA). Photo digitally restored by Goldemberg.
For my 4500th contribution on Railpictures I choose this "moonlight special" as a tribute to the Gotthard mountain line, with the famous loops around Wassen. In a double longtime exposur... (more)
What a Recession Looks LikeA visit to Southern Pacific's primary yard and shop complex in Los Angeles, Taylor Yard (located just north of downtown), during the 1973-1975 recession p... (more)
Norfolk Southern train 33A rolls through downtown Port Deposit, MD with a pair of SD80MACs. This line has recently become the major stomping grounds for a lot of the former CSX SD80MACs which were... (more)