Rebuilt SD60E 6913 leads an unremanufactured GE with an empty coal drag in tow westbound past The Brickyard notched out as they begin their assault on the Alleghenies.
Westbound rock train for Carey passes the the small elevator at Lykens.
Westbound rock train for Carey cruises through the elevator at New Washington.
The winter of 2015 has been disappointing snowfall-wise in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, and the ski resorts have been suffering. Three years ago, though, a few weather events were keep... (more)
Wheeling 3073 East crosses over the frozen Huron River bridge at Monroeville.
I arrived at Harriman just as the train arrived and this was a real grab shot. But it has a dramatic quality that perhaps offsets the considerable technical faults. I had taken a previous shot ar... (more)
WLE 3073 East departs Bellevue on a very cold but sunny morning. They will have to stop at Hartland to pick up another engine before getting to Brewster.
Breakfast is Served! After serving pancakes for breakfast, a westbound BNSF intermodal train rumbles out of Crozier Canyon; seen from the breakfast nook of our new home.
Vermont Rail System has been fully utilizing the newly-arrived Providence & Worcester/VRS jointly-leased GMTX SD60 #9000, which was originally built as the EMD #3 demonstrator and eventually retro... (more)
The sounds of dynamic brakes echo off the canyon walls of Crozier Canyon for this westbound loaded grain train as it rumbles by the former ATSF Crozier train station at Valentine. The snow on the ... (more)
As the very last of the light fades, B760 rolls across the trestle as one engine heading for Troy NY.
There were many French and Swiss flags in the Frasne station on Jan 19 1984, because it was the day the Paris-Lausanne TGV services were inaugurated. But on this day, the "old" service w... (more)
#7470 on the first of last Saturday's photo runbys. Wishing her a speedy return to steam!
My picture #513913 showed the last Cisalpin TEE Paris-Milano on Jan 20 1984. Here is the second to last Cisalpin of Jan 19, exiting a tunnel between Frasne and Vaux-et-Chantegrue, in the French Ju... (more)
"Close to Home"
After a long cold day on the former Penn Division, SC-7 wraps up the first part of their day after finishing a short drill in "The Valley" just ... (more)