Happy Festivus! FEC's EMD's one wearing the new and one wearing old school scheme perform the "feats of strength" hauling FEC 105. FEC 105 has been running almost every Monday thru Thursday lately... (more)
The new night pictures
The combination of the most recent Digital SLR (Single Lens Reflex) cameras and softwares now make it possible to take night pictures of moving trains with... (more)
Lost in sand
This lonely landscape is not as remote as it looks. Shot from the “Interoceanica Sur” Highway, it is just 12km / 7.5miles away (as the crow flies) from the center of... (more)
GP40-3 3801 leads train 729 to Trois-Rivières on a gorgeous, snowy Sunday afternoon. It is seen here passing Saint-Denis road, just after leaving Allenby yard.
One of the Lake States new GP40s is switching at Saginaw Yard. These new units were brought into the mix to replace the remaining Alcos on the railroad.
KCS Wylie yard office and "roundhouse". In the "roundhouse": KCS 2974, KCS 2841 (both GP40-3),KCS 4687 (ES44AC), KCS 4112 (SD70Ace) with train: KCS 3921 (SD70MAC) and KCS 3159 (SD40-3)
The very last light of day of the last longest day before spring. Good combination.
The last spot
At 5:04 pm the sun is already setting on the uppermost section of the Ilo-Toquepala line. This spot is probably the last one or so where one can still take pictures... (more)
Special running the entire length of the railroad this day. Behind the motors & generator are FEC "Azalea", FEC "Saint Augustine", CSXT "New York" & CSXT "Georgia".
The President of the FEC decided to take some potential customers out for a spin on his railway today.
Special running the entire length of the railway this day. Behind the motors & generator are FEC "Azalea", FEC "Saint Augustine", CSXT "New York" & CSXT "Georgia".
The Nitrin Local moves slowley south along the east bank ofthe Mississippi as two units are on the head end this day. The 4207 a long time locomotive on the local out of S Beloit and a favorite of... (more)
In the afternoon two trains climb the line from Ilo. One goes to Toquepala and the other one goes to Cuajone. They are about 20 minutes apart. On that day when I too... (more)
NS G5A departs Whittaker with a pair of geeps dragging several dead GE's that are being taken dit to Inman.