An Amtrak Pacific Surfliner rolls over the trestle high above a crowd of people enjoying the beach.
Former Modesto and Empire Traction GE 70-Tonners 604 and 605 at the Mobil Grain terminal in Bethune.
Only F I ever saw riding on Alco trucks. It looks pretty cool and probably pulled better. Unfortunately I don't think any of the As got this treatment.
Just east of Whittier, 1702 steams by, in a hurry to make a ceremony for her return in Bryson City. She wouldn't make it though, over heating a bearing just a few miles away, cutting short her mai... (more)
The swing helpers on Utah 5001 west push into the setting sun. The grade here has eased to 1% and the helpers will soon cut out of the train and head back to Martin.
Former Reading unit in a horrible butchered paint job.
The Chicago-Portland Z train is on the home stretch of its over 1,000 mile journey, passing the sleepy fishing town of Lyle.
The daily "at the time" Utah coal train for Intermountain Power screams up Solider Summit. Twelve big DC traction 6 motor locomotives move the heavy coal train up the 2.4% plank towards... (more)
A young Hostler Larry Abfalder whistles off at the Milwaukee Diesel House ready to take 24's power to the Milwaukee Depot. I last saw Larry about 10 years ago and he was a regular Engineer in Amtr... (more)
Minturn, Colorado Yard afternoon in June 1996. A westbound SP manifest sits awaiting a Grand Junction crew to take her west. Looks like it was a lazy morning on Tennessee Pass as most of the Hel... (more)
Simpler than the classic scheme but not bad this was the last real D&H paint scheme.
Through the tight confines of a cluttered scene, Pickens Railroad's Belton job enters the Belton town limits and passes the Belton Cemetery on the south side of town.
The 64mm field artillery at the front of the now defunct Belton Armory provides an interesting foreground element as the Belton Job enters it's namesake town with a few cars of hot freight in tow.... (more)
Alcoing An EMD
....not quite, rather M&E C-424 18 is leading the Kitchi Gammi Club and SW1500, number 20 back from a long day. 20 had traction motor issues and was replaced at Bayw... (more)
Alcos up against it on Belden Hill. Lending the 6000 HP as a helper on an N&W run through train these units put on a great show.