A beautiful sky at sunset
A Southern Pacific passenger train heads east across the Benicia–Martinez Bridge. Built between 1928 and 1930, the lift-bridge spans the waterway between Martinez and Benicia northeast of San Fra... (more)
Stormclouds are building
With Mount San Gorgonio looming in the background, Union Pacific SD70ACe 8382, along with visiting BNSF SD70MACs 9630 and 9910, hustle an eastbound manifest freight through West Palm Springs, Cali... (more)
With SD60M 9269 on the point, an eastbound Burlington Northern coal train rolls into Gillette, Wyoming, and prepares for a crew change on July 10, 1995.
The clickity clack of a lightly trafficked 10 mph branchline echoes's across the farm fields as the BCRY heads for home with 3 cars from Stayner for interchange with the Canadian Pacific.
The railfan at the right is getting married later on this day...but that doesn't prevent getting in a little railfanning in the morning!
Having crested the grade to Telocaset, UP 5482, 4522, 7758 and 8262 approach North Powder, Oregon, with an eastbound freight. Ahead lies an easier run to Baker City, then the fun begins again with... (more)
Pushing though the Grande Ronde valley UP 5468 and 7649 are the rear DPU's on an eastbound freight at Union, Oregon. The easy ride from La Grange at the west end of the valley is over, and the hea... (more)
Doubleheaded 2-10-2s charge east with a freight train for Rock Island crossing the Cedar River in the fog.
Union Pacific SD60M 6299 rounds the big horseshoe curve at Caliente, as it grinds upgrade toward the summit at Tehachapi. This engine was later renumbered 2454.
A CN eastbound heads out of Durand as CN 149 heads west after receiving a crew change at New Lotherope road and blocking single track.
CPR 5537 leads on eastbound out of the Hornby dip at mile 25 on the Galt Subdivision approaching Trafalger Road.