A typical hot and hazy summer afternoon in the Chicago area finds the crew of this IHB switch job protecting the shove from the platform for a Conrail caboose. I'm sure this wasn't the IHB's most ... (more)
Clinchfield NW2 #359, a former Appalachicola Northern engine, works at Kingsport, TN in March 1971 still sporting the colors of its former owner.
Having the opportunity to shoot an original TH&B unit, in its original paint, in 2012 was an opportunity that would not be missed! Thanks to the guys down at OSR for allowing us to shoot the stuff... (more)
64 years young and still going strong, the veteran DRIR 996 (NW2 built in 1948) works the small industrial yards along the I-70 corridor in Denver.
A lashup of derelict WP switchers and GEs await an uncertain future, stored in UP's South Yard in Salt Lake City. The Sacramento Northern 607 is an NW2, built as an EMD demonstrator in Oct. 1939. ... (more)
B&O 9531 was also present this day.
Southern NW2 #1016 leads a short train northbound on the A&Y line to Sanford || June 1975
The Great Northern NW2 switching in Seattle was wearing the Big Sky Blue color scheme.
Hartwell RY Passenger Division engine 1048 and coach had derailed a couple of days before.
Former Nicolet Badger Northern NW-2 No. 62 (ex-DT&I 914; later Marinette, Tomahawk & Western 62) sits abandoned at the former Soo Line/C&NW interchange track - "Laona Junction" - north of Laona. ... (more)
This spring 1974 scene finds NW2 #1059 working the pig ramp at Greensboro, NC.
Former Great Miami Railway switchers sit on an Industrial track in Hamilton waiting their fate. These units have been parked here for a long time and the local scum have vandalized them to a horri... (more)
The Harbor's contribution to America's bicentennial is released to the public on this sunny January day. Tom Golden photo.
Ex-Appalachicola Northern, finally shorn of its well preserved blue and given that hideous abbreviated headlight, this unit is something of a utility switcher this day.