An export unit out on the test track even has the pedestrians taking a look. It is believed this unit is bound for Angola as part of a recent contract for 100 locomotives to be built in Erie.
The scrapping of a classic. I had the privilege of taking the last cab photo from this streamliner that made thousands of trips up and down the Hudson between Albany and New York City in its heyd... (more)
Four-legged Traindriver assistant. Train's driver with his dog named Bucks moves TU6D narrow gauge locomotive at peateries of Mezinovsky narrow gauge railway in Vladimir region. D... (more)
A CC 72000 takes a Parisian "RER" EMU to the Romilly-sur-Seine shops for overhaul, on the beautiful non-electrified "Line #4" (as per the old numbering of the lines of former p... (more)
In extreme blizzard conditions, an eastbound BNSF stack train leaves the mountains of Glacier National Park behind as it fights a crosswind coming through Grizzley, Montana, on December 22, 2007.
Dead Lined..... Squirreled away on a little-used, overgrown siding off the C&O Durbin Branch, sits a rather rusty piece of machinery that I never expected to see as I hiked along the Greenb... (more)
My view from the fireman’s seat on this blustery Maine evening, included this apparent
Annulum Ignis, or, “ring of fire” lighting effect, caused by steam and smoke wafting across the beam of
As the Amtrak Gulf Coast inspection train passes the historic depot in Tallahassee, Florida on 2/19/2016, the Tallahassee Fire Department came out to give the train a traditional fir... (more)
TEP70 diesel locomotive with passenger train "Kostomuksha - Saint - Petersburg" goes along Hitolanyarvi lake near Kulikovo town. That day in Karelia come first frost.
Lake left already covered wi... (more)
Even though the passage of the last train was 18 years ago, the summit tunnel on Union Pacific’s former Rio Grande line over Colorado’s Tennessee Pass appears in remarkably good shape as seen on A... (more)
NS high and wide 054 slowly crawls into St. Matthews, SC with WECX 800, the second largest railcar in the world, in tow.
An officer's special from Pocatello, Idaho, zigs and zags through UP's Silver Bow, Montana yard on Oct. 9, 1993.
I had never seen before an ambulance on rails! There is even the word "ambulance painted in reverse writing on the front, to be viewed in the rearview mirror by preceding vehicles, for askin... (more)
Due to weekend trackwork no Amtrak trains are running through San Diego's Santa Fe station, leaving interesting photo ops with several trainsets waiting for Monday.
Photo from the series ... (more)
100's of BNSF engines are stored in Topeka. Various engines include: SD45-2B's, ATSF C40-8W's, ATSF C44-9W's, SD45-2's, SD70MAC's, C44-9W's, SD9's, SDP40, TEBC6, GP38-2's, B40-8W's, and SD60M's