Sometimes you just get lucky! - This was my first visit to Baltimore and the morning of exploration had just begun when we pulled up to Boston St. Within minutes of arriving at the crossin... (more)
American Made! - A couple of classics of American Industrial might face off at the busy Boston St. crossing on the east side of Baltimore. The NS local is working its way down the Bear Cre... (more)
Two Canton Railroad jobs have congregated just south of Boston St. as they go about their chores working the myriad industries in this eastern part of Baltimore. The SW1500 is of SP heritage and ... (more)
Competion - On my first visit to the Baltimore area I spent a good half day in the Canton area on the east side of the harbor exploring the maze of industrial trackage. This heavily indust... (more)
On my first visit to the Baltimore area I spent a good half day in the Canton area on the east side of the harbor exploring the maze of industrial trackage. While Baltimore is rightfully known as... (more)
Three helper engines make their way from Locus Point west towards the Old Main Line with Baltimore's skyline lit by the afternoon sun.
Taken from Hollin's Ferry Road, this area is fairly hard ... (more)
One of the new MARC units.
Spring Morning Light at St. Denis.
I was recently notified by the MTA that the engineer in this picture is retiring soon. I wish him a very happy and satisfying retirement.
Jones Road Tree Tunnel
There is one thing for certain. For its size, WM had some very diverse scenery, from the urban docks of Baltimore to the wooded hollows of West Virginia, and everything in between. On a hazy Nov... (more)
Weather-beaten, "bloody nose" GG-1 has B&P tunnel protection duty this day as it rests near the station.
The best way to relax before work.
Spring is coming. For the first time in many months, the sun is now setting on the Railroad Ave side of the tracks, opening up the myriad of photo opportunities that present themselves at Relay. B... (more)
Historic Thomas Viaduct. There's a joke about the broom to be made, but my brain hurts.
After weeks of cloudy days and dead mainlines, a busy and sunny morning greats me. I decided to go down before work and see what I could see. This also has inspired me to bring a bush cutter.