An evening May shower greets a Southern manifest extra sitting under the former "Rocky Ridge" signals with a pair of tuxedo EMDs on the point.
SOU 2601 and NS 3170 pose together beneath the Southern signal bridge on the North Carolina Transportation Museum property. The duo looked great together, and a spot of rain prior to the shoot pro... (more)
A few days prior to National Train Day on May 9th, Southern Railway GP30 2601 belonging to the North Carolina Transportation Museum and Southern Railway SD40 3170 belonging to Norfolk Southern res... (more)
To cut cost, L&N simplified their great gray and yellow scheme several times. The black outlining the yellow was eliminated, the 'pine tree' nose treatment was simplified, lettering was simplifie... (more)
Bethlehem Kaleidoscope 2 - During Conrail's early years, many foreign visitors spent time in Bethlehem mingling with the local power. Usually they were leased or run-through units. Here is a lease... (more)
An overnight spring snowstorm has blanketed the grounds at the Spanish Fork Sugar Factory while Rio Grande's 664 local sets out loads of Moroni turkey feed on April 20, 1987.
The Cincinnati Dinner Train is seen passing under the former N&W trestle in Fairfax. This location is known by the railroad as CP Valley. The lower track leading off to the left runs towards Clare... (more)
The hulk of Soo Line GP30 703 rests behind a little Davenport switcher, the "Chipmunk Express," at the Colfax Railroad Museum.
NKP 901 is seen shoving the Cincinnati Dinner Train past the Theodore M. Berry International Friendship Park. This is just east of downtown Cincinnati near the end of track on Indiana & Ohio's Oas... (more)
Running on BN trackage rights through dramatic Deschutes River Canyon, UP’s local with GP30 856 and GP38-2 2029 coast downstream near Sinamox, Oregon headed back to home terminal at The Dalles. ... (more)
Another great Chase Gunnoe photo charter which included a two day trip over the Potomic Eagle and a night photo session. The engineer of Western Maryland Scenic Railroads GP 30 # 501 job briefs wi... (more)
A extremely brief moment of sun pops through on a very cloudy day, lighting up the nose (yep they ran long hood forward) of a Southern GP30 on display at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Musuem.
After serving two clay plants North of Aiken, the Aiken Railway returns to town after a thunderstorm had cooled temperatures.
Steve Smedley photo
A Conrad Yelvington GP30 glistens in the Florida sunshine.
Rio Grande GP30s 3001 and 3007 lead a five car Provo Local through the Salt Lake Valley on July 11, 1991.