DB V200.0 diesel-hydraulic No V200 035 at Cologne Deutzerfeld depot flanked by class 78 4-6-4T No 78 094 on the left and class 03 Pacific No 03 245 on the right in May 1957. Photograph by Lawrence... (more)
Mint in Box
The shops were brand new, and the trains as well. The shops were then called "AMPSE" Ateliers du Matériel de Paris Sud-Est, something like Paris South-East Ro... (more)
DB diesel-hydraulic high speed rail car set No VT08 502 awaits to departure signal from the Fahrdienstleiter at Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf on the last lap of its journey from Bremen to Basel SBB in a... (more)
MILW 22 leads an eastbound freight through ranch lands west of Ellensburg near Thorp, WA in the upper Yakima River valley. The train is head to Othello, WA and points east having originated in Tac... (more)
The engineer on this loaded ethanol train left Waterloo about 10 miles back. Thru the ups and downs the train hasn't gone much over 40mph with the throttle in the left corner. In this sag the trai... (more)
I can't imagine what the countryside looked like west of here if the engines looked like this!!!! Due to crew's rest we waited for over 3 hours for an outbound Amtrak crew to continue our trip wes... (more)
The Trans Europ Express trainset RAe TEE II 1053, constructed in 1961, above the Rhine Falls on the line Zürich - Schaffhausen.
Loading of coal for the next tour.
The 4-6-2 "Pacific" 01 # 202 is tackling the 2.6 % grade of the Ceneri pass ramp with a 11 car train, in the rear was Ae 4/7 # 10987.
With the snow sticking to literally everything, tree tunnel shots weren't such a bad thing! While the calendar says spring, mother nature had other plans, and dumped a few inches of snow in the ar... (more)
The first ship of the season, the James R. Barker, backs toward CN ore dock No. 6 while a crew pulls empties off the dock and a BNSF coal train unloads across the bay at Midwest Energy.
A story of old and young beasts
The old beast on the right has just uncoupled from the newest SNCF super-beast on the left, which is the Sud-Est TGV #16. This is the beginning of... (more)
Canadian Pacific SD40-2 5667 and two others sit in the majestic setting at Field, BC with a westbound train.
One of the uniquely Canadian GMD units leads an eastbound into Field, BC.