Looking right at home in the tall timber of the Powder River Valley, Eccles Lumber Heisler #3 plods slowly eastward on the Sumpter Valley Railway, with a short work extra. Although #3 was... (more)
The Octoraro Railway's Alco S2 poses alongside the Lancaster Chapter NRHS's doodlebug charter. No. 3 was built as the B&O No. 519 in October, 1948; it's now in the collection of the B&O Museum in... (more)
A three unit set of Union Pacific's sharp looking SD40N rebuilds handles a cut of cars at the West Colton departure yard as they approach the Pepper Ave. overpass.
After switching Kemira Waterworks and Canroof, CN 543 gets ready to head down to Keating for a break before returning to Oakville. Probably one of the most interesting locations to railfan in Toro... (more)
Amtrak 590, an MP21B built by Boise Locomotive sits at UP's West Colton yard after having come down from the Bay Area where it has worked at Amtrak's Oakland Facility.
Portrait of the Modern Railroader: After a long day on the Shakopee job, Conductor Ledesma gives a thumbs up, knowing that he's going home. After getting back to St. Paul, they are told to ... (more)
UP 3845 leads an eastbound ore train from the CSX Barr Sub onto the CSX Elsdon Sub, the former GT at Blue Island Junction.
M&E 19 and 18 are returning west from Kearny Jct. with five lumber cars and a boxcar. Ahead lies a quick, but rough 1.5% grade leading into Summit. All 4,800 HP would be n... (more)
Conrail’s wide-nose invasion has begun, and it was started by the GE C40-8W, which would eventually fill 235 spots on the CR roster. Here one-year-old 6076 leads an eastbound train through Lilly, ... (more)
Coal empties tiptoe across the Clark Fork river as they make their way eastbound to pick up another load of black diamonds.
Overview of Mairink locomotive facility, with a variety of motive power, including the brand new ES43BBi at background.
The head end of a very long stack train. A very long CN 120 (660 axles, 13,793 feet) is rounding a curve in Montreal with CN 2938, CN 2544 & CN 2693 at the head end. Operating mid-train is ... (more)
A loaded ethanol train out of Arthur, IA, pulls hard as they climb the heavy grade west of Winthrop. As you can see how much the train has climbed in elevation the last half mile as they fight the... (more)
A North Bound Amtrak passes a South Bound CSX Coal Train at South Acca Yard, Richmond, VA.