For what has been a perpetually bland operation, Chicago's Metra roster has become fairy diverse in a hurry. Here, three different faces of the roster lay over in the ex-Rock Island yard in Blue ... (more)
Snow crews work to clear the switches of ice and snow as OmniTRAX's 4327 (SD9 in a Widow Maker paint scheme) waits for her crew.
Double steam in Nanzhan
Led by three former Norfolk and Western Alco C628s, a Chicago and North Western ore empty heads north for loading north of Brampton, Michigan, on October 25, 1986. The weather was pretty much sock... (more)
Respondek's power at America's Central Port sits silent with the day's work complete. Some of these units are always silent, but most of them are runners.
Locomotives: RRC 1239, CP 8166, SO... (more)
The Board of Directors tours the Shasta Route in summer 1987. This train ran through to Portland, and then returned to California via the Siskiyou Line.
Entering Burnett. Just a few miles north of Horicon, Wisconsin, lies the tiny hamlet of Burnett, which is home to a few hundred people and the Peachy Brothers Grain Elevator complex that cl... (more)
BN 2526, a former Burlington Route GP35 is in for servicing at the former GN diesel house at Harrison St., Minneapolis. This facility became redundant with the completion of new facilities at the ... (more)
A pair of new GP33ECO's sit idle for the weekend.
Just another amongst the endless parade of traffic that passed through Fremont, NE before traffic volumes essentially bit the dust in late 2008; former CNW SD-60 No. 8011 in its new UP paint is ab... (more)
Two Ohio Central Super-7s squeal around the hills on the old B&O line to Cambridge.
The locomotives have changed, the paint jobs have changed, the railroad has changed. And the shops in the back ground that rebuilt the Santa Fe fleet are now gone.
Freshly repainted 431 leads two GMTX leasers and 263 across the Mill River.
Engine on Iowa Pacific Holdings High Iron Travel Special, Amtrak Train 948 at Kansas City Union Station. The train arrived this afternoon at the end of day 3 of a 4 day trip, which radiated the ... (more)