Chesapeake Western 662 was one of the extremely derelict rust-buckets known as the "lost locomotives of Roanoke". It was moved to the Roanoke Chapter NRHS's 9th Street facility and meticulously re... (more)
G&W's newest operation will begin working an ex NS line between Columbus, GA, and Mahrt, AL. Operations begin July 1, 2012, using Columbus and Chattahoochee SD40-2's 3348 and 3349, Chattooga and C... (more)
UP's Rio Grande heritage unit leads stack train I2G past Douglasville, GA, enroute to Atlanta. With NS's heritage celebration beginning in a few days, this was a good way to start the weekend, wi... (more)
Santa Fe 315 and 316 pose outside the MP&ES shop in Greenville during a public unveiling. The F7 duo were originally built as Southern Pacific, and will be going to the Galveston Railroad Museum a... (more)
On a rainy Wednesday evening, a Hampton Roads "Light Rail" commuter train (The Tide) passes the "Norva", where there'll be a 2 Skinnee J's concert in a few hours.
CHICAGO! The Southwest Chief departs promptly at 2pm led by heritage P42 #156, while a true Chicago veteran watches from the Amtrak yard. IC 100 was awaiting its return to CN after participating... (more)
EMDX 2012 made an appearance in Columbus, seen here behind the old Central of Georgia passenger depot, with the Columbus Tower off to the right.
The Circus Comes Thru Town! The recent flood of circus train images sparked the idea to upload this scene of an 047 passing thru Buford and the statue of Roy Rogers and Trigger. The old tannery ... (more)
'Mornin Roanoke! 67D stopped to swap crews and add fuel while the sun began its daily ritual. The 70Ace demo, 2012, had the honor of leading the empties back towards Chicago. Thanks HankDale for... (more)
RF&P 101 and BB 1 rest thru the night at the Buckingham Branch's home town of Dillwyn.
All is quiet and "All Stop" at Bremo, as the red glows thru the morning fog. You can tell a train just passed thru here, it left its tracks...
a pair of new GE's drag coal empties back towards the mine from Florida
FEC train 101 departs FEC's Bowden Yard, bound for Miami
FEC train 242, a northbound extra, adds some color to the morning northbound fleet of trains. 141 departed Bowden Yard in Jacksonville about 8 hours ago, ran south to City Point, and back north t... (more)