It's 1980 and LINES WEST has been closed. It is a dark and sad year for the great CMStP&PRR.....but life goes on on the east end of what's left of a once great railroad. We're in the clear on the ... (more)
The daily Peoria to Rock Island train arrives Rock Island yard over the Have A Happy Day bridge. The bridge was removed and the gap filled in on 12/21/16 due to structural defects.
A dreary Monongahela Railway GP38 is paired with a CR GP 38-2 on a dreary March day in 1981 at Collinwood Yard on Cleveland's east side. The somber unit appears very similar to New York Central's ... (more)
After a good deal of rain drenched the Willard, Ohio area, a bitter cold set in, causing the water droplets on the surrounding tree branches to freeze into a coating of ice. In this scene, a south... (more)
The sun breaks through the thick clouds hovering over northeast Georgia, making a neon scene out of the Hartwell Railroad as it negotiates the former Southern line toward Bowersville while dense s... (more)
The New England Central Railroad's road freight #324 had a rare treat in the form of NECR GP38 3850 leading SD40-2 721 on December 15. The train is seen exiting the Bellows Falls tunnel in the nam... (more)
Georgia Northeastern's 102 job meanders north along Scott Mill Creek near Canton,GA with GP38 #9706 & GP20 #7562 leading four cars. They would set off the 7562 and two flats at Canton for the Univ... (more)
A BNSF Yard Job is seen here doing work at Their East Thomas Yard in East Thomas, AL. East Thomas is located in North Birmingham
A classic blue and gold New England Central GP38 leads southbound CSO-1 at Silver Lake in Berlin
NORMAN OK June 3 1979 -- With a wave from the fireman side ATSF GP38 3556, GP39-2 3625 and U23B 6346 handle train 563 eastbound (compass north) as it leaves Norman. I photographed this train earli... (more)
NECR Train 608 getting ready to switch out KofKoff in Franklin.
NECR Train 608 arriving at KofKoff in Franklin.
NORMAN OK Feb 24 1981 -- Santa Fe GP38 3517 leads train 6635 on the journey south.
Six GNRR geeps claw up the hill at Shallowford with 33 cars of chicken feed for the Pilgrims Pride mill at Univeter. Milepost 469 still stand from the L&N days marking the distance from Louisville... (more)
A lucky break between thunderstorms allowed us to capture a Georgia Northeastern grain empty cresting one of the many hills on their under-engineered route.