CN 4147 shows off its new color scheme at North Kamloops, BC in August 1975. The unit appears to be a later model Geep, featuring a large winter hatch which would cover a single 48 inch fan rather... (more)
This is the biggest passenger train to run thru Lake County since tourist ops began and ticket sales have surpassed 40,000. Hopefully the 800 will be able to stay beyond the Polar Express runs an... (more)
Soo Line GP9 4225 with KCS GP38-2 4013.
All lettered and a new set of chimes, the third so far.
During the week, FCEN has to reach Tool World in Eustis, which means O&NW has to either shove their train north of downtown or out along the Sorrento Branch and "The Swamp", or "Gat... (more)
New York & Greenwood Lake GP9 1268 sits in the dormant Dundee Yard.
Ten years into it's service life NP 309 works the yard at the Butte terminal.
In August 1984, Sacramento Northern GP9 No. 711 idles next to ex-WP GP35s at the engine facility. During this time, UP had brought its big Centennials out of storage, and they were often making it... (more)
UP rostered 50 GP9's and 50 GP9B's in the first generation of the diesel era. The dawn of the second generation diesel era was about to begin when this train passed.
The "Eustis Turn" didn't even come close to Eustis today, having just left Modello Yard near downtown Orlando shortly before sunset, today with new arrival GP10 #1802 in tow, having fina... (more)
After the last run of the day, Exporail's Christmas Train heads to the turntable, with GP9 AMT 1311 leading. At left is M-420W SLQ 3569.
Passing CP power. Exporail's Christmas Train (with a rare all-AMT consist of GP9 AMT 1311, generator car AMT 603 and coach AMT 827) approaches Hays Station to pick up another round of passe... (more)
A bit of snow for a new Christmas Train. For what I believe is the the first time, Exporail ran a Christmas Train today, from Hays Station to Des Bouleaux Station (they will be running it n... (more)
ACL inspired paint job.