After clearing a slow 10mph order near the town of Addison, Va - N&W 611 regains track speed past an old "T" mounted whistle post. It's located on the ... (more)
I remember it was very very hot and only one car in the train had air conditioning. This was a trip from Denver to Fort Morgan....I don't believe the line is even there anymore. The photo was a ru... (more)
N&W 611 slowly maneuvers past intermodal cars on it's way out of Crewe Yard.
Canon 5DsR super crop magnified from near the beginning of the yard near the... (more)
"A Bygone Era"
After clearing a slow 10mph order near the town of Addison, Va - N&W 611 regains track speed past an old "T" mounted whistle post. It's located on the we... (more)
N&W 611 puts on a display of raw power, engulfing the Southern Rwy signal bridge in a cloud of thick black smoke. The excursion is returning to Greensboro, NC after a trip to its hometown of Roano... (more)
Ross Rowland's restored 4-8-4 Greenbrier Locomotive is heading the Chessie Safety Express on a round trip between Detroit and Clio, Michigan. Soon after this photo was snapped the train returned ... (more)
Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.1. When it was announced late in 2016 that Southern Pacific 4-8-... (more)
For the first time in 15 years, Santa Fe 3751 has been split in two (the engine and tender, that is) as the San Bernardino Railroad Historical Society prepares to embark on the locomotive's second... (more)
NW 611 Sitting alongside other rolling stock at the NC Transportation Museum
Here is another Baldwin Locomotive Works 4-8-4, number 2651, built for the Northern Pacific Railway. My great, great uncle Robert F. McKee, Sr., who worked for Baldwin as a design engineer, would... (more)
In January 1985, Ross Roland was running tests for his ACE 3000 project with C&O 4-8-4 #614 between Huntington, WV and Hinton, WV. Here the eastbound coal train is blasting through St. Albans.
611 comes around the curve in Jamestown, NC on a ferry move to Spencer shops