Sparkee in her office. Although she's posing for the cameras this day as "Rosie the Riveter", Strasburg Rail Road employee Andrea B. is actually right at home in the cab of Strasb... (more)
CN held a family day today in Joffre Yard with a tour on a VIA Rail train, speeder rides, a brand new locomotive in demonstration and many others activities. In the background we could see the Jof... (more)
I spent the whole winter a few years ago renovating the interior of this car at the Orange Empire Railway Museum. I also rebuilt most of the windows and replaced most of the window glass (countin... (more)
A full house at the Quebec-Gatineau Railway Henry IV yard in Quebec City on August 23, as a congregation of several EMD models is represented. From left to right - QGRY GP38 2009; QGRY SD40-3 3325... (more)
The warrior back home. In the darkest of days in 1942, the bad guys were still winning on all fronts. The Axis Powers had built huge fleets of tanks, ships and aircraft and America, well..... (more)
Canada's "Rosie" After spending an afternoon making her CN Mogul look pristine, this Canadian "Rosie" takes a minute to enjoy the warm evening light that's bathing the T... (more)
D&H (CP) 7304 and another geep from the previous D45 sit in the Saratoga Springs, NY yard, awaiting assignment. 7304 is still in lightning strips and still is looking beautiful in morning light.
1945 or 2015?...the difference is lipstick and bandanas! This simple scene of female railroad yard workers was intended to re-enact a time during World War II when women filled many blue-c... (more)
Aerial shot of the QGRY Henri-IV Yard. In front, we could see 8 QGRY locomotives, about 150 brand new ore cars destined for Sept-Iles, but never delivered due to mines closures and the "Massi... (more)
A pair of CSOR 40-2's sit unassigned in CSX's West Springfield yard ahead of the flanger used by CSX to clear snow and ice from between the rails.
Looking suitably filthy after several hours of cleaning the beast behind them, a pair of young ladies employed as wipers take a minute to catch up on some personal stuff when the boss isn't... (more)
With colorful Coyote Basin stretching off into the distance, the Deseret Power Ry’s afternoon loaded train is fully stretched out on this short grade. The train is 44 loaded aluminum coal hoppers;... (more)
Buckin' rivets. After placing a cherry-hot rivet into the steam chest of a locomotive under repair, a railroad shop material handler watches as her two colleagues hammer that rivet into pla... (more)
Tied down for the weekend.
Keeping the home fires burning. It's the fall of 1944 and America is waging war against the forces of evil in both Europe and the Pacific. With much of its able-bodied young and middle-age... (more)