Burlington Northern Santa Fe C44-9W number 4658 leads a southbound manifest freight train at the top of the grade in Palmer Lake, CO early on a lovely July 24, 2017.
An empty hopper train destined for loading at Toms Creek rolls through Banner, Va.
Nice golden brown color on the Tehachapi mountains now as a BNSF double stack ascends the grade near Allard. The end of the train and it's DPU locomotives can be seen down the hill from this vanta... (more)
On a dreary but hot July day, Strasburg Rail Road steam engines 475 and 90 meet at the infamous Cherry Hill siding, something that's been happening for over one hundred years on the four-and-a-hal... (more)
Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad Alco RS-11 #367 is seen sporting some fresh paint and lettering in the Shenandoah Valley Railroad yard in Staunton, Virginia.
A loaded "C" train rolls behind "downtown" Appalachia on ex-Southern rails. The "C" commonly stood for "consolidated" as these loads will be consolidated wi... (more)
The Crockett Rocket heads west past the Carquinez Bridges to switch some refineries in Richmond and Rodeo.
A coal train grinds upgrade through the Baum Hollow section of East Stone Gap, Va.
It's a hazy SW VA day as an unusual trio of engines serve as a pusher on a CSX coal drag utilizing NS trackage rights at Speers Ferry. The trio consists of GE BQ23-7 No. 3008, patched Family Lines... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
A late winter snowfall covers the southern West Virginia area as a light pusher set, composed of the Norfolk Southern and N&W heritage units, moves westbound through Bluefield, Va.