Although the season has certainly changed since the last time I was here in February, the power definitely has not. The 5741 and 6201 ... (more)
I was excited to succeed in getting the train at new photo location in the Jordan Narrows. Then on top of that I lucked out and caught a Front Runner along side the Utah Railway's Provo to Ogden ... (more)
A Conrail freight heads west from Chesterton through Porter on its way from Elkhart, IN to Chicago. The manifest features a group of auto parts cars on the head end. Son Robert, not quite three at... (more)
UP 6539 leads 2 CSX locomotives on a westbound coal train, passing through Elm Creek, NE. For a little bit, a power plant out east was experimenting with Colorado coal, so this train would go stra... (more)
In the mid-1980’s, Guilford looked in all directions for used power. The Boston & Maine was the proud recipient of this ex-Conrail GP40, seen waiting for a crew in Allentown yard.
Triple Seven is done working Trademark Recycling and found they had so many loads, there wouldn't be enough room in the Sand Lake runaround to couple with the rest of the train, so they are taking... (more)
One of the most famous steam locomotives in America, the Civil War-era 4-4-0 "General," is preserved near the spot where it was stolen in 1862 at Big Shanty (Kennesaw), Georgia.
The NS 4001 and NS 4000 "DC to AC" units, as the V41, push the NS 756 just south of Madison, NC to Belews Creek Steam Station. These are manned pushers and not DPU's. The Winston-Salem D... (more)
Yard pilot Y161 has just shunted a set of cars into platform 2 as A66 prepares to depart platform 3 with the 5.59pm service to Bacchus Marsh.
New train of the tpf with railcars ABe 2/4 and Be 2/4 # 106 and intermediate car (with publicity paint scheme for GESA), in front of the Montbovon station in "chalet" style.
During a gorgeous sunny morning on Raton Pass, Amtrak's "Southwest Chief" is seen moving along the 2-percent grade past the s-curve at Gallinas, Colorado.
The daily yard job heads light to the Mission to grab loaded lumber cars from the sawmill
Having left Union Pacific's Nevada Subdivision at Hazen UP's Mina Local begins its journey down the Mina Branch towards Wabuska, NV. Leaving town the local rattles the switch to the Fallon Branch.... (more)
Grinding up the 1.55% grade of Crawford Hill, BNSF 6132 east would be lucky to be going 10 mph, as two gevos pull hard on the front, and an SD70MAC and two SD70ACes shove hard on the rear.