Emerging from the south portal of the Clinchfield's State Line Tunnel between VA and KY, the 73rd Annual Santa Clause Special interrupts the immense silence in the Breaks Interstate Gorge.
A Roger Puta photograph
Tucked away in-between Sprouse Creek and the mainline on N&W's 1.6-mile Alma Branch, a classic N&W CPL displays an 'approach slow' on the approach to Alma Jct. Currently, this line sees no revenue... (more)
Shoving hard against the rear of a southbound coal train, a DPU splits the Classic Clinchfield Signals at Chestoa, just south of Erwin, Tennessee. Sadly, this scene is no longer possible, as both... (more)
UP 2575 slowly leads the QRVWCB down Canyon siding on the Mojave Sub where it will meet a Northbound MWCRVC.
The UP 688 remote control unit finally starts moving again after having to wait for the 5960 to get out of its way. Even in ... (more)
Framed by the natural landscape and a fallen down fence, Norfolk Southern's 38Q roars through the rolling hills of Rural Retreat Virginia negotiating the 9,020ft long siding that runs from Duncan ... (more)
The work train spreads the excavated soil from the seawall project along the right of way.
Fret not WalMart shoppers, here's a mother train of stuff coming your way. The Marion AR bound stacker heads past the Amtrak Palm Springs station building on a warm November afternoon.
The Illinois Terminal heritage unit leads a short 22 car Enola to East Deerfield, MA mixed freight NB/EB out of Binghamton Yard on the former DL&W mainline.
The Cache Valley Local retrieves its caboose on the south leg of the Ogden Subdivision wye prior to tying up for the day in the yard. Oct. 7, 1994
Re 6/6 # 11619 "Arbon" and Re 4/4 II # 11320 in the unique orange "InterregioCargo" paint scheme are pulling a gravel train from Hüntwangen to Bodio through the Wattinger curve... (more)
Just minutes prior to sunset, loaded Powder River coal train Z351-14 skirts along the banks of Nickajack Lake at Shellmound on its journey to Georgia Power's Plant Scherer.
NS 936 "Super Gang" MOW train finds a secluded spot on the K line heading west to Winston Salem, NC.