Happy Halloween folks! :-)
UP 8813 West and company roar down the 2.65% grade of the #1 track through Newcastle with 12,321 tons of manifest from Roper, UT to Roseville, CA on the drawbars.
In the dead of night an eastbound stack train waits on the bridge for a westbound freight to clear the main into Harrisburg.
A spider's web is cast under a sign advising passing motorists to watch for locomotives. Locomotives that last touched these rails five years ago at the East Broad Top Railroad.
The future looks a little like the past as visitors inspect the looming spectre of Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis steam locomotive No. 576. A little movie magic and imagination go a long way d... (more)
A plethora of historic equipment sits at the Railway Museum of Greater Cincinnati in Latonia, Kentucky. Among the collection is PRR Observation, the Metropolitan View (bottom right) and B&O "... (more)
The interior look from inside the cab of the numberboard and headlight fixtures.
The Australia Streamliners 2016 weekend's second night photo shoot gave me the opportunity to lens this image on Sunday night October 2, with several colorful cab reflecting in the special B-class... (more)
The end of fish life after a good spotting session
The Southern Railway's crossing of the Blue Ridge Mountains is marked by severe grades and curvature, providing challenges for crews no matter whether they are ascending or descending the famous r... (more)
Sunrise on LHS line.
An image of steam and speed
A faded SOO survivor heads for points West during a stormy blue hour in Winnipeg.