TH&B 71 sits permanently fixed to 70 pound rail at Puddicombe Farms and Estate, minus the regular cupola. It will be renovated into a Bed and Breakfast suite.
The iconic logo of the former Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway.
A former EJ&E transfer caboose now in service for the Chicago Short Line is seen bringing up the rear of a westbound coke train as two of Tom Golden's grandchildren look on. Tom Golden photo.
Sometimes it was worth watching the whole train go by.
The Elgin Joliet & Eastern mainline curve is visible on the north side of this eastbound manifest.
The caboose of a northbound C&NW freight gets a flyover from a United Airlines 747 landing at O’Hare International Airport at Bryn Mawr, Illinois, in August 1984.
Aboard Amtrak No. 8 from the cab of F40PH No. 357 on November 9, 1992 just east of Rio and about 14.5 miles east of Portage, Wisconsin, we pass the scene of a derailment. I don’t remember the deta... (more)
Heading for Duluth: A short Soo Line transfer freight approaches Grassy Point Drawbridge at Superior, Wisconsin, on October 19, 1985. Either the conductor is really cold, or the dampers on the sto... (more)
On a busy afternoon in Opelika, a local resident finally gets across the tracks on her way home from shopping downtown. Right to left are train 215, an SCL run-through from Hamlet with a WP caboos... (more)
BNSF caboose with three MofW tank cars and AC4400 4734
A not-so-pretty black cab brings up the rear of a D&RGW freight exiting Byers Canyon as it heads west through the Colorado morning.
Cabooses had almost completely disappeared on through freights by 1987, but on this snowy day at the “Strawberry Patch” a couple of miles west (or railroad “north”) of Big Stone Gap, VA, an ex-L&N... (more)
A trio of C424s and a BRC caboose return home to Clearing Yard after dropping off a transfer at the B&OCT's Barr Yard in Riverdale. Tom Golden photo.
The EJ&E 531 caboose at her final resting place, The Park Forest, IL Rail Park.
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End of train at the Loop