New England Central's southbound road freight train #324 is led by the colorful consist of NECR SD40T-2 3317 in Genesee & Wyoming colors, NECR SD40M-2 2716 in UP lightning stripe colors and NECR G... (more)
With both subjects looking fine at night under the lights, NECR Tunnel Motor 3317 rolls past the Randolph Coal and Ice Shed. A survivor from a time when homeowners used coal to heat with and ice f... (more)
A trio of EMD tunnel motors lead Rio Grande's 143 train through fields of wheat and corn near Springville on June 26, 1989. The 5341 is D&RGW's first SD40T-2, built for the Grande by EMD in Oct. 1... (more)
Rio Grande's 148 general freight dives into Sutro Cut on June 10, 1989.
Rio Grande train 248, a lumber and auto train combo, roars eastward through the Salt Lake Valley approaching Riverton siding on May 15, 1986. This rural setting some 15 miles south of downtown Sal... (more)
Rio Grande's Helper Local arrives at Provo Junction the morning of May 18, 1986. The weed choked trackage in the foreground belonged to the Salt Lake & Utah Railroad, an electric interurban line r... (more)
Coal loads receive a friendly wave from the ski train crew as it rolls east through a cold Fraser.
Dear Tunnel Motors: We miss you dearly. Please come back! Well, I know, that is not likely to happen. In better times, Rio Grande 5380 and 5381 find themselves assigned to work the Helper Local, s... (more)
The ski train grinds up the Front Range near Big 10 curve.
Skiers watch the arrival of the ski train prior to heading back to Denver after a great day on the slopes.
The westbound CZ departs Fraser while the Rio Grande ski train holds the siding.
Looking forward to the onset of winter? Rio Grande's 140 train creates its own blizzard near the Provo Amshak on Feb. 3, 1989.
The AK Steel turn rolls towards Calvin Yard where it will prepare to switch the mill.
In a scene that has changed very little in the last 40 years, IORY 4072 leads a southbound Indiana & Ohio Railway grain train through the fields of south-central Ohio on former Detroit, Toledo & I... (more)