BNSF coal train approaching Illinois Route 9 in Pekin, Illinois. The actual switch for the double track is actually a couple of city blocks back.
Late Freight! After being delayed by an unrelated incident involving Amtrak 19, this intermodal closely follows the hotshot NS 204 through Spartanburg on its way north. Lots of people are ... (more)
UP locomotive mechanics prepare to set SP GP60 No. 9743 atop a pair of steel sawhorses in the center of the Burnham Shops. At immediate right are the rebuilt trucks that the four-axle locomotive w... (more)
This isn't 1976! It's 2018 and the talented LIRR Morris Park shop force has repainted engine #105 into a brand new patriotic garb. Once the paint job and some mechanical work is completed, she wil... (more)
The Work Train 1 crew heads into the MoW yard in Holban with engines 158, 154 and 16 cars in tow. They'll pick up 14 more empties and head to Fresh Pond to interchange with NYAR and CSX. The name ... (more)
NJT 1391 and company are parked for the weekend on the freight house track in Gladstone. The structure behind is the original Lackawanna Railroad freight house.
Luck was on my side today. During blue hour, in a colorful morning sky, CN 8947 pulls 13,920 feet of Q120's train, as they round the curve at Upper Dorchester, New Brunswick. They were having no i... (more)
NJ Transit 711 is parked in the Far Hills controlled siding, waiting for 714 to pass.
Cold weather makes good steam as this JS Class locomotive demonstrates leaving the coal mine's "Blue Loader". The shift is almost over for this crew as they make one last trip to the washery after... (more)
Snowy Morristown... a winter storm had dropped a heavy blanket of snow the previous night. M&E MP15DC 2378 and a string of tank cars are covered in white fluff.
Restored Texaco Fireless Cooker 7240 is blanketed by snow at the Whippany Railway Museum. The 7240 had once serviced Texaco at its Bayonne, N.J. facility.
CN 2236, CN 8918 & IC 2700 (along with DPU CN 8938) lead a 536-axle CN 120 through the St-Henri neighbourhood of Montreal.
A westbound grain train is slowed in its journey as it slowly grinds upgrade on the Rio Grande near Colton, Utah.
Vermont Rail System’s Green Mountain Railroad train 264 heads west with 35 empty road salt hoppers and a single empty OMYA slurry tank with VTR SD70M-2s 431 and 432, book-ending CLP GP40-2 306 in ... (more)
Southern 630 and 4501 arrive at Grand Junction to officially kick off Railfest 2017 to the excitement of spectators and railfans alike.