After a quick briefing between the two crews, a KCS conductor climbs back on the former Canadian National GP40-2LW and waits for the BNSF Z-train to clear the switch at Metro Junction. Once they'r... (more)
Former Great Northern Snow Dozer X-7629, built in the GN's St. Cloud (MN) shops in the 1960s, heads south on the former GN line between St. Paul and the Twin Ports. The crew will tie up for the n... (more)
Bright sunshine at 1:15 p.m. illuminates the large crowd and two of the six A4 Pacifics on Friday at Shildon. Both of these locomotives and Bittern were steamed up.
3 new 185 of DB (in co-operation with BLS) tackle the climb to the Gothard at Silenen
This ex-Conrail unit had been reported as stored a couple of days earlier but with the help of a primed window section and a yellow door here she is resting in the sun after a day of working on th... (more)
UP 8494 charges uphill on the point of the KLTG2 under one of the remaining SP-style signal bridges that are still up on Donner Pass. Due to OSHA regulations and Positive Train Control being inst... (more)
A late NS 18M blasts out of Glen Alum Tunnel after being slowed by winter storm Titan.
555 rolls across the Rocky River trestle during a snow shower
Aiken crew is shoving a lone BNSF car back into their last customer of the day.
A heavy, wet snow has just fallen but the temps wont fall to below freezing until 5 a.m. making for an icy mess for morning commuters.
SOO Line SD60 #6026 and sister unit #6044 roll past the Milwaukee Road Depot in La Crosse, WI with train 633.
On a clear January afternoon, two pristine new ES44C4's lead a westbound stack train up Goffs Hill. Most of the trip across the Mojave Desert still lies ahead.
This faded builders plate is found an CN 805, a narrow gauge export model (GMD G8) built in 1956 for CN's lines in Newfoundland. For more train photos, click more)
One of the rare instances of rail service on a suspension bridge in the US, a J train rolls through the Williamsburg Bridge's truss causeway, crossing the East River into Brooklyn.
The KCS Holiday Express idles at CP Greenville on a pristine November afternoon, awaiting the call to move to downtown for display later in the evening. The 2012 train shown here would go on to ho... (more)