A blue and grey engine with blue tank cars in a station adorned with blue and grey platform shelters, under a blue and grey sky!
This pair of Santa Fe painted GP38s and associated BN Green caboose were responsible for virtually all yard work and switching in the Wichita area when I visited. Here the 2nd shift crew switches ... (more)
By 1985, Norfolk Southern-painted units were making considerable inroads. But, a few Southern units were still around---including SD45 number 3117. The big EMD had led a westbound into Andover tha... (more)
A slightly menacing CP 2850. CP 2850, the first Royal Hudson, has been given some decorations for Halloween at Exporail.
The daily freight train between Hamlet, NC and Selkirk, NY charges north on the CSX River Sub will a few railfans get pictures at track level.
Once in awhile, Auto Train needs some help...and today it came in the form of this Alstom rebuild, now reporting for Residco Aircraft & Railcar Leasing. Originally built as SOO 751, it also carri... (more)
SD40-2s in the Southern Interior: A trio of Canadian Pacific SD40-2s, two of which still sporting the "Multimark" that was first introduced in 1968, rolls across the Kootenay Rive... (more)
Steamlocomotive Eb 3/5 # 9 (2-6-2 T) of the Dampfloki Club Herisau, now based in Bauma and operated by DVZO, with a freight characteristic for about the 1920', between Fischenthal and Bauma on the... (more)
This train had by far the best head end power of any of the three trains I saw this afternoon on Silver Zone Pass. It's not common to see CSX power on the Shafter Sub. This train was the last in l... (more)
The operator of the elevator at Oswald was kind enough to let us climb to the top for this view of train 199 as it heads west out of the town of Fairmount in extreme southeast North Dakota. Shado... (more)
After switching DTE Gas in Kalkaska the train now heads back south to Walton Jct. as it rolls along Fife Lake.
Eastbound EL freight train Griffith
CP 3097 and CP 3038 bring a hot car up the Belt Line for Kinnear Yard. The dimensional load is a pressure vessel.
Amtrak's "First Class Conference Car" bringing up the rear of the westbound "Cardinal"
Going Photo: A B&O local freight gets a roll on the double track immediately west of Cincinnati on the main line to St. Louis. At this point, it parallels the former NYC main to Indianapolis. Back... (more)