The Meridian Southern (MDS) came out shortly before lunch to make up tomorrow's train to head south towards Waynesboro, MS. The power for today's move is the company's "newest" power, a ... (more)
Detroit & Mackinac Alco RS-3's 974 and 975 with freight train leaving Cheboygan, Michigan's D&M yard on June 27, 1978.
Derailment in Trenton: While entering its final stop at Trenton, Northeast Corridor Line ALP-46A #4653 derailed as it shoved Train 3831 into the station on Track 5. Here, the derailed locom... (more)
Eastbound rail train knocks down the search lights at CP W547 shortly before entering the Hermosa Tunnels on Sherman Hill.
On Call: A conductor takes a call between Hoboken-Bay Street Shuttle runs next to F40PH-2CAT #4119 on a Sunday afternoon. For years, NJ Transit's F40PH-2CAT locomotives have largely been o... (more)
Pantograph test run of Aem 940 # 004 and # 002 in multiple traction on the Thurtal line between Sulgen and Erlen, along the pond at Riedt. This dual power electric and diesel locomotives are built... (more)
Builder at Bison Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder crosses the big fill just east of Bison, Montana, during a snowy crossing of Marias Pass on December 21, 1998. Three GE P40DC “Genesis... (more)
A matched set of Helpers crossing the Green River at MP 81.9 on the Squamish Sub or at least I think that's accurate. I had previously posted the head end power which was a a couple of two-tone gr... (more)
A sad goodbye as the NS 955 departs out of Mohawk Yard after it's Friday New England run over the Pan Am was cancelled due to a washout. The deadhead move was held for two Amtrak and a northboun... (more)
A hot EB UP Z train roars through this stormy night in Vail, AZ
Shadow, Knuckles, and...oh, right, Sonic!With everyone else up in arms about the new AC44CF's paint, let's not forget what started the shenanigans of naming the schemes after a vide... (more)
Pennsylvania Northeasterns "Peach" as everyone call's it, brings out 1 empty Plastic Pellet Hopper out of Double H Plastics in Warminster, PA on the J930 Contract Job for New Hope & Ivyl... (more)
Santa Fe GP40X No. 3807 leads an eastbound manifest near the west end of Cable on Tehachapi Pass. According to one engineer, these could be troublesome unit to run. Despite that, railfans liked th... (more)
Central Maine & Quebec Job 1 is passing by Choquette Grain as it is heading toward the Canadian Pacific interchange at Iberville.