More woes for the Iowa Chicago & Eastern: The Great Flood of 2008 has brought the Mississippi River several feet over flood stage in Davenport, IA. There are actually two railroad rights-of-way in... (more)
Work continues around the clock to fix the Turkey River bridge. Ballast cars in the foreground were part of a northbound train that fell into the Turkey River when the southern span of the bridge ... (more)
The effects of the Great Flood of 2008 have been devastating to the Iowa Chicago & Eastern Railroad. The Turkey River overran its banks and undermined the southern support of the Turkey River brid... (more)
Two Nashville & Eastern U-Boats await the call to duty ... or the call to the repair shop ... at the railroad's facility in Lebanon, TN. A sister is being worked on in the barn.
Time has not been kind to Clinton Terminal's main motive power. A pink elephant, perhaps?
Two hammerhead B23-7's look like they're ready to launch for the moon as they cross one of the many bridges on the Franklin Industrial Minerals line.
I don't know which is the sorrier looking of the pair. The crossing gate is busted, and the tired and battered F-Unit is next-to-busted. This is the "Pizza Train," run by the Indiana Transportatio... (more)
Two KCS SD70ACe's present a fierce face as they roll north with a solid string of Southern Belle hoppers. KCS is busy putting the class back into "Class 1."
The cows are unmoved by the passing of a BNSF local.
Fancy meeting you here ... A SOO SD60 leads a southbound Delaware & Hudson train past stored equipment at Cooperstown Junction, New York. One of these GG1's was purchased this month by The Henry F... (more)
Kinzua Bridge, one of the oldest and tallest railroad structures in the world, was felled by a tornado. I remember riding over this bridge with my grandparents when I was younger.
Kansas City Southern is busy putting the "class" back into "class one."
Two Southern Belle locomotives lead an unbroken string of Southern Belle hoppers northbound near Page Siding, amidst an unusual March snowfall on Rich Mountain.
Double-headed Chinese QJ steam locomotives accelerate over the Iowa River in Iowa City, Iowa.
Two Chinese QJ steam locomotives and Milwaukee Road 261 shake the ground in Bureau, Illinois.