The St. James local heads out of Mankato back home. Here the local works thru downtown Mankato and past the restored Mankato Depot. This depot was built in 1896, and is used for business purposes ... (more)
Low lying clouds clear in time for the sun to illuminate the 142 in Spanish Fork Canyon. Rio Grande Industries acquisition of the Southern Pacific is becoming more and more visible by this point i... (more)
R191 is westbound on no. 2 track at Mt. Winans in Baltimore in 1995.
A westbound freight crosses the bridge at Harpers Ferry, WV.
FEC 425 specially painted for Susan Komen organization waits for the "Race for the Cure 5K. This is the first time I ever remember an FEC train out by the port on CSX tracks.
With engineer Tom at the controls, the SMSU glides over the iconic THIS IS INDIAN LAND bridge in Garden River. The message on the bridge has stood for decades upon decades, and regularly is... (more)
Leipsic as a town harbors many historical things. Many of these things are railroad related as the town has had 3 railroads in it for decades. You have the tower at the CSX-NS junction, B&O style ... (more)
All the appeal autumn in Northern New England offers to the railfan is on display in this night photo of SLR 393 passing through Gorham, NH. Elderly but well maintained diesels running through vil... (more)
A trio of CSX 4 axles rumble north above the Ohio River in the last light of day. One doesnt get a sense of how big this bridge is until the train starts across
On August 26, 1986, Rio Grande's Helper Local had the pleasure of taking a side trip down the Tintic Branch with 10 loads of turkey feed for the Spanish Fork rail to truck transload site.
NS H74 crossing the Delaware River from Easton Pennsylvania to Phillipsburg New Jersey on the former Lehigh & Hudson River bridge.
A group of senior Rio Grande retirees enjoy a daylight journey from Salt Lake City to Denver via a passenger special, climbing toward Soldier Summit on April 30, 1989.
There was a time when the Utah County community of Springville was a rural area with fields of alfalfa and farm animals along the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. 24 years ago, Rio Grande's R... (more)
Looking more like a lashup from the 1990s this westbound autorack train is lead by a GP40-2, an SD 40-2 and an SD 50-2.
Billboards are facing I-75, out of sight to the left