On a cloudy summer morning, a helper set is tied down for the rest of the day on the storage track after pushing a hill run up the P-D District. This line will be mothballed in the coming days.
A spiderweb for you on Halloween, although this shot was taken in June a few years ago: fog is lifting and condensation covers everything, including a spider's handiwork as a westbound BNSF interm... (more)
Extreme Railfanning at 60 mph
A slight breeze off of the Atlantic caused small waves to form on the Crane Creek river, which produced an artistic - abstract reflection on the water as FEC train 210 rolls north over the bridge ... (more)
Tram traffic passing on Liberty bridge.
Lines 47 & 49 operates the old Ganz CSMG-2 type sets since the '70s.
Ligthrail traffic passing under Liberty brige.
RJCP 7081 SD40-2 leads three brethren across Munster Road, along with an inbound NS unit grain train destined for the Ethanol plant at Clearfield, Pa. Coal has slowed considerably, and so the inb... (more)
SWP1 pauses at O&B Junction, awaiting the attention of CSX BA Dispatcher. In the meantime, a dump truck full of 2A Modified delivers the stone to a construction project along the SWP's FM&P Sub. ... (more)
The Engineer tops off his bean juice before another long night. Staged photo shot through a replicated brake gauge made of laser etched acrylic with laser cut needles. See more at vidivides.com
EMD's latest and greatest demo the SD70ace-T4 at the RSI show in BNSF's northtown yard. Here is a close up of the new nose/cab that EMD
designed for the tier 4. The cab is now angled out and has ... (more)
On a rainy dreary day NS U91 emerges from the cool confines of Jenny Gap Tunnel on its way toward Elmore Yard.
The prime movers of two SD70MAC's have been shut down after a successful load test, and blue flags removed, as the Alaska Railroads' Anchorage Shops return to peacefulness.