A car rolls through the computer-controlled retarders at East Hump while being sorted for eastern destinations at Union Pacific’s Bailey Yard in North Platte, Nebraska, on May 3, 2011. Retarders s... (more)
A derailment has been pushed aside to allow track reconstruction and the passage of Train 17, Super Chief / El Capitan led by two FP45’s at Ribera, N.M. Jan. 16, 1969.
Three Amtrak SDP40F hood units hardly two months old yank Train 3 the combined Super Chief - El Capitan up Raton Pass near Gallinas, Colo. on Sept. 2, 1973. AT&SF wound up buying some of the SDP... (more)
A U28CG, an FP45 and two F45’s lift Santa Fe’s combined Super Chief - El Capitan around Wootton Ranch curve in Colorado headed up to the highest point on the AT&SF Ry. at Raton Pass, 7588-ft. Thi... (more)
15 old prime movers slowly rust in the early morning light in Waycross, Georgia. This is at the Locomotive Specialist / NRE facilities, which are located just north of the CSX Rice yard, next to ... (more)
Milwaukee Road R&SW 681 power arrives the south lot from Kansas City. From KC to Savanna train runs as #68 from Savanna to Kittredge on the D&I sub train was #168 from Kittredge to Sturtevant on t... (more)
A Tabriz - Tehran - Mashhad long distance passenger train travels along the most scenic section of the Theran-Tabriz line (between Khorasanak and Sheykhsafi).
The Jolfa - Tabriz leaves Marand. Azerbaijan is not far away to the north. The border is a bit farther behind the mountains in the background that belong to the Kiamaky Wildlife Refuge.
The annual Rockingham Old Homes Day fireworks train, operated by Green Mountain Railroad in conjunction with the Great Falls Regional Chamber Of Commerce, is crossing the Connecticut River and Bel... (more)
Two of a kind! Amtrak 233 heads north/west from Grand Central Terminal on 8/1/2017. While the sight of P32AC-DM 711 (Phase III) leading from GCT is a rare opportunity to be captured this summer, w... (more)
Crossing the Snake River on the impressive bridge at Joso, Washington, is a Union Pacific potash train equipped with new Canpotex cars and powered by a Canadian Pacific/UP duo of GEs on September ... (more)
A Williamson turn job hustles empties back to the coalfields. The train is exiting Kentucky via Hatfield Tunnels and across the Tug River back into West Virginia.
Tough desert warrior
Regular steam Service in 2009