Fancy meeting you here... The Monticello Railway Museum-owned Wabash F7A 1189 is seen hanging out in the company of Chicago & North Western F7A 411 at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in ... (more)
In this 'count the Streamliners' view, Norfolk Southern F9-2 4271 is joined by Iowa Pacific's E9A (SLRG) 515, while the Class J 4-8-4 Norfolk & Western steam locomotive and the Monticello Railway ... (more)
Erie Railroad #833 (owned by the New York & Greenwood Lake Railway) is seen taking a spin on the turntable on Thursday afternoon's turning ceremony. The NYGL 833 was acquired after the Conrail sp... (more)
Doyle McCormack's Nickel Plate Road Alco PA-1 is the star of the show at the Streamliners at Spencer event at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. The locomotive is seen taking a spin on the... (more)
It's May, it's Cass, and it's......sunny??? With this latest trip in May of 2014, I've now been to Cass a total of 8 times. Up until now, the weather has been the most consistent of any o... (more)
A little match race. Cass is famous for its annual Shay races on the triple tracks down at the depot. Those are pretty much heads-up races because none of the Shays has much of a performan... (more)
Cass Shay #5: 109 years and still on home rails. As we get further and further into the 21st century, more and more of the steam era survivors are passing their 100th birthdays, with a fair... (more)
Sitting out for the weekend.
NAUG 2019 is seen sitting in the coal yard on a breezy evening waiting to be paired up with a few other Streamliners heading for the event in Spencer, NC.
Cass Night Watch. Night hostlers keep the 90-ton Meadow River Heisler #6 ready for duty as she sits in front of the C&O Depot in the logging town of Cass, WV.
Lighting provided by the M... (more)
Passenger train "Grand Express"
suburban electric train ED4M-0469
A power line-up. It's just after dawn on a cold morning in February, and the locomotives of the Nevada Northern Railway are getting ready for work. Pictured here are the four work horses t... (more)
The sun rises over the capitol of the Peach State and the major rail terminals of the city, Norfolk Southern's Inman Yard and CSX's Tilford Yard (left/center of the frame), on a cool late winter m... (more)
Logistics at work: The first rays of light for the day glint of the sides of the various colorful containers being built into trains at Norfolk Southern's Inman Yard. Behind us, Atlanta to ... (more)