Still showing its Santa Fe lettering, there's a lot of action outside of Amtrak's Chicago locomotive and passenger car shop including a F40PH, several P30CHs, E-unit, Precision National Geep, and ... (more)
A bit of snow for a new Christmas Train. For what I believe is the the first time, Exporail ran a Christmas Train today, from Hays Station to Des Bouleaux Station (they will be running it n... (more)
A few chilometers short of its final destination, this steam special is portrayed between Faenza and Brisighella, in the first section of Faentina railway.
New York Central added 70 new GE U25Bs (phase 1 & 2) to its diesel roster in 1964-65. These 2500-series speed merchants were typically assigned to priority traffic, while older first-generation un... (more)
An unidentified F-unit rides the transfer table at the Milwaukee Road Shops in this photo taken from the 35th Street Viaduct in Milwaukee, WI in September of 1971.
perhaps the most interesting a... (more)
OH BOTH! That is what people were yelling as both SP 4449 and UP 8444 showed up at the same time at Tunnel #1 on Cajon Pass. We could see the smoke plume from SP 4449 as it came around the corner... (more)
The Mass Bay Railroad Enthusiasts "Two Rivers Steam Special 2017" crosses the Shetucket River in Norwich, Connecticut on Saturday, October 28, 2017. The Genesee & Wyoming (Providence & W... (more)
Santa Fe FP45 #92 leads an eastbound past Joliet Union Station and tower JD crossing the Former Rock Island now Metra Line.
Heritage unit in local service in Canada. The PRR heritage unit (NS 8102) came into Montreal on run-through train CN 529 (aka CP 931/NS 31T) and was in use on Montreal-area transfer CN 527 ... (more)
Agrigento Porto Empedocle
Goodbye, MelRailroading and I lost a friend last week. Mel Baughman was born in Rifle, Colorado, on November 2, 1948, and began working for the Rio Grande in 1967, subsequently becoming... (more)
Birds' eye view of the Central Maine & Quebec yard in Farnham on a mild November afternoon.
An interesting prototype for a widecab B40-8 is used at GE to switch around locos that using European couplers.
Westbound empties snake their way up the east slope of Bluefield Yard.
Off Property. Portland & Western has "transferred" their aging former SP GP9 to the Olympia & Belmore Railroad. Built in 1957 as SP 5738, this unit has apparently been really showing its... (more)