Goods train passing Shidu tunnel. Beijing
Articulated - A picture is worth a thousand words. 1218 has been serviced at Auville Yard, on the Dry Fork Branch, and is leaving town via the west leg of the Iaeger Wye. She will continue the wes... (more)
Introducing the newest American Motive Power Inc. GP38M-3 remanufactured locomotive, LTEX 3823. Rebuilt from the frame up using base model LTEX GP35u 2574, the LTEX 3823 has an all new prime move... (more)
Less than a year before shutting down their Pacific extension, Milwaukee Road crews in the West made a valiant effort to keep things moving. Here a pair of SD10s support a trio of SD40-2s on their... (more)
Moonlight over Cataract Creek. Both of the Grand Canyon's active steam engines pose on the wooden trestle at Cataract Creek, just outside Williams, AZ on a chilly February evening. Moonlig... (more)
Built Like a Mack Truck
That phrase was very much a part of the fabric of Allentown, Pennsylvania, home of the world headquarters of Mack Trucks. Although I grew up about twenty mi... (more)
Having just joined the 'Overland Main' at Speer Junction the annual CFD special drops down grade into Cheyenne with a trainload of passengers eager to attend Frontier Day's opening ceremony. For t... (more)
The BNSF freight train crosses the bridge across Cut Bank Creek towards Browning
With Oregon's Mount Hood dominating the background (over 45 miles to the west) a BNSF loaded grain train snakes its way though the Columbia River Gorge near Maryhill, Washington.
Amtrak Heritage engine #156 leads the Eastbound California Zephyr between Cameo and Tunnel sidings in De Beque Canyon.
The "Left Coast Lifter" Crane sits with the Spuyten Duyvil Bridge on June 14, 2018. The moveable portion has just been lifted on to a barge, where it will see extensive repairs this summ... (more)
UP units in storage in Northlake Yard.
Union Pacific's east coast tour with their office car special train, led by Supporting Veterans unit, UP 1943 and 9082, is westbound on the NS Southern Tier Line (aka NJT Bergen County Line) on Su... (more)
A blue hour image of a loaded 60-car train of limestone heading up Proctor Hill while the American Century and Philip R. Clarke load ore at CN's ore dock. Tug Helen H assists the Clarke.