Over the C14 branch ( FC Gral Belgrano Line) several workers check the tracks before train running. Here inside the motorcar going down to the loop @ 30mph
A view from the conductor's side window out the short hood of Metro-North's lone GP40PH-2M as it crosses the Ramapo River on the way to Middletown, NY.
Two former L&N SD40-2s are easing toward a coupling with a Georgia Power unit coal train at the north end of the Habersham to Chaska double track stretch. The two EMDs will stay on the rear until ... (more)
Mile Post 121 - [Vernal Equinox 2016 +1 Series] - In the distance, Interstate 8 crosses the tracks of the former Carrizo Gorge Railroad, now the Pacific Imperial Railroad (PIR) at Coyote W... (more)
"FEED THE BEAST"
Fireman Richard Butterworth slings a shovelful of coal into the hot belly of Baldwin 2-8-0 WMSR 734 between the Narrows and Helmstetter's Curve
"The O&W Bridge"
Zipping eastbound on the Southern Tier passing over the Right-of-Way of the New York, Ontario & Western. The bridge is known to railroaders simply as t... (more)
A view from inside the spacious cab of an F40 doing what it does best... Going fast!
"FROM THE INSIDE"
Many have seen 734 round Helmstetter's Curve from the outside. Here's a view of the tremendous work done inside the cab as Fireman Richard Butterworth shovels coal in... (more)
Our first look at the interior of a cab of a Progress Rail Services PR20B. The engineer’s position of New York and Atlantic's #301 is similar to many older models. But notable are the number of di... (more)
The driver prepares himself for the departure of the overnight express train to Hanoi, of which he'll drive for the first 4 hours or so to the town of Yen Bai.
The Saturday before Easter, 42 years ago, my father asked the Belen yardmaster if we could take some photos around the diesel service area. A short time later we were thrilled to be in the cab of... (more)
Meet at Hoffman. Adam Farence Photo.