A UP eastbound leaves a tell-tale at a grade crossing as lightning strikes in the distance.
Crews are coming on duty, and their power is ready and waiting to do whatever it is asked; just like they've done for decades.
Seen from an old cattle loading shoot on the old DRGW main track in the open scenery of Greenland.
On a nice bright winter afternoon, 18-126, together with the help of an additional four 18E units in red Transnet Freight Rail livery, cautiously bring a fully loaded "Python" - 65 X CAR Wagons (C... (more)
In the low light of a warm spring evening, westbound Q355 charges up the former C&O mainline west of Bradner, knocking down the signal at MP 100.5, known to most crews as "Hundred and a Half."
All silent in Guadalupe yard
UP 6854 West curls along the banks of the placid Snake River approaching Glenns Ferry, ID.
Eb 3/5 N° 9 of Dampfloki Club Herisau (DLC) is pulling a train of association VES (Verein zur Erhaltung der Eisenbahnlinie Etzwilen-Singen) from Stein am Rhein (Switzerland) to Rielasingen (Germa... (more)
A UP Family Days special is ready to depart Salt Lake City for Oakland. This real estate is now occupied by the big Gateway Mall. The old North Temple overpass is behind the train.
Back to back UP SW10s take a break from switching at Provo Yard.
UP's HKYR heads west up Erda Hill with 32 cars for Yermo.
Passenger fast train from Olsztyn Główny to Szczecin Główny is just at the beginning of its trip. Now train is approaching to Olsztyn Zach. passenger stop, but in a few seconds it will r... (more)
What a difference a day makes. Yesterday's miserable snow, sleet, sun and windy conditions give way to a day of full sun and warmer temps as MILW 261 departs Duluth for the return trip to the Twin... (more)
A quartet of SD40s hum downhill through Elm Grove with a loaded whiskey train snaking behind.