Like a baseball game at night under the lights, here's a train at night under the lights. WSOR 103 has been brought out of indefinite storage from the roundhouse at Janesville, as it is being used... (more)
Karakuju to Gümüsgün
Viewed from the old Route 66 bridge between Ash Fork and Seligman, this eastbound stack train is about two miles from the point where the 44-mile Crookton Line Change of 1960 begins. The old main(... (more)
July 14, 1992: I would spend a long day by myself on Cajon Pass in southern California. I was on a week-long marketing trip with a group of economic developers from Virginia, and this was my "... (more)
This northbound excursion on the Clinchfield is essentially a dead-head move back to Erwin. That morning, the train took a load of patrons to Spartanburg for an overnight stay. At Spruce Pine, eng... (more)
A mine run on the former Interstate Railroad bucks through some snow on the way to the load out at Steer Branch on the Glamorgan-Dixiana Branch.
With a big SD45 on the point (actually a rebuild, classed by the Santa Fe as an SD45u I think), an eastbound stack train is rolling fast across the vast Mojave Desert at Essex. The grade will stif... (more)
By the summer of 1996, it was GREAT to catch a quartet of old EMD tunnel motors leading a freight along the former Rio Grande mainline. The GE AC4400CW revolution had taken over most of the mainli... (more)
On a crystal clear Utah County morning, Southern Pacific's Geneva, Utah to Terror Creek, Colorado coal empty rolls east through Springville on Feb. 20, 1995. It appears 11,752 ft. Mount Timpanogos... (more)
Looking more like a scene out of the 1980s or even the 1970s (minus alternations to gyralites, class lights, horn relocations, etc.), a group of five Rio Grande GP40-2s have been serviced and awai... (more)
Train 153 climbs the grade at Lovick, Alabama.
UP 7203 (AC4400CW) leads a team (notice the BNSF engines in the back) to the BNSF Denver Yard to pick up a freight.
It is not unusual to find UP engines at the Denver BNSF engine servicing facility.
RE 1350 from St.Moritz to Landquart via Klosters.