Struggling up the 2.2% grade of Evaro Hill, three generations of EMD's battle gravity, curvature and tonnage with a handful of extra cars for Paradise ahead of the typical gasoline, diesel and jet... (more)
D&NE 29 steams down the main line on the PVH&M loop. Volunteers at Historic Prairie Village have spent the past three years making repairs to the 1944-built Lima 0-6-0, which last ran at the vill... (more)
Looks like this former SP veteran has a new prime mover. Today it is resting in the quietness of the former Louisiana & Arkansas shops, now mostly unused buildings.
Pacing the Rio Grande Zephyr along Highway 6, as the fireman peers into the rising Utah sun.
Amtrak's eastbound Empire Builder arrives at the west end of the Minneapolis ex-Great Northern station as the Fireman readies to line switches into the depot.
Iowa Pacific's excursion train that ran from Chicago Union Station to Edgerton on June 20, 2014 sits in the siding awaiting tomorrow's trip at Edgerton, WI, as the sunsets on a beautiful day.
On June 28, 2014 CN 908 Herzog ballast train had engine problems at Gravenhurst. After a half day of messing around down there they finally set out the majority of the hoppers on the siding there ... (more)
Now designated as an E8, cab unit 80L was rebuilt in 1953 from an E-1, and leads westbound Train 11, The Kansas Cityan, at Tecumseh, Kansas, headed for Topeka and on to Texas on Aug. 27, 1967. S... (more)
Remnants of snow fences can still be found along the line. These fences were designed to control the wind-created snowdrifts, keeping them away from the railroad, and not allowing them to drift ac... (more)
The cab of a former Union Pacific SD90MAC sits at Mid America Car.
Really digging in! The westbound Flanger set makes a pass west back to Truckee before descending down the hill east to Roseville.
A moment of poor judgement in the yard at Montgomery means 713 is headed for some shop time.
We're stopped westbound just west of the "four mile curve" (old Milwaukee Road geography) on what appears to be a manifest freight with coal for Madison or the Valley on the head end. Co... (more)
NYSW 4050 on lease to the Indiana & Ohio Railway rests at McCullough Yard in Norwood, Ohio on December 24, 2007. Norfolk Southern recently purchased 4050 and her two sisters, so they will be retu... (more)