This is another unidentified oldie from my collection. The scene is almost certainly L&N’s eight-stall roundhouse (with 75-foot turntable) at Pensacola, FL. Such a calamity pictured here was actua... (more)
The collision happened in Afidnes station, during the entrance of a passenger train towards Athens, headed by the ADtranz locomotive A477. The switching point was not in straight position for the ... (more)
The Gottwald crane lift up the driving cab of AHK4212.
Alsthom-Heschel-Krupp No.4212 Locomotive travelling from Pakchong to Hinlap derailed Pakchong district near Klang Dong Station 23/05/2012, ... (more)
With a defect clearly seen at the head of the rail due to the noticeable rust there, this weld had no chance in keeping the rail together as the low temperatures of wint... (more)
Two days before this photo was taken an eastbound loaded coal train rear-ended another on BNSF’s Sand Hills Subdivision near Lakeside, Nebraska. The collision caused extensive damage to the first ... (more)
A unique scene is transpiring in Calera as a pair of cranes lift this damaged Norfolk Southern steel hopper off the veteran Southern bulkhead flatcar at the Transportation Services Inc. facility w... (more)
A private excursion on the CTA came to a quick stop when car 2279 picked the frog of the northbound main switch leading into the 14th Street Middle Track. Firefighters are still on the scene makin... (more)
I was very lucky that time waiting at Larisa station to take the train 601 from Alexandroupoli to Athens. From the station's speakers we hear the announcement of the train arrival in the next two ... (more)
In a sight that seemed all too familiar back then, a PC wreck derrick works to clear a derailment east of Tunnelhill, PA on July 18, 1975. The night before an eastbound Pennsylvania Power & Light... (more)
See Something, Say Something
Upon chasing the M-SHNS to the NS Meridian yard I noticed a “rider” in the DPU of this train... (more)
This crew and Garfield the cat have one thing in common, they both hate Mondays.
NS 9394 was leading a Des Moines bound grain train on Iowa Interstate tracks when an asphalt hauling semi decided to try to beat the train across a crossing a mile back. You can see the outline of... (more)
Once in the station view of the formation to crash the day 22.02.2012 causing 51 deaths and 700 injured