Kentucky & Tennessee #10 beginning the day at Stearns, KY || January 1962
KCS E8 27 was looking a bit ratty as it led a tiny 3-car “Southern Belle” out of Kansas City Union Depot at Tower 6 on Feb. 12, 1969. Trains 1 and 2, the “Southern Belle,” didn’t survive until Am... (more)
Spectacular is the upper Meienreuss-bridge on the Gotthard line. Out of the tunnel directly onto the bridge and then seconds later in the next tunnel. Here the historic RBe 4/4 1405 is shooting ou... (more)
Worldwide the fastest operational steamlocomotive, the oil fired 4-6-2 "Pacific" 18 201, which can reach about 180 km/h with her 2,3 meter diameter driving wheels, is leaving Dresden main station ... (more)
Express train 3 car diesel railcar VT 137 856 of the "Köln" series was built in 1938 by Linke-Hofmann Werke (LHW) in Breslau for the Deutsche Reichsbahn. After world war II the train was used by t... (more)
Norfolk Southern's specially-painted "GoRail" SD60E leads train 12R away from Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania, about to cross Yellow Breeches Creek on the old Reading Railroad through-truss bridge. ... (more)
On a warm afternoon in March a nice group of units make up a colorful scene with probably at lease a dozen or so different railroad represented.
It's fall and the Columbia River valley is socked in as an eastbound BN freight eases across the Rock Island bridge over the Columbia east of Wenatchee, WA. this view shows the reconstruction of t... (more)
4 units...4 different paint scheme! By a cold and windy evening, CN 520 pass in front of VIA Sainte-Foy station with an EMD SD60F in lead. CN 8100, in the CN blue paint scheme, was f... (more)
After re-arranging the train consist prior to departure, the World's LARGEST high efficiency gas turbine begins the final leg of its 9,000 mile journey which began across the Atlantic in F... (more)
Southern 630 is panned eastbound at Virginia Lee, VA, with the first of seven Grundy to Devon, WV R/T excursions. Raitt Tunnel--the top of the hill at Home Creek--is just ahead.
My favorite locomotive wearing my favorite livery, the first paint scheme of EFVM.
50Q, with the GoRail and Veterans special units, comes to a stop at the signal at College awaiting permission into Williamson Yard.
Milwaukee Road 8 Duplex Roomette-6 Roomette-4 Double Bedroom sleeper "Jefferson River", Kansas City, MO. It's been decades since the Pullman-built sleeper graced the road's premiere 'Oly... (more)
By the mid 1980s, through traffic on MKT's St Louis line was down to one or two trains in each direction most days. At Eve, Katy had a long fill that lifted their line over the KCS mainline. Aft... (more)