Vermont Rail System has traded out CEFX (CIT) SD9043MACs, sending the CEFX 130 north to CAD in Lachine, Quebec, while in turn receiving the CEFX 105 FROM Lachine this week. The CEFX 105 in fresh ... (more)
Brakeman Jensen throws a switch to align locomotive 915 for onto the main. 915 will then be positioned to pick up the line of cars in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
Valley Railroad #40....minus a few parts. As she sits, the 40 looks a little bit like one of those stolen cars you find abandoned along the side of a highway. She's missing her wheels and ... (more)
The first unit to wear the Genesee & Wyoming corporate colors for the Cape Breton & Central Nova Scotia is the former GEXR GP40 4022 turned CBNS 3022. The unit is seen at St. Albans, Vermont bein... (more)
Former Indiana & Ohio logos have been removed from the big SD40T-2 that has become the property of the New England Central Railroad. Sporting the NECR logos on the long hood but awaiting the cust... (more)
Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming #1: Glenbrook. Mostly hidden from public view, in the shops of the Nevada State Railroad Museum, a little-known narrow gauge mogul is approaching the end of ... (more)
Newly restored Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 #261 stands in the snow on the BNSF next to the FO 261 Minneapolis Junction shop. 261 was making a couple of break-in runs on the pocket track adjacent to the ... (more)
Engine 90 smokes up the yard on a dreary day in February.
WM was always resourceful, with a touch of class. Never rich, they always did a great job with what they had. An old World War II troop sleeper was converted to a kitchen car for the MofW Depart... (more)
Shuttling regional trainsets at Ivy City
Crank up the heat. The Strasburg Railroad's night hostler "dials up the thermostat" with a shovelful of the coal to keep the engine house bearable on a chilly February evening. Although th... (more)
Nearing the longest day of the year BNSF4309 blasts across Skyline trestle with a westbound grin train. It is a little after 8 pm as sun finally begins to behind the divide......It will remain lig... (more)
Clear!!! The Fireman on the running board shouts his warning before lifting the blow-down valve on Great Western #90, enveloping the engine in a cloud of mist. Unlike most preserved steame... (more)
It is wickedly cold in Idaho Falls. It was well below zero standing by the falls on this crystal clear morning. Battling the cold was rewarded by this eastbound manifest...