A classic in not too bad of shape on display at the Western American Railroad Museum in Barstow.
The night sky and street lights help a little, but the paint has well faded on this museum piece. Time for a restoration touch-up to bring the colors back to life.
An old caboose at the Pueblo Railway Museum.
This old equipment includes the original GG1, 4800; the one riveted-bodied example of the 139-unit fleet, which in 1976 was decorated as Conrail's only BiCentennial electric locomotive; a Budd sle... (more)
Still sporting Ferrocarriles Argentinos earlier (and Argentina railfans' most-beloved one) color scheme of red and yellow, Buenos Aires al Pacifico's ALCo. RSD16 #8504 hauls a train of loaded grai... (more)
Buenos Aires al Pacifico's ALCo. export-model RSD16 #8507 pulls empty freight cars along Transportes Metropolitanos Roca S.A.'s four-track mainline after having left Kilo. 5 Yard through its south... (more)
Christmas 'snow clear' is displayed as green over red on the northbound White River Junction South Siding Switch interlocking signal ahead of the Amtak Vermonter on Sunday night. During lightly f... (more)
A FEW MARBLES LEFT. On a back road in New Hampshire, an old crossing sign (with most of its marble reflectors intact) stands sentinel at twilight — just in case a lonely, midnight mo... (more)
Alone, unloved and unwanted. Gen. Douglas MacArthur once said that "Old soldiers never die, they just fade away." That pretty well describes what's happening with this old gal. You are lo... (more)
Welding Rail - A BNSF joint elimination crew welds the rails that MOW workers had set in and placed the night before on main track #1 through the station at Fullerton California. I ... (more)
Hot Rail, Main Two! - BNSF MOW workers replace the track on Main #1 through the station at Fullerton California as a Westbound stack train passes at track speed a mere 6 feet away. ... (more)
With the museum having just closed for this night of the L.A. County Fair, 4014 quietly waits for the next day to come so it can amaze even more people at its massive beauty. I had always wanted t... (more)
End of the BNSF TRANSCON - BNSF MOW workers and their contractors replace the track on Main #1 through the station at Fullerton California. The last time this was done was 14 years ago... (more)
Snappin Track - Like on a large HO layout with Bachmann EZ Snap Track (C), BNSF MOW workers and their contractors replace the track on Main #1 through the station at Fullerton California... (more)
Old school power waits for it's next duty at the NS Ashtabula Harbor yard