After sitting side by side for hours, 9895 was given clearance and pulls away from her counterpart still waiting in the background.
1201 is meeting the same fate as sister 1202 at the grounds of the MH&NF. Another sister, 1200, the only unit used in revenue service on the line will be saved. TAKEN WITH PERMISSION. THE FAMILY I... (more)
We decided to have a lil photo shoot at BGRM to celebrate the fourth in a railfan kind of way... It's handy having the keys to the loco when you want to set up a shot!
With the passage of time nature is reclaiming the old GN tunnel. The railroad completed the bore in December, 1900, the original line used a system of eight switchbacks to cross Stevens Pass. In... (more)
Former Missabe SD-M now owned by the Missabe Railroad Historical Society hauls empty covered hoppers north for storage outside Two Harbors on the NSSR.
KU 001 waits on the main while members of the Bluegrass Railway Museum align the switch to the siding and remove a derail so 001 can pick a flatcar up from the siding and take it to Versailles.
NS 5085 slumbers away a sunny Sunday afternoon in Lawrenceburg, KY>
Standing inside the west portal of the soot - stained Blue Ridge Tunnel nestled deep in the woods of Afton Mountain, this cold creepy feeling comes over you. Blue Ridge tunnel was one of Claudius ... (more)
9335 has a good roll on her consist as she blast by "Bishop" in Lexington, KY on the CNO&TP.
Big GE's of CSX shuffle empty coal hoppers around on a rather warm day in Erwin.
A short CSX freight starts north out of Erwin seen heading through the small town of Unicoi. Behind my back a coal train waits at Hannom siding.
The eastern end of Enola yard looking pretty busy. The deadline can be seen on the very left hand side of the frame while a set of units shuffle cuts of cars around.
While railfanning in my girlfriends hometown, I found this sad sight. A poor Chessie Systems caboose sits on a abandoned rail, it's age, and abuse, showing.
NS 9099 heads south out of Lexington, KY on the CNO&TP at Brannon Crossing with the sun shining bright after a dreary start to the day.