This is the engine out of ex Amtrak 302 that is being rebuilt as part of RailWorld's new F40 program to lease units to AMT. Here the power assemblies are being installed. Also notice a Go Transi... (more)
Ex Amtrak 271 and then ex OHCR 271 which was purchased by Rail World to be completely rebuilt at MMA Derby Shops is finished and ready for AMT to inspect the unit.being load tested and inspected b... (more)
Rocky the Goat stands up proud on the side of the GN 400.
Hustle Muscle shows off for the GNHS convention in Duluth. Looks good in the new paint job.
The second of 10 units that Railworld is having rebuilt at the Derby Shops to lease to AMT.
Locomotive is now owned by the Missabe Railroad Historical Society. In the past few weeks the maroon paint job has been buffed to a shine and the underframe given a fresh coat of black. All work h... (more)
This is something you don't see just anywhere. Canon EOS 50D
A beautiful show of fireworks explodes behind the north bound signal at the south end of Montview, known as falwell. Canon EOS 50D
Pere Marquette 1225 gets a bath. In a few days the SRI will be giving her a fresh coat of paint. You can bet that she will look fantastic for trainfest!
The folks at SRI slave night and day fixing up their pride and joy for Trainfest.
The first batch of the new VALE ES58ACi's are seen at the north end of Montview waiting to head to Norfolk. These are 4 of 70 units for northern Brasil. Canon EOS 50D
New units for northern Brasil. VALE ES58ACi 2002 is seen at the north end of Montview Yard on the NS Danville District. This is one of four in the first batch heading for Norfolk. VALE (ex CVRD) h... (more)
A new NS ES40DC and the famous 611 is on display at the Transportation Museum in Roaonke during the 2009 Raildays Event. Canon EOS 50D
The 1218 and two of the NS F's are on display for the 2009 Raildays event in Roanoke. Canon EOS 50D
Some power gets refueled at the shops. Thanks to the Southern Railway Historical Association and Norfolk Southern for allowing us to tour Norris Yard.