In the middle of a strangely warm December, Norfolk Southern's Nickel Plate and Lehigh Valley Heritage units shove hard on the rear of Q44 as they cross Amonate Trestle on the Dry Fork Branch.
Christmas in Dixie: With a steady Christmas Eve rain falling, the final train for the night passes through the quiet hamlet of Lula as they pass under the town's iconic wooden bridge. To al... (more)
The 4887 and 4889 are at the head end of an eastbound freight at the confluence of the Chickies Creek with the Susquehanna River. Both of these engines could be frequently found pulling the Broad... (more)
Don't look down. It is not obvious in this picture, but the gorge below the train is quite spectacular.
Re 4/4 II with a Interregio train crossing the Ticino bridge in the Biaschina on the Gotthard south ramp.
With two competing railroads paralleling each other on Colorado's Joint Line, showing off individual ownership is a constant theme out here. Claiming of one’s right of way can be accomplished by ... (more)
The MNYPU makes an appearance this afternoon pulling 6,520 feet of train into the yard after spending much of the morning working in Colorado Springs. In a few minutes the power will uncouple fro... (more)
ICN on the Gotthard north ramp near Wassen, passing through Meienkreuz tunnel and over upper Meienreuss bridge.
Self propelled (two 336 kw Cummins diesel motors) track measuring and diagnosis vehicle XTmass 99 85 9160 001 of SBB infrastructure, built by Mermec/Italy. Measuring is with up to 120 km/h, for tr... (more)
Looking like a long brown worm, this BNSF grain train uses the Argentine Connection flyover to glide over the numerous ground level interlockings below as it heads east through the Kansas City.
A pair of clean looking SD70Ace locomotives pull hard on their unit train of coal as they cross the former Santa Fe bridge in Larkspur which continues to proclaim that fallen flag’s right of way.
An original scheme former GN GP7 heads a transfer job across the former Northern Pacific bridge across St. Louis Bay and into Rice Point Yard. The train is about to enter the Minnesota Draw, havin... (more)
A foggy morning. CN 149 is crossing the Lachine Canal in Montreal with a pair of ES44AC's (CN 2932 & CN 2930) on a very foggy morning.
One of Union Pacific's Olympic units leads a grain train over the CSX LCL Sub in Walton, KY.