That Wonderful Wet Hog Smell!Union Pacific SD40-2 8021, DDA40X 6901 and SD40-2 8032 hustle an 18-car livestock train, dubbed the "Farmer John" for its final destination, t... (more)
A Caltrain commuter train patiently awaits its next assignment out on the platform of San Jose's Diridon station. Ted Benson made one of his classic shots through these same windows. (No, I'm not ... (more)
It's all silver and gray as Amtrak heads west over Rockville Bridge on a December day.
An empty Detroit Edison coal train heads for the Bailey Mine on the Manor Branch of the Monongahela Railway.
Clouds build up over the Front Range Foothills as southbound coal loads led by a pair of BNSF SD70ACe's drop down the Palmer Divide at Palmer Lake, Colorado along the Joint Line on May 23, 2016.
In gorgeous, late afternoon sun, Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief drops down the 2-percent part of the grade on Raton Pass with Fisher Peak in the background on May 21, 2016.
Sunlight peeks through one of the few semaphore signals protecting the siding at Chapelle, New Mexico along BNSF's Glorieta Subdivision on May 21, 2016.
Union Pacific ran a passenger special between Las Vegas, Nevada and Helper, Utah on May 25, 2016. It looked great passing through the Jordan Narrows south of Salt Lake City, from a hillside recent... (more)
Chicago & Eastern Illinois F3(A) (F5A) 1405 with GP9 234 and FP7A 1608 at Danville, Illinois June 1967.
UP 1672 (SD40N) holds a spot in the 36th Street Yard, waiting for the call to sort freight cars.
The Great Trans-Iranian Railway
On the north part of the Trans-Iranian (i.e. north of Teheran), the daily train 203 Firuzkuh - Teheran travels in the scenic Hablerud river valley... (more)
When the Lehigh Valley was dissolved in 1976, its fleet of Alco C420’s was conveyed to the Delaware & Hudson, where it remained intact for over a decade. On the D&H, the fleet’s paint remained as ... (more)