Over the Overland: As the first Transcontinental Railroad nears 150 years of existence, a Union Pacific manifest heads west behind a new ET44AC and an SD70ACe.
Santa Fe Lives On in the Desert: For a period, the Southwestern Railroad in southern New Mexico utilized a fleet of ex Santa Fe GP30 locomotives to haul freight, a few of which even kept th... (more)
"Electrics Galore on Track 6"
Four Amtrak ACS-64 locomotives sit on Track 6 in New Haven due to weekend track work on Metro North's "CP 272" Interlocking, which cut off... (more)
Noticing a few roster shots on the site today, I thought I would take a chance in posting this shot. The beautifully restored 200,000th car out of the Pullman Standard Bessemer, Ala. plant. The NS... (more)
"High Speed" PCC: While the phrase High Speed may not be something commonly associated with a PCC Streetcar, the term as applied to this stretch of the MBTA red line on the... (more)
A morning Eastbound, BNSF No. 6705, pulls a string of JB Hunt Intermodel Containers across the causeway separating the Columbia River from Chamberlain Lake into Lyle WA.
Commemorative freight train celebrating the last freight from Chama in August 1968 fights the 4% grades toward the pass.
Note the rear helper per the 1968 practice on the grade here.
Commemorative freight train celebrating the last freight from Chama in August 1968 switches her train after the eastbound helper cutoff.
Cumbres and Toltec doubleheader commemorative of 1968 last D&RGW narrow gauge freight out of Chama enters the Chama yard at the end of its 2 day show.
Cumbres and Toltec doubleheader commemorative of 1968 last D&RGW narrow gauge freight out of Chama enters Tanglefoot curve westbound toward Cumbres Pass
A southbound Pink line runs by on the new structure that replaced 1890 engineering, the original Douglas Park line.
One of the many westbound Grainer's,crosses the causeway that separates the Columbia River from Horsethief Lake. The landscape becomes dryer as you travel farther east on the Columbia River.
This train of "Metro Campania NordEst" has come from Naples to Bologna, to perform traffic tests on the "Tper - Trasporto passeggeri Emilia-Romagna" network, for probable hire or purchase.
A loaded Westbound Grainer rolls through Cooks Siding on the Fallbridge Sub.
A mixed Manifest exits Tunnel 3 on the Fallbridge Sub and into the morning light.