After shoving onto the McHenry Sub, LPS15 heads south passing under the Harvard Sub. There is a small transfer yard about 1 mile down the line where they will leave their cars for the Crystal Lake... (more)
Turning for home. During a programmed 75-minute layover in Summerville, GA, TVRM crews begin the work of turning the power for the 50-mile run back to Chattanooga. Unlike many tourist lin... (more)
At 66 years of age and looking resplendent in a new coat of point, Buckingham Branch GP 16 #8 rests in the bright late Spring sunshine awaiting its next assignment. The unit was built to GP 7 spe... (more)
A somewhat unusual (at least for Spartanburg) SD40-3 leader sits at the head end of mixed freight in the ex-Clinchfield yard.
A four-pack of Conrail SD50s lead a westbound APL stack train west along the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
Acela at dusk.
Sometimes you have to play the hand you are dealt. The weather is horrible, but when you are chasing a rare locomotive, it sometimes doesn't matter. WC's rare SDL39 #590 (ex-MILW) leads a short tr... (more)
A loaded iron ore train from Perenjori for Mt Gibson Mining is racing through WA's midwest region past the CBH facility at Pintharuka as 5725 to Geraldton port. P2508, P2509 & 2512 are at the poin... (more)
New Haven RS3 534 and local freight NX-15 out of Waterbury, CT, have arrived at Naugatuck, where the crew goes to work switching the Uniroyal footwear plant, a major rail customer at the time.
My first photograph in exactly a month, everything came together on this opportunity. The 7337 was trailing out of Sheffield, but the lead unit was removed at Chattanooga and when I checked on th... (more)
A special train for the Genesee & Wyoming Board of Directors crosses the Willamette River. At the time, the trackage was still operated by Southern Pacific as part of its Tillamook Branch.
OmniTRAX's 4201 (ex Canadian National and Hudson Bay Railway CompanyGP40-2W) crosses the Great Western Railway bridge over Interstate 25 as it heads into Loveland, Colorado.
The early morning light highlights a northbound empty hopper train just north of Palmer Lake.
18 478 from Railway Museum Nördlingen, a former Bavarian S 3/6 Pacific, hauls a special train from Stuttgart to Lindau and back.
RENFE 352-006-1 "Virgen Santa Maria" with Talgo 30270 from Madrid-Chamartin to Granada and Almeria in the Desfiladero de Despeñaperros.