A pair of Jersey Central GP7s and a string of heavyweight coaches make up an evening commuter train ready to board passengers under the trainshed of Newark's Penn Station. Conrail came in three mo... (more)
CNW 4287 crosses the Sheboygan River in Sheboygan, WI in December of 1986. The train is heading to Sheboygan Falls on a line that sees little use these days.
NJT GP7 with Stone Train. The arrival of new F40s displaced the ex Jersey Central NJT GP7s to work train service. In this scene, a pair are spotting hoppers at the Green Brook NJ quarry f... (more)
Crossing the E-W mains over to the CB&Q yard is NW's transfer, the lineage of this GP7 goes back to the original Wabash roster, the railroad that served the Bluffs up from Moberly, MO. up till 196... (more)
On a hazy summer evening, several GP7s showed up in Port Jervis still wearing the post-merger black and "light imitation gold" paint.
These former Erie units lacked dynamic brakes. Th... (more)
This is the view south from the Lafayette Road overpass in St. Paul on a blustery winter day. A Rock Island transfer disturbs the birds as it passes northbound towards Westminster Junction with s... (more)
New Jersey Transit GP7 5681 was built for passenger service on the Jersey Central. When new additions to the roster made the aging unit surplus, it was placed into work train service, as seen here... (more)
With the Christmas season starting in full force, the Grapevine Vintage Railroad is now running their annual North Pole Express trains for the holidays. Here the first train on the second day of o... (more)
Maine Central GP7 579, still in its original 1952 paint, stands in front of the freight house in Rockland, Maine in 1977. The unit was chop nosed and painted in MEC’s gold/green scheme in 1980, an... (more)
Louisville & Nashville GP7 391 heads up a short freight passing Thorton tower, south of Dolton, IL. The locomotive and the trackage are both former Chicago & Eastern Illinois property.
A Chicago Northwestern GP7 leads a Grand Trunk Western GP38-2 on a southbound (railroad east) stack train through Blue Island. Tom Golden photo.
CNW 4162 wearing its final CNW color scheme has found a new life switching the elevator at Silver Creek, NE, adjacent to Union Pacific's mainline west from Omaha. Ten years after the UP-CNW merger... (more)
NC&StL 710 glisten in the last evening sun, as the 1950 geep charge the air on the nine car consist on the Autumn Leaf Special. Once the two Star on the other end of the train is unc... (more)