It's almost midnight and a light fog/rain/drizzle mix is in the air as a pair of signals protect the CN Iron Range Sub. at M.P. 66.3. In all types of weather, night or day they do their job.
In the cab of the operational "crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253, built in 1919 by SLM Winterthur and MFO Oerlikon.
The cab of Union Pacific rotary snowplow No. 900082 allows the crew to operate the motive power back in the train as well as the operations of the plow itself. The unique “marine windows” are spec... (more)
Got coal? That's about all Milwaukee Road 261 needs at this point - it's pretty much ready for its May debut.
Work place of the driver on the "crocodile" Ce 6/8 II # 14253, built in 1919 by SLM and BBC, and still operational for SBB Historic in Erstfeld.
Aboard a freight train, with the locomotive E-3227, of Italian origin (Breda Marelli), in a beautiful sunset over the fields of Maule.
Vince "The Godfather" Cipolla awaits the signal to depart Fillmore for a short excursion trip with a strong sense of reminiscence.
When presented with an invitation for a cab ride in N&W 1218, I didn't hesitate to accept. Engineer Jack Taylor is puffing on his ever-present pipe as we accelerate through Telford, TN with a Bris... (more)
Cab shot of MBTX 1133, a GP40MC. Taken with permission