Bad line make this derailment , at least only the two Alcos derailed and the coaches stayed on the line.
An eastbound/southbound BNSF manifest loops the "loop" on its winding way up the mountain. A warbonnet leads with two distributed power units pushing. A CD with over 70 high-resolution aerials wi... (more)
A great start to a day of photography on the Columbia River Sub. This vehicle train snakes off the bridge and along the bluffs, seemingly all the way back to Wenatchee. Fortunately the train was... (more)
Royal Canadian Pacific Tour train
The lady doing her washing pays scant attention to the passing of the regular FES afternoon mixed to Sitio del Nino. At Sitio three steam powered link and pin mixed trains will meet to swap passe... (more)
We are on the high plateau behind the Andes mountain range that you can see beyond the lakes. The landscapes - adorned with wild life - are beautiful as long ... (more)
Union Pacific consolidation #618 crosses the Snake Creek Trestle during winter. This is the winning color photograph from Winterail 2009.
Famous class A 1218 struggles up the Blue Ridge grade with an eastbound freight while a leased RF&P EMD E8 rolls downgrade with the POWHATAN ARROW.
the results of a serious level crossing collision, one fatailty, the truck driver. Crew escaped with minor injuries.
Note, the remains of the truck can be seen to the left of 8147
English Electric type 3, 37411 crosses the causeway at Golant in Cornwall, England with a railtour from Plymouth. The class 37 was on the rear of the train, while a Standard 4 steam loco was on th... (more)
Tools Of The Trade. All of the things that make this probably the best-equipped steam locomotive shop in North America fill up all the space not occupied by locomotives. The cage i... (more)
This is a result of an early morning derailment on CP's Thompson Sub. This derailment resulted in no trains running on CP's Thompson and CN's Ashcroft Sub.
BNSF 7687 fresh from GE with new logo (H3 paint) sits in Cicero Yard waiting to get to the facility.
The detoured Coast Starlight has just passed through the Soledad Canyon road under crossing in the last rays of sun light