The paint on SP 8652 has seen better days as it leads a colorful lashup west into the Tucson yard. Colorful lashups like this were common on the SP Sunset Route in Tucson during the 1990s into 20... (more)
Both high speed trains are multi-power trains who can run in Switzerland tracks and power. the white is one of world rail speed record engines who have run at 574,8 Kp/H, now engines run every day... (more)
The morning after the winter season's first measurable snowfall, a pair of R.J. Corman EMD SD40-2Ts bring the last cut of loaded coal hoppers out of the loadout at Pax to meet with the rest of the... (more)
A southbound Southern Railway manifest works past the small yard in Lynchburg, Virginia on a hazy July day.
My freight train coming from Hendaye and going to Paris-le-Bourget. It's stopped near Orléans for passing passenger trains.
CP ES44AC 8757 hauls a lengthy #118 into Marathon. With 33 mixed/41 platforms upfront, CP AC4400CW 9611 mid train, and another 73 platforms behind!
With the mercury dipping to -22c/-8F at the peak of the day, it is still business as usual for Canadian Pacific with their flagship Toronto to Vancouver #101; heading through Heron Bay East.
Snaking Down Cuesta. As the Blue Cut fire continues to ravage Cajon Pass some 250 miles away, UP 7373 leads the detouring QWCRVB downgrade off the Gold Tree horseshoe curve and toward the S... (more)
The Fire Train Stands By. Sitting beneath the smoke filled sky as the Thomas Fire goes on its ninth day of burning in Southern California, UP 546 and two original SP fire train water cars... (more)
Amtrak train 75, the midday southbound "Piedmont" service, cruises through High Point, NC on December 13, 2017 with F59PH number 1869 leading.
The NP depot at the lonely outpost of Bonner looks sharp to passing patrons on NP passenger trains.