The view from a locomotive on the scenic Thamshavnbanen, a narrow gauge railway in central Norway. Visible to the left is the river Orkla.
A mine run out of Norton has spotted up a 60-car string of empty hoppers for loading at 4 AM the next morning at Red River Coal's Steer Branch load out. The train will be consigned for Eastman Che... (more)
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The controls of the D&NE #28, which is currently sitting in the shop it once called home many years ago, this ex-DM&IR #332 2-8-0 now owned by the Lake Superior Railroad Museum is undergoing a co... (more)
On board eastbound Q378 with the Pittsburgh skyline to the left and westbound R137 approaching on No. 1 Track.
This is a view from the 'office' of CPR C-Liner 4105 as it crosses the mile long Lethbridge, Alberta viaduct. Compared to cabs of today, this one is quite primitive. Note the interesting throttl... (more)
Keymar, MD 12/27/2011 -- Travelling at 15 m.p.h. (digital numbers), the engineer has applied a seventeen pound reduction to his air brakes (gauges) to slow his train for the siding ahead, beckoned... (more)
Looking inside the numberboard compartment for MNA 7704...wait. MNA 4077. Hey, 7 hours of sitting still, you might as well try something.
A look inside the cab of 720 at night, dirty windows and all!
Have you ever wondered what all those pipes, handles, levers and general copper-work and ironmongery are in the cab of a Victorian steam locomotive? All I can tell you is that it's great for keepi... (more)
A Cab shot of a Dash 9 locomotive. Taken with permission.
After a trip to Hinckley, MN to pick up a 30 car BNSF transfer of grain loads, the GP9 duo from the St. Croix Valley RR roll south down the former NP Skally Line about to cross over the Snake Rive... (more)
Cabview of GMD1 ; Note: Wearing all required PPE/and CN employee
Pretty Basic Stuff--Forward or backwards, fast or slow. Beep beep, ding ding.
Honk if you're...