Electro-Motive: The Next Generation of Progress...
They say the weather in Colorado can change within five minutes, and that is absolutely true. While chasing the "Demos" up the hill, gaining almost 3,500 - 4,000ft in elevation, it was a... (more)
One last ride. Western Maryland Consolidation #734 rides the Frostburg Turntable as the engine is turned during a Lerro Productions Freight Charter in February of 2016. The locomotive per... (more)
Frostburg Local. A short Western Maryland Freight winds its way around the contours of Piney Mountain, through a location known as "Lap" on its morning run from Cumberland to Fros... (more)
It's actually just before 6 AM and patrons begin to set up for a runby at the Port Clinton yard. Meanwhile - over by the roundhouse, the crew throttles #425 for a positioni... (more)
B&M 300, built 12/1977, is on train and ready to depart the Mechanicville Yard. This unit ended up on the Ontario Northland as ON2201 in 2005.
T'was the Night before Charter
While many patrons of an upcoming Lerro Productions charter were relaxing late at night in their rooms, things were a stir at the roundhouse in Port Clinton... (more)
BICB(Blue Island to Council Bluffs) led by 513 with 516 trailing crosses Nebraska Street in Bureau Junction. This is the junction of the E-W main with the branch to Peoria, IL.
Long hood forward running through the S-curves south of the Kalamazoo River, GP30M4216 and I see this short local. They headed down to New Buffalo to run around their train, work at Sawyer, and b... (more)
Conrail RDC's on the Harmon to Poughkeepsie shuttle stop at Peekskill, NY on a gray winter day.
A Roger Puta Photograph
One Last Pull! 100-year old WMSR 734 pulls out of the yard in Ridgeley early in the morning to start what was expected to be its last day of service before its 1472-day inspection. Since t... (more)
The B&O Orange Blossom Special A Roger Puta Photograph
The Palmetto for Augusta. A Roger Puta Photograph
Heading Back Down! A freight prepares to leave the passing siding at Frostburg and head down the hill to Cumberland with a few carloads of freight. A Lerro Productions photo charter.