"ALCOs Under the Cutoff"
Having made multiple trips previously, the Norfork Southern Erie heritage SD70ACe 1068 made an encore appearance on the Ayer, Massachusetts originated train 23K–27. The train is seem passing throu... (more)
After several days of dark, cloudy weather, the sun finally came out and illuminated the scenic Columbia River Gorge. With the hills just beginning to show their springtime green, a westbound UP m... (more)
In what seems like a possible step back in time, Pennsylvania Railroad K4 #3750 looms in the background behind M1b #6755 on a gloomy March day. Two sisters of the standard railroad of the world, s... (more)
UP 5599 (AC44CWCTE) approaches the smelter with a westbound stack train.
GP20C-ECOs 2258 and 2262 lead the the De Beaujeu turn through the village of Finch.
A miner waits to cross the tracks at Longhu mine, as decorated SY 0894 passes by.
BNSF 5498 and a fellow Pumpkin lead an NS train south towards Marion and into the setting sun on a beautiful winter evening at Obl. The N&W coal tower in the distance still stands, greeting trains... (more)
KCS 3974 leads Q106 past an unusually "fan free" scene at Marion, as it enters the final miles towards its destination at the Schneider Intermodal Facility, East of town.
Strasburg Rail Road 2-10-0 #90 leads its train past a farm and back into Strasburg, PA on a nice Spring afternoon.
A PATCO train is a mere light blur as it crosses the Delaware River from Philadelphia into Camden, New Jersey over the Ben Franklin Bridge.
April 30th, 1971 marked the end of most private intercity rail service in the US. Although I was struggling to finish at Circle campus and was scheduled to work that evening I spent most of the d... (more)