The beautiful rake of Pullman cars composing the Alpine Classic Pullmann Express wanders in the Swiss Alps.
Late on a summer afternoon, three CSX four-motor units are at full throttle on the rear of a 90-car unit train of Kentucky coal bound for the Carolinas. This location is known as Irondale, and was... (more)
Canadian Pacific's manifest train #170, from Saint Paul to Kansas City, is seen here rolling south along the frozen Mississippi river at Dakota, Minnesota. Check out those mismatched number boards... (more)
LMS Hughes Crab restored to steam by the East Lancashire Railway. Seen here working hard in early morning mist and frost conditions
The Alpine Classic Pullmann Express, a Zermatt to St Moritz "Private deluxe train", leaves Andermatt, starting in climb to the Oberalp Pass on the rack section. The train is entirely com... (more)
The Alpine Classic Pullmann Express, a Zermatt to St Moritz "Private deluxe train" travels above Andermatt on a steep rack section leading to the Oberalp Pass.
Hopefully it won't be too much longer before a new generation can actually see N&W 611 in operation. I remember how exited I was to see, photograph and ride behind this great engine in 1982. I rem... (more)
A little cold weather shot for this morning: This is late November 1980 and Wise County has been dusted with some snow. Early in the morning, Extra 5048 East is on the Interstate Railroad main lin... (more)
On February 16, 2004, CSX unit coal train U382 has attained the top of the hill at Watkins, VA (a.k.a. "Big Cut," or "Danlboone"). The dark azure sky is completely unaltered by... (more)
A Canadian National freight rolls southbound under the old Arthur Road overpass just north of Slinger, Wisconsin.
An impressive lashup leads X332 through Bayview. Power is CN 8002, BNSF 5445, NS 9438, CN 2563.
A westbound Rio Grande merchandise train continues its assault on Soldier summit from Helper. Two examples of the D&RGW's newest power are joined by a tunnel motor on the head end.
Two Ford Transit cargo vans converted to rail vehicles are waiting for the steam train to overtake near the Faina station. These "special" rail vehicles are a usual sight on the Vaser va... (more)