A steam train is not a usual sight also for a monk. He was very surprised to see the steam locomotive and the large group of "long noses" running around and taking pictures. We had quite a good di... (more)
E8s through the weeds In November of 1985, the "Farewell to the Jersey Central" fantrip covered ex Jersey Central track prior to it being abandoned. As can be seen by the weeds, ... (more)
Fire, Water and the Pacific Surfliner. Hurrying past the ever growing the Thomas Fire, Amtrak 769 passes through Seacliff as it heads north for its next station stop of Carpinteria. Later ... (more)
The 1% grade of Logan Hill is the most challenging portion of the south exit out of the Powder River Basin. Two shiny Burlington Northern Sd70Macs and a SD60mac demonstrator scream in Run-8 up the... (more)
She lets her stack do her talking. If you're living in the Georgetown, Colorado area, then you don't need a schedule to know when the former International Railways of Central America (IRCA)... (more)
Union Pacific's 'Katy' heritage 1988 unit crosses the Truckee River in December 2017 near Verdi, Nevada. Union Pacific 1988 is an EMD SD70ACe locomotive owned by Union Pacific Railroad. It is one ... (more)
NSB El.15.2196 and El.15.2191 with an ore train from Kiruna to Narvik. NSB had six of these locomotives which hauled the ore trains always in pairs. The use of these locomotives on Swedish tracks ... (more)
The St. Croix Valley uses an SD40M-2 to switch out sand cars at the Titan Lansing Transloading facility in Harris, Minnesota.
An autorack train and light power set move about in BNSF's Northtown Yard near the General Mills elevator. Buried among the power pictured is the Great Northern SD45 and a BNSF rotary plow. more)
We're on the eastward track heading west while the Ford train passes on the westward track...both train are on the wheel house curve(Milwaukee Road terminology)as the wheel shop of the now closed ... (more)
An eastbound (BN 52?) exits the east portal of Tunnel #2.
When my father would see his Uncle Rob, he would usually would give my father a new Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's Card. Robert S. McKee, Sr. worked for Baldwin as a design engineer, so Uncle ... (more)
Last night of the day as the stars come out.
Re 6/6 11607 (620 007) heads a set of empty dump wagons from Schlatt to Zurich just passing the bridge over Rhine between Feuerthalen and Schaffhausen.
The eastbound Empire Builder crosses Two Medicine Trestle at East Glacier.