A pair of IC SD40-3s shove a southbound manifest out of Fond Du Lac and up Byron Hill.
July 2000 finds me watching trains on the UP Spineline in central Iowa. A northbound empty grain train races towards Mason City as they blow past Bradford. The sun and clouds were barely working i... (more)
An empty grain bound for western Iowa is about to Blairsburg in central Iowa. The CN era of big power hasn't quite taken effect west of Waterloo back in 2006, the 40's were still king on many trai... (more)
A westbound IC, what looks like an I-11 type train, slams across the UP Spineline in Iowa Falls. The train has just pasted the old Mills Tower that was open til 1993. The two-story tower was built... (more)
I made 2 trip to Saskatchewan back in 2010-11. There are some cool railroad operations and scenery in this providence. One of the must do shortlines was the Great Western railroad. The railroad w... (more)
Lots of people get cranked up for the RDC test car that CN uses to do geometry testing across their system. The only reason I was excited was for my kids to see it for the 1st time. The CN usually... (more)
Under steam. The 611 works up a head of steam at the beginning of the night photography shoot at the N.C. Transportation Museum.
On the Line. In an O. Winston Link setting, the 611 sits at the VA-NC state line while a local family comes out to greet the engineer. In actuality, of course, this was taken at the N.C. T... (more)
NS Predecessors. The N&W 611 runs around to the front of Spencer Shops near S. Salisbury Ave./Highway 29 and by the old Southern Railway Water Tanks. The 611 was under the control of some ... (more)
She'll be comin' round the bend .... N&W 611 runs around the Spencer Roundhouse with amateur engineers at the controls, headed toward the entrance area of the N.C. Transportation Museum, ... (more)
BN 3 leads the coach train east of Union.
On a Sunday afternoon in Penn Central's first summer, New York Central RS-3s gather at the Putnam Junction engine terminal in Brewster, NY, to await the Monday morning rush hour. By this time the ... (more)
ELS 300 & 400 prepare to run around the shippers special at Pembine for the northbound run to Mass City.
Saturday Night Lights This Southern FP7 and the Norfolk & Western 620 GP9 rest under the lights, indifferent to the hullabaloo surrounding the night photography session for the N&W 611 at ... (more)
KER PCC Streetcar 4616 runs through the streets of Kenosha.