Spotted inside Union Pacific’s Kansas City locomotive Facility is EMD SD40N No. 1798 on October 21, 2013. Rebuilt at Union Pacific’s Jenks Shop, the locomotive is former SD40-2 No. 3178 built in J... (more)
The Forgotten Steam Engine
N&W 1151 has spent the last few years outside the Virginia Museum of Transportation awaiting some much needed attention. While the unit was saved fro... (more)
The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad museum in Baltimore, MD has quite an array of equipment displayed outside the museum for visitors to see. In this photo a B&O... (more)
A mix of first and second generation diesels await assignment at Rio Grande's Roper Diesel Shop in South Salt Lake on April 16, 1976.
The Greenbrier Express
Before heading back to New Jersey, we opted to stop in Clifton Forge, VA to see C&O 614, a locomotive which once regularly hauled excursions through New ... (more)
Reunited in Roanoke
After much fanfare over the past month, Norfolk & Western 611 sits quietly with its firebox still warm alongside its Roanoke-built sisters at the Virginia M... (more)
Southern Visitor from Georgia
Southern E8A number 6901j is resting in front of Norfolk Southern's Roanoke shops as a heavy rain squall passes through the area. The unit belongs... (more)
"Standard Cabs at the Club"
A trio of standard cabs lined up outside the Loco Shop. The 1004 used to be an NJ Transit GP40FH-2 #4135.
Rebuilt by Relco in Albia, IA in July of 2013, BNSF 972554, a "RSP38-2" basks in the Winter morning sun in Glendive, Mont. Upon further examination of the rotary, the lead truck is power... (more)
Although Glendive is primarily known to be an EMD shop, they still service GE's. The BNSF 4113, a GE C44-9W is in for a new traction motor. On 2/23/15 at Townsend, MT the unit suffered a locked tr... (more)
Unsure of the linage of this unit, but a MNA SD40-2 rests on a quiet Sunday morning.
Many argue FEC's new paint scheme is the most attractive. Living in FEC country, I think KCS EMDs dolled up as "Southern Belles" look mighty fine!
"Sisters in the Shops"
A pair of sequentially numbered ALPs sit side-by-side on tracks 11 and 12 in the MMC Loco Shop for their periodic inspections.
This old girl used to haul passengers on the CNJ Lines and later on NJ Transit's Hoboken Division, but these days she is assigned to equipment moves and work train duty as the CAT engine used to s... (more)
Marker lights shine bright as a pair of NJ Transit F40s sit outside the west end of the MMC Loco Shop on a quiet Friday evening. In their company were ... (more)