This train arrived on Sunday afternoon 7-27-14 in Chicago and it took till Tuesday 7-29-14 to get out and head west toward North Dakota.
1431 was built by Clyde Engineering in NSW in 1957 for NZ Railways. It was sold to Steam Incorporated in 1988 who restored and returned it to mainline service in 2009. Here it is seen passing the ... (more)
July 27, 2014. Here we have Amtrak’s Los Angeles bound Southwest Chief #3 as it makes an appearance just outside of Galisteo, NM, on an absolutely beautiful mid-summer afternoon.
The hogger of a Barstow-bound manifest throttles out of the siding at Bealville, just as the sun sets over the Tehachapi Mountains.
A new SD70Ace muscles a loaded coal train through the Denver Yard and will head south on the Joint Line.
1431 was built by Clyde Engineering in NSW in 1957 for NZ Railways. It was sold to Steam Incorporated in 1988 who restored and returned it to mainline service in 2009. Here it is seen entering Wai... (more)
An eastbound manifest passes the elevator at Marquette.
At the BNSF Denver engine servicing facility you can often find a colorful and varied selection of engines. Here we see two SD40-2's (CEFX 3181 and BNSF 1961) and a former SOO Line SD60 waiting fo... (more)
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: Stacks and pigs south on the River Sub.
A Norfolk Southern SD60I leads a freight train through Derry, Pa.
The Victorian Goldfield Railways' J549 and Steamrail's K190 perform for photographers during a 'Rail Scenes' night shoot.
As the sun starts to set behind the thick bay area fog, Richmond Pacific's leased GP15 strolls down the street on it's way to grab more cars.
CN Centralia "yard job" heading back to exIC yard with BNSF interchange traffic.
Rumbling westward on the Montana Rail Link, a BNSF stack train curves through Lombard Canyon west of Lombard, Montana, on June 17, 2014.
A Dash 9 leads an eastbound Stockton, CA to Chicago, IL stack train slowly down into Mojave after battling the steep climb up and over Tehachapi Pass on a warm summer morning in the Tehachapi moun... (more)