New & Old
A brand new D&EMU passes by much older units withrawn from service and waiting for the scrapper's torch
CN 3101 leads CN B730, a potash train bound for Saint John, as they head through the town of Hampton, New Brunswick. The building on the right was once a CN station, but now operates as a tourist ... (more)
On their way home from Railfair in Sacramento. Union Pacific 844 in her greyhound paint scheme and 3985 put on a show.
BN's class GP35 was GN's class GP35. No. 2500 leads a former CB&Q GP35 on a transfer headed towards Lyndale Yard Minneapolis' west side. The train is coming off the Mississippi River freight line ... (more)
The NS 8025 starts making its way to the second cut of Charlotte intermodal.
A welded rail train meets an intermodal train as it passes the Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, PA.
Lots of "stuff" to see in this photo. Three tunnel motors bring a freight through the yard lead by Cotton Belt SD40T-2 8334, followed by SP SD40T-2, 8278 and SP SD45T-2, 9288. Behind 928... (more)
One big problem with railfanning is the tracks often go through the bad part of town. While waiting for the train to come here (with pulls from Amerigas) I watched some folks chase each other with... (more)
Modelers take note:This freshly-painted Union Pacific GP38-2 is so clean that, at first glance, it appears to be an unweathered model. But even a clean unit has a little dirt, as e... (more)
Well that was unexpected. With word from upstate New York railfans that AMTK 69 (the northbound Adirondack) left Albany with a GP38H-3 as sole power yesterday, I was one of many rail... (more)
On the occasion of the winter steam special of Steam Adventure Tours and Club 1889 to the Engadine, a large vehicle line-up was arranged in Pontresina. From left to right steamlocomotive G 4/5 # 1... (more)
Norfolk Southern is in the process of receiving their second shipment of GE's newest ET44AC's. 7 out of 34 total locomotives were carried along by NS 362 one Sunday afternoon.
The View from the East Portal of Tunnel 12 - [Gorge Ride 2017 Series] - A view of the Gorge looking east from inside the East Portal of Tunnel 12. After a two year hiatus from entering the... (more)
Rock Fall Near Tunnel 8 - [Gorge Ride 2017 Series] - Winter rains loosen the ground causing rocks to fall on the track below.