On the former Santa Fe Transcon, Amtrak's Phase I 40th Anniversary unit leads the eastbound Southwest Chief between Los Angeles and Chicago, crossing over Ellison Creek on a large railroad trestle... (more)
An eastbound Susquehanna freight crosses the Ramapo River at Oakland, N.J.
It may be a dreary day in February of 1988, but you tend to ignore that when CNW 6000 is your prey. It's the one and only SD-CAT on the roster, a SD45 rebuilt with a Caterpillar prime mover. CNW 6... (more)
A sky full of stars and two beautiful steam engines!
Grand Canyon Railway steam 2-8-0 #29 and steam 2-8-2 #4960 were in operation on Feb. 7 and 8 for a 2-day photo charter by Lerro Productions.
A later than usual Whitestone turn passes under the beautiful wooden bridge in downtown Jasper with GP10 No. 7562, GP9 No. 6576, and three empty hoppers. With the arrival of newer Patriot Rail loc... (more)
Passing through the town of Glenwood, WV on the former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad territory, CSX train Q316 makes some noise as it passes over Boggs Road.
CSX manifest Q539 rolls across Otter Creek not far south of Ford,KY on CSX's CC Sub. SD50-2 #8527, ES40DC #5461 & SD40-2 #8060 power the Atlanta,GA bound freight on a frigid 12 degree morning.
Green Mountain Railroad train #263 is seen crossing high above Ludlow, Vermont, with the Okemo Ski Resort visible in the distance. The train is led by VTR SD70M-2 431, GMTX GP38-2 2208 and VTR GP4... (more)
On a frigid February morning, a direct train from Bay Head to New York crosses the Raritan River at Perth Amboy. The lead unit, ALP-45DP no. 4507, is decorated to honor military members and veter... (more)
The 428 job to Bettendorf gets ready to leave the Lower Yard in Rock Island with the iconic Centennial Bridge spanning the Mississippi River in the background.
Hot load: Southern Pacific EMD SD40T-2 No. 8492 and GP35E No. 6322 power a short westbound train over Cienega Creek Bridge near Vail, Arizona, on April 22, 1990. That John Deere combine is apparen... (more)
The 212 is at full track speed (40 mph) passing the "bloody bucket" 28th Division red keystone on the 9th Street viaduct. The old Railroad House on the left (now apartments) no longer s... (more)
Old School on the Coast Line - An NJT 4219 and 4129 double-header shoving from Bay Head to Hoboken. Like most of the F40s in the NJT fleet 4129 is no longer in service.
A loaded Alcoa alumina train crosses the Collie River between Brunswick Junction & Burekup. The P Class locomotives are 1989 vintage GE CM25-8.
Back on "home rails", Norfolk Southern's Pennsylvania Railroad heritage unit leads eastbound intermodal train 24K across the Neshaminy Creek in Langhorne, PA on the former Pennsy;vain Ra... (more)