Helpers are pushing a westbound coal train past Rochester Tower on Conrail's Ft. Wayne Line. The Cleveland line crossing over the Beaver River can be seen in the background.
The 765 storms past Harris Tower with a NS employee appreciation train.
HO Tower at Hancock, WV--on the former Baltimore & Ohio East End main line--was already a dinosaur in 1990. But, it still had 17 years of service left before it was closed. Sadly, the old wooden t... (more)
Amtrak 653 approaching its destination in Washington, DC passing by K Tower while working through a maze of tracks and catenary.
Q216 eastbound at UN Tower in New Castle, PA. UN Tower controlled the junction of the former B&O's P&W Subdivision with the P&LE mainline at the east end of New Castle Yard. It closed on Novembe... (more)
A lift bridge no more. VIA 69 is five minutes out of Montreal's Central Station with VIA 6446 leading. At left is the abandoned CN Wellington tower with a cyclist and some joggers passing o... (more)
An HHP led Northeast Regional passes the rather massive Dock Tower; one of the few manned towers still on the NEC.
Big Game engine passing Montreal's skyline. AMTK 189, the 'Big Game' engine is in Montreal for the second time in five days. Here is it 5 minutes out of Central Station as it heads south wi... (more)
Last of the Lightning StripesThe last two units on Canadian Pacific's roster to wear classic D&H lightning stripe paint, GP38-2s 7303 and 7304, lug a heavy D45 local north past the cosm... (more)
R403 is shown passing Anacostia Tower as it leaves CSX's Alexandria Subdivision and enters onto Conrail's Landover Line.
CSX 2313 switches a cut of covered hopper cars at Hancock in November 2000.
The departure of the Royal Canadian Pacific a day before scheduled threw many fans off, but some still made it out to see the sharp train blast north back to Canada. A popular location was the end... (more)