There was a lot of activity in the departure yard of Union Pacific's West Colton yard on a rainy night. A crew is working on BNSF 7703 to prepare it for departure to Barstow.
Two Metro-North F40s bracket the AAR's "Track Loading Train," as it lays over in the Days yard. Behind the 4912, is AAR 100, a car built for the California Zephyr.
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train rests overnight near the former Soo Line yard at Shoreham.
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stops at St. Paul Union Depot for a show - there were around 5,000 people there to greet it!
47818 waits to depart Preston with 2Z20 17:29 to Manchester Victoria
I stopped by Pepper Ave. after my class and found this old switcher working in the GATX Railroad facility.
Pennsylvania Railroad style position light signals protect the switches at Dunton Interlocking.
"Track Loading Vehicle"
A pair of Metro-North F40s bracket two pieces of inspection equipment from the Association of American Railroads in Hoboken's Days Yard. AAR 100, ... (more)
Milwaukee Road 261 and the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train meet for the first time at St. Paul Union Depot. What a sight this was!
Amtrak No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, backs into Denver Union Station under the new trainshed on the pleasant Colorado night of December 6, 2014.
In the early 1990’s, Southern Pacific finally made it to Chicago by acquiring the bankrupt Chicago, Missouri and Western’s St. Louis to Chicago line and through trackage rights via BN. To celebrat... (more)
"Overnight in Hoboken"
A pair of Pennsylvania Railroad E8As rest quietly on Track 8 in Hoboken Terminal as they spend the night where the Lackawanna's Pheobe Snow used to depart fr... (more)