This is something you don't see just anywhere. Canon EOS 50D
A beautiful show of fireworks explodes behind the north bound signal at the south end of Montview, known as falwell. Canon EOS 50D
Part of the old Southern RR LL branch in Versailles, KY this rail still serves it purpose supporting weekend excursions at the Bluegrass Railway Museum.
Unloading Pipe for a nearby pipeline project.
After a crew change, the conductor on Amtrak 6, the California Zephyr, flashes a smile as his train departs for Salt Lake City (next crew change), and beyond to Denver, and eventually Chicago.
A kiss before parting: a young couple shares a goodbye before one of them boards Amtrak 742 for Sacramento at the classic ex-SP passenger station at San Jose.
Work continues into the night to rerail a coal train that jumped the tracks due to a sun kink.
This old Santa Fe RPO now owned by the Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad in Duluth, awaits restoration on the Radford siding in West Duluth.
A large transformer load on its way through Superior.
Three trains cross the landscape as they leave visable exhaust above the horizon. Storm clouds look to be brewing as 4th of July fireworks are soon to be off the ground. A snow fence and oil well ... (more)
CNs latest Distributed Braking Container on the rear of Q 199. The container also doubles as a FRED, note the three light bars on the back of the container.
A new concept in braking, this Distributed Braking Container is on it's trial run from Chicago to Vancouver on CN train 199.
After two forty hour shifts with the Lexington Fire Dept, and days without power, I finally can post pics from the ice storm. Thousands are still without power as I post this. Here's hoping everyo... (more)
A colorful gon departs the SBS yard in Saginaw.
Removal of Southern Pacific's old searchlight signals continues along the Santa Barbara Sub. Sunset seems appropriate to define the closing of this era...