The Milky Way looms over a deserted highway level crossing near Illabo, not far from Junee, in south-western NSW.
The headlights of a westbound light up the RoW as this old US&S signal display a clear signal for the train crew on this somewhat mild evening.
Progress. When United Taconite comes back from it's current idle status, the T-Bird trains that serve the mine will have all new signals to look at. Soon to be gone will be the old searchlight st... (more)
Built during the 1920s for a Western Suburbs railway between St James and Town Hall that never came to fruition, this section of abandoned tunnel lies dormant and all-but-forgotten beneath the nor... (more)
Dusk has arrived in the high country as eastbound coal loads from Energy Mine roll down the 2-percent grade approaching the west end of Rollinsville, Colorado on February 21, 2016.
A Union Pacific welder cuts the north rail during a grade crossing replacement at 72nd Avenue on UP’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision in Arvada, Colorado, on October 25, 2003.
The signals at Leetsdale, PA on a cool Winter evening.
The signals at Fort Gat backlit by a starry Winter night.
Sometimes don't you wonder why the railroad does what it does? Well this is one of those places at Ackley. CN usually to rips out anything and everything that doesn't get used to help with cost co... (more)
Under the cover of darkness, an eastbound loaded coal drag rolls under the PRR signals in Tipton, PA.
A signal protecting the CN Iron Range Sub at the Ramshaw diamond indicates a northbound train is coming back from Two Harbors and it's clear to cross the CN Rainy Sub.
A ROW crew member alerts his associates of an in-coming NJT train (seen in the distance) during a snow removal operation at Edison, NJ.
"Our Greatest Asset Is People," as noted at the bottom of the unique old Chessie Shops sign in Cumberland.
Just after sunrise on a cold January morning, this signal from the Norfolk & Western era stands guard over a private road crossing. Like the small community of Elliston, this scene has remained u... (more)