Break time. With a few minutes to kill before their next move, the crew of an Everett Railroad local passenger train takes advantage of the break to have a quick bite to eat, a cup of hot ... (more)
One thing high on the "to do' list was the H51/52 locals based out of Max on the New Town Sub. For the CP in 2017, this consist is pretty sweet. The H51 day job ended up going out to New Town... (more)
A Milwaukee transfer is captured westward on the KCT nearing Union Station and eventually winding it's way across the bottoms to the Kansas side and western connections.
A scene that most likely will never be repeated. A wash out near Maysville on the line and coal business pretty much dormant for their service, has left the business dead. Several pieces of equipm... (more)
A former GP35 road slug rolls over a blanket of fallen leaves leading a loaded tie train up the S&C Sub into Johnstown. Into the early 80's there were actually three tracks at this location in the... (more)
It was great to see this jewel round the curve having just exited the Starnes tunnel headed south with Santa and toys bound for Copper Creek, Kermit and other points south. The 75th annual CSX San... (more)
A postcard from Burma (with a steam train)
"TEE meets Giruno" was the motto of a trip of the RAe TEE II # 1053 of SBB Historic from Olten to Bussnang, for a factory tour at Stadler Rail, where the new high-speed train RABe 501 &q... (more)
The northbound deadhead move of the 75th Annual Santa Train rolls across the impressive Copper Creek trestle just outside of Clinchport VA at sunrise, departing after the first of several photo st... (more)
With an SP lead helper put on a t Spark, Amtrak train No. 5 pauses at Truckee for passengers. The train's next stop will be in Colfax on the other side of the pass.
Clinchfield Extra 800 South leads office car 100 out of Holston Tunnel #33 and across the South Fork Holston River.
Who Need a Delorean? Stepping onto the former Pennsylvania Railroad sleep/lounge "Colonial Crafts" is like stepping back in time to an era of train travel gone by. The rear vestibule is ... (more)
Workin' On The Railroad
Creeping crossing over the NS controlled NS/CSX Diamond at 23rd Street (MP WA-137.3/J-149.9 23rd St.) is the loaded ballast train CSX C025-13 making it's ... (more)
In my May trip out to Arizona I wanted to hit up the Lordsburg stuff since it had some different style signals on it east of Tuscon. The Lordsburg Sub is part of the Sunset Route that runs from Tu... (more)
UP 1124 moves down the Kenton Line after waiting for a Canadian grain train.