Covered in snow. The power on VIA 15 (wrapped unit VIA 6402 along with VIA 6426 & VIA 6445) is covered in snow as it backs up towards Central Station in Montreal, its voyage from Halifax ne... (more)
Southbound intermodal train 40245 from Antwerpen Goderen/Belgium to Gallarate/Italy (Busto Arsizio intermodal terminal) with Siemens ES 64 F4 # 115 of MRCE, leased to SBB Cargo International with ... (more)
NS Hattiesburg is hosting a first responders training conference and has parked their train in the yard. On a gorgeous day like today was, who could resist? Only thing better would be to see it ... (more)
Union Pacific No. 1943, The Spirit, honoring our Armed Forces fly’s across the Gaviota Trestle with 20 Armour Yellow cars in tow. The Special will overnight in San Luis Obispo and continue on to ... (more)
With Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 763 tucked into the siding at Gaviota a 20-car Union Pacific officers special hustles west towards San Luis Obispo. On the point is Union Pacific 1943 wearing special... (more)
Norfolk Southern's "Honoring First Responders" unit leads a 12+ hour late Mercedes auto train 26A south into Locust Grove, GA along with a west coast visitor.
Art and Railways
From December 21 2007 to January 6 2008, the SNCF celebrated its 70th Anniversary with a spectacular exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris. The theme was "A... (more)
Today is the 11th years anniversary of world rail speed record at 574,8 Kp/H, the record engines run every days from Paris to Switzerland cities at 320 Kp/H (commercial speed). Just special markin... (more)
Norfolk Southern's "Honoring Our Veterans" unit trails a west coast leader on loaded grain train 50R as they sit in Jenkinsburg, GA for the northbound intermodal/freight parade on a cool... (more)
NS's Penn Central heritage unit leads an empty oil train down the ex-NYC mainline in Whiting Indiana.
"Old Rivets" at twilight, literally and figuratively, in her star-spangled US Bicentennial garb, southbound at 60-per with a Truc-Train. The engineer gives a hearty wave from the cab of... (more)
NS 8101 roll's through the past the old freight house in Genoa, IL!