FRV 4159 brings a freight past the Kimberly, WI depot in December of 1992. This ex-CNW line provided a lot of paper traffic for the Fox River Valley RR. The depot did not last much longer though.
In the mid-1960s, the Boston & Maine's Connecticut River Line was dominated by GP7s, RS-3s, and the railroad's remaining F-units. Train SJ-1 (Springfield, MA, to White River Junction, VT) passed t... (more)
MVPX units 1711 and 1751 sit inside the small yard at the Knoxville Locomotive Works waiting to be rebuilt into brand new units.
Photo taken with permission.
The GP7u rebuild program is in production mode at Cleburne in mid 1980. The second unit out is a former UP GP9B.
The Denver Rock Island Railroad operates a variety of vintage engines including this GP7.
After reversing to the 8th Avenue Yard, GVRR 2199 leads the "Trinity River Run" trip over the Trinity Park Trestle as they return to the Stockyards.
Mixed Train on the Chesapeake and Ohio. The Hot Springs Mixed, train 310, pauses at the Covington, Virginia station while returning to Clifton Forge. GP7 5894 has just one coach and a caboose on t... (more)
The weekly train from Lakeview to Alturas passes Chimney Rock on a summer morning. Clearly, when the Nevada-California-Oregon narrow gauge came through, someone had to move.
The new Gyralite is installed on the rear hood of the Nashville Chattanooga & St. Louis GP7 #710 as part of phase 1 by the Tennessee Valley Railroad in to returning the GP7 back into it's origina... (more)
SOO Line GP7 383 leads a transfer out of Bensenville Yard as Metra trains pass at the Franklin Park, IL station in Sept 1997.
CNW's Eden Turn, powered by a pair of Geeps, switches the yard in Fond Du Lac, WI in March of 1988. The train, led by CNW 4467, will soon head south back to Butler.
Former Erie/Erie Lackawanna GP7 1228 waits for its next weekday assignment at Bangor, Pennsylvania.
CNW 4479 switches some car at the Ladish Drop Forge facility in Cudahy, WI in January of 1991. This is on CNW's Old Line, the former passenger main between Chicago and Milwaukee.
A Roger Puta Photograph
CNW 4140 departs Watertown, WI with a decent size train in July of 1991. The train is headed for Clyman Junction on CNW's Adams Line, where it will exchange outbound freight for inbound freight. T... (more)