MMA Machine Shop wheel center where they are today pulling off wheel bearings which will be sent out for rebuilding. In the middle of the wheel rail there is a yellow rod that will lift up so tha... (more)
A MOW crewmember welds two pieces of rail together under the hot AZ sun.
The train bulletin on the side of the station at Bristol on April 21, 1969 was typical for the declining days of rail passenger service. The New Orleans to New York "Pelican" had been cut back to ... (more)
During the winter months in Maine railroads can go through traction motors. Here MMA workers with the help of the overhead crane are getting good traction motors to take into the engine house for... (more)
EX BAR MW equipment shows its versatility with a snow blower behind cleaning out switches after the Feb 14 snow storm.
EX BAR MW plow is still cleaning up after the big snow storm on Feb 14.
VB 101 had a busy last week. This is the inside where the plow operator sets and controls the entire plow.
Starry, starry night. You say you'd like to see some diesels and perhaps fewer star tr... (more)
A BN crew works to pull cars from the Incan Superior using a mix of BN/GN/M&STL flats as idler cars.
Loading a pellet train for the dock can be a dusty job.
A "Link" to the past - Having been replaced by a modern signal, Agent J.L. Akers no longer waives steamlined 4-8-4's past the still standing station at Rural Retreat. Only one of the two tracks r... (more)
Alco truck bearing
Alco 539 engine cradle. Not many shops have one of these.
Ex CP plow now MMA VB102 is in the car shop being winterized and tested for the up coming winter assignments.
Winter time can be very difficult for the conductor.