Switching Riverside Yard and Georgia Pacific
It's about five minutes after 1pm, and the crew has just returned from their lunch break. The hard working crew of M&ET 605 continues her chores for the afternoon.
I hadn'tbeen to the M&HM since an Illini RR Club trip from Chicago with Mory Clebolt and friends on the Chief Illini PV back in 1964. I had to stop to see what was left and found a dorment RR with... (more)
The returning Valley & Siletz RR train from the mill at Siletz is seen west of Monmouth on it's way to Independence and the interchange.
The returning Valley & Siletz RR train from Valsetz is seen west of Monmouth on it's way to Independence and the interchange. The conductor, Bill Mertens, does not seem to have a care, he made ret... (more)
The folks at Modesto & Empire Traction rolled out a welcome mat for trio of Canadian visiters and a couple of 70 tonners were sitting outside the shop.
Prescott & Northwestern 70 tonner # 23 is crossing Olive Street in downtown Prescott while dropping six cars for interchange with the Union Pacific.
The last loads from the mill at Chester to the load transfer at Clear Creek Jct trundles through the woods on the Almanor Railroad.
Beautifully restored to her "as delivered" appearance, High Point, Thomasville & Denton 70-tonner 202 shows off her colors in Denton, North Carolina. This diminutive engine sat for years in Lauri... (more)
Looks like the Rahway Valley 16 is prepared to pull a string of cabooses. Not really... the 16 is on attached to the rear end of the Whippany Railway Musuem's caboose train. This caboose train wil... (more)
I love this time of year! The emerging colors compliment any scene and when there's a train in it with matching colors, so much the better! Here SSR's 70-tonner hauls home the last excursion of th... (more)
SSR 703 is doing the honors while both of SSR's steamers are laid up, looking good with a nice paint job and twin plumes belching from it's soup-can spark arrestor.
The sun peeks between an heavy layer of clouds to illuminate a trio of historic diesel locomotives.
Perhaps the most colorful and eclectic group of switchers that can be seen together today! Classic GE and EMD switchers are on display at the Whippany Railway Museum.
Belfast & Moosehead Lake GE 70 Tonner #52 near the roundhouse and turntable at Belfast ME.