Unfortunately Rock Island’s jaunty paint scheme on these 3 GP-38-2’s rushing its train west to Denver on U.P. trackage rights was not enough to save the railroad which a bankruptcy court ordered l... (more)
On the Ground at Dubbers - The first of a set of five (5) former Chicago Northwestern (CNW) commuter cars that were acquired by Chicago Metra (METX) and later sold as surplus lies derailed ... (more)
Union Pacific SD70M No. 4609 sits in the sandblasting bay in the paint shop at North Little Rock’s Downing B. Jenks Shop on May 18, 2015.
1275 is taking a freight to Louisville KY. The L&N has just leased these units from the SCL. Notice the L next to the cab number.
Lehighton Bicentennials 5 - Arriving in Lehighton, looking for an Erie-Lackawanna bicentennial unit in helper service, I instead found an eastbound train lead by a D&H bicentennial unit stopping f... (more)
One of Norfolk Southern's unique "tri-clops" SD60M on the roster
Rainy Day in E’port:
I only ever visited the former CNJ shops in Elizabethport, NJ a few times, but there was always an interesting assortment of power there when I did. Here a GP38-2 fronts an a... (more)
"Mikado" 141 R 1244 is ready to go back to her train after taking water in Erstfeld, observed by a huge crowd.
A special consist put together by the four Class I railroads serving Duluth-Superior plus a Budd RDC borrowed from the North Shore Scenic Railroad rolled through Superior in conjunction with local... (more)
An ex-KLWX SW1500 of SP heritage leads a train of empty of gondolas across the busy Cumberland Avenue during the middle of rush hour. She is joined by KXHR 903 a slug unit that appears to be some ... (more)
We're in downtown Onalaska,WI. by the old C&NW depot. It appears that the C&NW's Winona/Lacrosse job is tied up for the evening. I've just arrived in God's country myself (that's what they called ... (more)
A loaded coke train, bound for Kentucky, rumbles east on the Adams Sub during a sunset that is heavily influenced by recent Canadian wildfires.
A locomotive simulator facing an F-unit. This CN locomotive simulator has been stored at Exporail since the end of 2013. It was on sale at one point but I am not sure who it belongs to now.... (more)
An Amtrak equipment move takes headroom past the restored Harris Tower at the west end of the Harrisburg Station while a westbound NS freight waits for a new crew and permission into Enola Yard.