After always following in consist, i was finally able to catch the new Tier IV demonstrator upfront in Albina Yard.
The 2016 - 24th Annual - Glory Days of the Railroad Festival in White River Junction was another success. At the night photo session on Saturday night, our P&W train heads out of town while havin... (more)
A pair of Saratoga & North Creek BL2s are on point of the morning's train as it rolls over the Sacandaga River in Hadley, NY.
Creeping along at 12 MPH, this testing special is about to disappear into the west portal of the Moffat Tunnel. The train will stop at East Portal, wait for the tunnel to vent, and return west thr... (more)
CSX 99 heads west out of a September thunderstorm en route to the Mine of West Virginia.
Overhead view of Amtrak's Beech Grove shops, showing Trim Shop #1 and #2 and the transfer table in between them.
Drone flown with permission from Beech Grove safety and Amtrak PD. Please ... (more)
How I Spent My Third Wedding Anniversary (Thanks, Honey!)After assisting the World's Fair Daylight (N... (more)
New power on the New York & Atlantic Railway PR20B 300/301
Amtrak's Pennsylvanian "crosses" Irishtown Road in the heart of Amish Country. In order to accommodate higher speed trains, the Keystone Corridor's three remaining grade crossings were e... (more)
You never knew what you might encounter at Rio Grande’s North Yard in the mid- to late-60s. The Grande’s own roster was unexciting -- lines of Geeps, F-units and SW1200 switchers. The wild card wa... (more)
First day operating with new paint scheme. Returning to Lansdale, Pa from the ESPN interchange at Telford, Pa. This was one the Reading Company's Bethlehem Branch.
Milwaukee Road's Hostlers are getting a roll on a couple of E9's just east of the Cutoff. This power will be for" the Traveler" train 24 departing at 0745. When we were Hostling you'd ha... (more)
Now this made for quite a sight climbing out of Missoula across the 10th, especially as they rolled thru the trees in Arlee.
A Metra train passes by Amtrak's yard facility in Chicago, with the city visible in the background.
Qom - also spelled as Ghom - is considered holy by Shi`a Islam. It is the religious capital of Iran. The RAI station, with its Mosque - as all stations in Iran - mi... (more)