"Long Island Caboose for Scrap"
One of Long Island Rail Road's surviving hacks sits on a flatcar along with another in Holban Yard shortly after being detrucked and prepped for t... (more)
UP operated an advance "sweeper train" two hours ahead of President Bush's funeral train, seen here crossing the Navasota River bridge just north of Navasota, Texas. The rumor mill had the UP Vet... (more)
After serving its purpose in Texas, UP 4141 leads the return train to Council Bluffs of 21 office cars across Lake Eufaula in Oklahoma during heavy rainfall.
Six "Alien Bee" strobe ... (more)
On a snowy day 42 years ago we've come down the 1%+stopping at Watertown,WI. to make a set out and pick up. This train was one of our worst in the winter as there were usually a lot of air leaks o... (more)
George W Bush, son of the late George H W Bush the 41st President, arrives in Santa Barbara on a whistle stop campaign tour up the California Coast. He would go on to be elected the 43rd President... (more)
Just over a year into its operation, a Paducah and Louisville freight is led by a pair of former Erie Lackawanna units on a southbound freight along the ICG's mainline. Tom Golden photo
Conrail is well over a year old, but a lot of operational changes are still in the planning stages. The former EL Lackawanna Cutoff is still intact, and through trains still pass through East Stro... (more)
Northbound City of New Orleans crosses the Pass Manchac drawbridge with my favorite heritage unit on the point.
In Powder River Basin, a lone DPU of a Union Pacific coal train passes an Aremotor-equipped well and some beasts that benefit from it just south of Bill, Wyoming, on July 3, 2016. I’m not sure whi... (more)
Seven UP engines, lead by 6048 (AC44CWCTE), muscle a long load of scrap iron gondolas up Monument Hill to Palmer Lake, Colorado.
The East Penn Octoraro crew is passing the former PRR Lincoln University Station as they head West towards Oxford
The Finger Lakes GS-2 job returns from Syracuse, crossing over Kingston Road on a snowy March day in Elbridge, New York.
Two Erie Lackawanna veterans, GP7 1234 and SW1200 459, are on the engine tracks of the former Lehigh Valley’s Coxton Yard. While processing this photo, I realized that the top of the Sullivan Trai... (more)
The end of the Z5300 Parisian EMUs
The Z 5300 series fared 145 units built between 1965 and 1975. The last remaining ones were withdrawn from service on Dec 8 2018. They were sta... (more)