Photographed from the Roosevelt Avenue bridge, New York Central train #28 the NEW ENGLAND STATES at LaSalle Street Station in Chicago . An A-B-A set provide the power with E8A #4089 in the l... (more)
Caboose on display next to the former NYC, now Lycoming Valley line in Jersey Shore PA.
New York Central observation car #43 Hickory Creek brings up the rear of the Toys for Tots train at NYS&W's Hawthorne Station. The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, Toys for Tots train, made stops on the... (more)
Sometimes the locomotive isn't the most interesting thing on the train. The Lake Shore Limited rolls along the former "Water Level Route" with the NYC Hickory Creek observation car at the tail end... (more)
The abandoned Big Four Bridge over the Ohio River in Louisville has been re-purposed as a pedestrian bridge (I'm guessing one of the sturdiest ones out there).
New York Central and Hudson River's pride, #999, built in 1893 and the first locomotive travel at 100 miles per hour, sits now in the Museum of Science & Industry in Chicago.
An unusual visitor to these parts of the US, New York Central heavyweight passenger car "Portland" takes up the rear of 11 as it goes under the MP 377 signal bridge for the last time, as the signa... (more)
Restored, kind of. New York Central E8 #4097 hangs out on display in Duanesburg, New York. The locomotive is owned by Merli Manufacturing Co and is supposed to be turned into a café. For m... (more)
A bunch of us young rail buffs from Milwaukee and Chicago have arrived at Streator,IL. on a CB&Q steam trip. We've got a couple of hours at Streator so we walk to the NYC yard and bum a ride from ... (more)
An excursion on the Nashville & Eastern (ex-Tennessee Central) is stopped near Lebanon, TN. The concrete milepost is an L&N fixture. The L&N took over this segment of the TC in 1969.
The classic EMD "bulldog" nose of New York Central 4068 is viewed from an unusual angle.
The Babbling Brook makes 2013 look like 1963!
Built by the New York Central between 1929 and 1934 as way to move trains through Manhattan’s West Side above the streets of the city, the High Line would serve the city well and even earned the n... (more)
Modern power meets elegant varnish... During Grand Central Terminal's Parade of Trains anniversary celebration, Metro-North P32AC-DM 202 (built in 1995) found itself next to former New York... (more)