On the afternoon of September 20th, I ran by BNSF's Topeka, KS shops, and found their Hydrogen powered switcher #1205 sitting outside with its hood removed, giving us a rare view of it's innards. ... (more)
Ex-CP with double coupler car (Bar-chain couplers) to haul TOSHIBA electric cars. In the background the building of the Argentina Coast Guard.
Heading the Slatepicker south toward the Greenwich & Johnsonville connection late in the afternoon of a perfect late March day.
Southbound with train for Greenwich & Johnsonville connection at Salem Junction, New York.
A rare visit of the Sharks on a mainline train in Schenectady, shortly before being assigned to helper service in Binghamton
The "Slatepicker" from Whitehall heading south to interchange with Greenwich & Johnsonville; so-called because of large slate deposits along the line
A rare early morning movement of the Montrose Local, allowed me to capture this photo of the Montrose local, eastbound, at MP366 near the old Louisiania Pacific plant. The beautiful "Grand Mesa" c... (more)
Union Pacific's Montrose Local has a nice sized train today with 13 loads for Foster Farms in Delta and 16 empties for the wood chipper in Montrose. Seen here in Dominguez Canyon
The 1205 from the Osvaldo Sanchez sugar mill is the first (and certainly the last) steam locomtive with a wheel arrangement of 0-4-4 T that I have ever seen! And it was in steam ... This funny eng... (more)
Two workers brandishing a red flag with hammer-and-sickle logo. The purpose of this display is not known, but they were happy to be photographed - indicating a thumbs-up sign when I showed them th... (more)
2 SY 2-8-2s wait for work as a mine employee picks his way across the tracks.
Vline's new VLocity train at Southern Cross station Melbourne
This was nicknamed the "Ice Worm".