Westmoreland Coal's Dump Train slowly rolls past the site (foreground) of the ex-Interstate Railroad's Callahan Avenue freight station in Appalachia en route to Holton, located on a spur off of th... (more)
NS 8731, one of Nine Tired old war wagons heading west out of Altoona in one of these so called "funeral" trains.
Nine tired NS war wagons head west for what will be their last trip out of Altoona. These units have been sold to Larry's Truck & Electric in Ohio and maybe someday, some of them will get a second... (more)
From the Roanoke Valley Preservation Foundation website:
After many years of planning by the National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) Roanoke Chapter, the Friends of t... (more)
A tale of two helpers. One, along for the ride swiftly running downhill on it's train already mostly done it's duty. The other, notching at full throttle just beginning to push the weight of it's ... (more)
Twenty-Seven and a half minutes elapse in this collection of four shots layered together as the Pennsy signal bridge at AR (Allegheny Range) stands tall against the backdrop of the swirling night ... (more)
Freshly Painted 23
Just two hours out of the paint shop and the freshly painted M&E 23 is with M&E 19 drilling at Lake Junction Wharton NJ as NJT train 851 heads west in th... (more)
The Herzoz work train heads south over the Mayo River.
The former Baltimore and Ohio Valley Line, from Harpers Ferry to Strasburg passes along the floor of the Shenandoah. In Charles Town the line crosses the former Norfolk and Western at grade and is... (more)
A southbound Winchester and Western train special from Hagerstown to Winchester crosses Mill Creek in Bunker Hill, WV on an original Cumberland Valley Railroad stone arch bridge that dates to the ... (more)
High hood GP9 498 basks in the light in Winchester and Western's Corning Yard. GP38 2197 rests on the adjacent track.
A northbound freight illuminates the scene and waiting in the wings are the new safetrans signals awaiting their installation to replace the venerable N&W CPL signals at Shepherdstown as part of t... (more)
A visiting NS grain train shares the yard tracks with 513 as the first snow of the season falls.
Inside the roundhouse at Rockhill, the "Easty" slumbers on.
These individual modules control independent functions of an EMD 38-2 engine and are known as "the brains" to those that work inside the cab.
SB11 is the sensor bypass, RC11 the locomot... (more)