MMA freight train headed west crossing Ships Pond Stream on Onawa Trestle. From Brownville bound for Montreal carrying a few freight and many empty oil cans. Photographer: Tim Smith
The best Railroading in Savannah is hearing these old guys work!
A downhill or west bound Union Pacific double-stack is on Main 2 in the "S" curve just after Hill 582 and just before the former location for tunnel #1. For this picture I am standing at the edge... (more)
This BNSF manifest is on Main 2 at the former location of tunnel #2. The large amount of earth required to be moved to daylight the tunnel is evident by the dramatic cut in the mountainside. Not... (more)
ATSF F45 1936, along with a pair of SD45s, is ready to depart the west end of Argentine Yard, on quite possibly the F45's first revenue trip following delivery from EMD earlier in the month.
Another in the seemingly endless parade of double-stack trains on the BNSF "Transcon" exits Barstow Yard and enters the Needles Subdivision. The train blocks the view of the Barstow depot where t... (more)
A long BNSF double-stack climbs its way uphill at Walong in Tehachapi Pass. For this angle, I climbed about 150 feet up the steep incline of the hill across from the Loop Monuments on the Woodfor... (more)
Union Pacific 844 has been restored and painted back to its original paint scheme while it enjoys its retirement working leisure weekends on the Nevada Southern Railway, a short tourist line runni... (more)
The waning gibbous moon is just starting to rise over the hillside casting an eerie glow on the fog rolling down into the Potomac River Valley.
An Eastbound intermodal train (probably... (more)
An EMD leader takes a grain train Southward through Dalton.
An NS hero rides out of the sunset to save the day.
Late afternoon in Birmingham at the popular 32nd St. crossing.
A freshly painted switcher works the yard for the Birmingham Southern RR.
The wonderful Birmingham afternoon sun catches this I-modal as he heads into downtown.