Change at JamaicaA westbound Long Island Rail Road train threads its way through the maze of trackage at the railroad's large Jamaica Station in Jamaica, Queens, New York NY. This ... (more)
Long Beach Branch in LynbrookA Long Island train from Long Beach, headed to Atlantic Terminal, approaches the Lynbrook station in Hempstead, New York, on January 25, 2017. (Lynbroo... (more)
Red Locomotives and Red SignalsA westbound BNSF Railway intermodal train (consisting of single-stack containers) heads into the setting sun as it rolls through the passenger station... (more)
It Sounded Great!In a scheme repeated thousands of times in the 1970s and 1980s, a westbound Southern Pacific freight grinds upgrade on the Palmdale Cutoff, SP's shortcut between Bl... (more)
Basta HistoryIn June 1974, a trio of SD45s leads a Santa Fe westbound freight across Commonwealth Avenue in Fullerton, California. ATSF SD45 5513 is the former ATSF 1813, built in ... (more)
On November 17th, 2014 the final chapter of Union Switch & Signal searchlight signals on Tehachapi was closed when the last signals between Warren and Mojave, on the eastern slope, were retired in... (more)
A powered up westbound hotshot sails across BNSF's Needles Subdivision east of Lavic with the vast and rugged Mojave Desert as the backdrop.
Amidst the charred landscape on the western slope of Cajon Pass a monster westbound BNSF stack train carefully drops down grade with its head end approaching Pine Lodge on the former 'north track'... (more)
Westbound double stacks drift through Kingman Canyon on BNSF's Seligman Subdivision.
Westbound tonnage climbs out of Siberia on BNSF's Needles Subdivision as a eastbound shooter slips down grade in the foreground. The colorful consist on the westbound manifest includes ES44C4 7156... (more)
Afternoon at the MuseumA Massachusetts Bay Transit Agency Kinki-Sharyo Type 7 trolley approaches the Green Line E line's Museum of Fine Arts station on the last day of summer, Septe... (more)
Short and FastJust two days before Christmas 1978, a hot Santa Fe intermodal train climbs the eastern grade of the Tehachapi Mountain crossing as it approaches Monolith. This train... (more)
Top of the LoopA Santa Fe westbound freight rounds the Tehachapi Loop on September 4, 1978. The crew aboard SD45-2 5653 will shortly pass underneath the rear section of their train ... (more)
A Straight Shot to BakersfieldA westbound Santa Fe intermodal train escapes from a stormy crossing of southern California's Tehachapi Mountains on March 8, 1992. Powered by SD45 53... (more)
Only Two Units? How Very Un-SP-Like!A Southern Pacific westbound train arrives at the railroad's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California, on January 5, 1980. SP SD40T-2 8529 a... (more)