Login · Sign Up 

Your search returned 25 photos. Here are photos 1 - 15 sorted by 
displaying .

« 1 2 »

  « Previous Page · New Search · Next Page »

Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 645155

The wreck train and its crew out of New Haven have just arrived at the site of a 29-car derailment at Shelton, CT, on the NH Maybrook Line and they're ready to go to work. The star of the show is ... (more)

Railroad: New Haven
Locomotive: steam derrick
Location: Shelton, Connecticut, USA
Locomotive #: D-100
Train ID: wreck train
Photo Date: May 31, 1969


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Jan 19, 2018

Views: 3,710
Comments: 0

Favorited: 22
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 608405

A Roger Puta Photograph

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD9
Location: Oregon, USA
Locomotive #: SP 4336
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: July 30, 1982


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Marty Bernard

Added: Feb 28, 2017

Views: 3,382
Comments: 1

Favorited: 21
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 576938

Waiting in the clear at Rollinsville for the westbound California Zephyr to pass, F7A’s 5741 and 5744 are headed back to Denver on January 30, 1966, with Rio Grande’s wreck train after two days’ d... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Rollinsville, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 5741
Train ID: wreck train
Photo Date: January 30, 1966


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Bill Marvel

Added: May 18, 2016

Views: 5,408
Comments: 1

Favorited: 30
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 572182

What a mess. An eastbound Utah Ry. empty coal train derailed in Utah's Price River Canyon while passing a westbound Union Pacific loaded coal train and loaded cars from the westbound derailed into... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Crane
Location: Near Helper, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: MW028
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: September 26, 2007


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Dick Ebright

Added: Apr 06, 2016

Views: 7,267
Comments: 1

Favorited: 20

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 562921

A wreck train led by a former CB&Q GP7 passes the former CB&Q depot at West Burlington.

Railroad: Burlington Northern Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP7
Location: West Burlington, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: BN 1578
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: January, 1978


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Jan 22, 2016

Views: 2,567
Comments: 0

Favorited: 12


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 558685

A derailment at Division Street in Davenport has forced the Rock Island to bring out the Big Hook from Silvis (RI 95022) to clean up the mess. This is on the mainline to Kansas City, several bloc... (more)

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: Crane
Location: Davenport, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: RI 95022
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: February, 1974


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Dec 17, 2015

Views: 6,872
Comments: 0

Favorited: 22
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 557827

Nevada Northern wreck train turns on the wye at Keystone to move train into the proper position to begin working a derailment nearby. Actually this photo was taken during the annual 2015 Winter P... (more)

Railroad: Nevada Northern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Ruth, Nevada, USA
Locomotive #: NCCCo 93
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: February 15, 2015


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: M. S. Repp

Added: Dec 10, 2015

Views: 2,046
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 539097

The BN wrecker has been called out to help clear the mainline after a derailment at Hillsdale. This Kodachrome was processed in April 1977.

Railroad: Burlington Northern Railroad
Locomotive: Industrial Brownhoist
Location: Hillsdale, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: BN 0257
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: 1976


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Jul 19, 2015

Views: 3,698
Comments: 1

Favorited: 10
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 478633

Trouble on the Adverse Branch. Nevada Northern's wreck train holds the siding at Lavon to allow the passage of a scheduled southbound passenger train, before continuing north to McGill. Wi... (more)

Railroad: Nevada Northern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Lavon, Nevada, USA
Locomotive #: NN 93
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: February 08, 2014


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Kevin Madore

Added: Apr 20, 2014

Views: 3,135
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 464922

MILW 502 works with their wreck crane putting derailed cars back on the track at Auburn, WA while UP's Valley Local from Kent heads south towards Sumner. This is MILW-UP joint trackage, and UP wou... (more)

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD SD9
Location: Auburn, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 502
Train ID: Wreck train
Photo Date: April 09, 1977


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Bill Edgar

Added: Jan 04, 2014

Views: 8,061
Comments: 4

Favorited: 30

Photo Location Map


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 430382

In a scene that was unfortunately all too familiar at the time, a PC GP9 shoves a wreck train off Rockville Bridge and into Enola Yard on Nov. 22, 1975.

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Marysville, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 7177
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: November 22, 1975


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Extra 127 South

Added: Mar 30, 2013

Views: 3,738
Comments: 1

Favorited: 25

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 397651

In a sight that seemed all too familiar back then, a PC wreck derrick works to clear a derailment east of Tunnelhill, PA on July 18, 1975. The night before an eastbound Pennsylvania Power & Light... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: None
Location: Tunnelhill, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: July 18, 1975


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Extra 127 South

Added: May 13, 2012

Views: 7,488
Comments: 0

Favorited: 29

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 361771

I must admit, I took every opportunity to view RF&P 250 ton wreck derrick No. 1 when it was being used. It didn't get used often, but when it did, I tried to be there. Still, being steam powered... (more)

Railroad: Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac
Locomotive: EMD GP35
Location: Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: RFP 138
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: March 06, 1978


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Extra 127 South

Added: Apr 27, 2011

Views: 8,174
Comments: 1

Favorited: 29

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 352661

It is the dog days of summer and on June 26, 1976, B&O cleans up yet another derailment in the interlocking at Orleans Road, WV. On the Cumberland Subdivision, derailments seemed to occur all too... (more)

Railroad: Baltimore & Ohio (B&O)
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: Orleans Road, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: B&O 3753
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: June 26, 1976


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Extra 127 South

Added: Jan 24, 2011

Views: 6,241
Comments: 0

Favorited: 29

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 352212

For one arriving bright eyed and bushy tailed, looking forward to a couple of days fanning the B&O Cumberland SD, this was not a welcome sight, especially for the first train of the day. B&O Brun... (more)

Railroad: Baltimore & Ohio (B&O)
Locomotive: EMD GP40
Location: Great Cacapon, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: B&O 4026
Train ID: Wreck Train
Photo Date: November 28, 1977


Subscribe · Profile · Add to Favorites · Add to Album

By: Extra 127 South

Added: Jan 20, 2011

Views: 5,208
Comments: 0

Favorited: 21

Photo Location Map
« 1 2 »

  « Previous Page · New Search · Next Page »



Copyright © 2002-2018.