A southbound Sounder heads towards Lakewood Station.
Amtrak #14 the Coast Starlight brought in a couple of pieces of art today. Ex CB&Q Silver Rapids and Silver Solarium provided a gorgeous end to today's train.
Freshly repainted F40PH cab unit leads the Talgo in from Vancouver, BC. Unusually we have a Dash 8-32BWH pushing today #510.
A Sounder consist prepares to shove into the station for the friday afternoon commute.
The Premier Class hauls butt towards Worcester as the mountains surrounding Cape Town continue to burn (the cloud in the background).
A Henschel SAR 16DA hauls the Atlantic Rail Spier Wine Express on this gorgeous afternoon. If you have never heard a 1920's built Pacific rocketing along on a double track, catenary equipped, weld... (more)
The smallest GE locomotives ever built (that I am aware of) were these adorable class 91's built in 1973 for South African Railways for their 2 ft gauge branches. This one now rests in the railway... (more)
The Overberg branch features some of the most dramatic landscapes in South Africa. This 4-pack of Class 35's are bringing their loads of grain back down the mountain from Caledon.
After bringing their loads down from Caledon. The 4 pack of Class 35's is broken up for the night.
A Gautrain consist races into the O R Tambo Airport station. What a well built system!
The Progressive Rail Eagan local switches out The Recycling Zone in the northeastern corner of town. Today's train is a monster with 2 units and 31 cars!
The Progressive Rail Eagan local has grown today. What is normally a 10 car train has swelled to 31 cars and two locomotives! Quite impressive for what is now an 8 mile, dead-end, branch line! Thi... (more)
A BNSF SD70Ace and Grinstein Green SD70Mac head west on the Wilmar sub with an empty coal drag. The train is passing the preserved Wayzata spot located along beautiful Lake Minnetonka.
A trio of Canadian Pacific GP38's and GP38AC's lead a mixed manifest consisted largely of loaded frac sand hoppers into Donehower Siding. Its great to see this weathered "Multi-Mark" uni... (more)
PERURAIL's Andean Explorer prepares to meet its counterpart. At this point the onboard musicians are swapped as well as some of the staff.