ALCO Safari Day 2: Elusive Creatures Second stop on my ALCO Safari trip was the Mosaic potash terminal in Rosemount, they roster an ALCO S-2 and lease a rebuilt RS-3. On a whim I made a sto... (more)
A former Terminal Railroad of St. Louis EMD SW8, now a St. Louis Car Company locomotive, sits at the Granite City yard. A little research showed this locomotive was built in May 1951. Still oper... (more)
On the night of Monday, July 5, 2021, Metropolitan Transportation Authority - MTA NYCT Subway/Ny Transit Museum Brooklyn Union Elevated car 1273 (Jewett/Pressed Steel, 1903) sits at the South Broo... (more)
On the afternoon of Monday, July 5, 2021, MTA NYCT Subway/NY Transit Museum Brooklyn Union Elevated car 1273 (Laconia, 1903) crosses 3rd Avenue under the Gowanus Expressway and heading towards the... (more)
Waiting for an air hammer to clear a frozen switch.
"Out of the way for NYNJ!"
New York New Jersey Rail's "Brooklyn crew" conductor instructs cars to move out of the way as they make their dash down First Avenue towards... (more)
"Morning Dash Down 1st Ave"
New York New Jersey Rail's "Brooklyn crew" begins their dash down First Avenue towards 65th Street Yard after pulling 2 loaded scrap cars from Sims Recycling's ... (more)
In December of 2020, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc purchased ArcelorMittal's US operations for 1.4 billion. Not much has changed except for some signage being removed from the property. It's business as us... (more)
A US Navy Baldwin S12 (repowered with an EMD 567) still looks the same as it did when it was built over 60 years ago. It continues to do its job to this day in Naval Weapons Station Earle in north... (more)
Canadian Pacific train 250 with the trio of "Barns" flies over the East Outlet Bridge in Greater Moosehead, ME.
Rare is it that Mississippi gets snow, especially 5-8 inches worth of it! I managed to get out and walk in it down to the tracks close to town and grab a shot of the Grenada Railway locomotive 38... (more)
In better shape than her sister the IBCX 4214, the 4210 sits in the shop at the Vermilion Valley Rail Road site at Flex-N-Gate. About to get some much needed TLC the 4210 has better days ahead.
A rare weekend freight move by the Middletown and Hummelstown as the former Western Maryland Alco does the switching duties.
Columbia & Reading Alco S2 No 2-26, former Chesapeake & Ohio (#5015, then #9165)
The Columbia & Reading Railway operates on approximately 1.25 miles of ex-Reading & Columbia Railroad track i... (more)
L521 Passes the old Depot at Schoolcraft. The Grand Elk crosses on the East side of the Depot at this CN controlled interlocking.