How about that lack of Social Distancing? A very crowded Park Avenue Viaduct full of MTA Metro-North Railroad trains (2 each of M7As and Bombardier Cab Cars) makes for quite a site on the afternoo... (more)
Northeast Corridor operations are very much in flux presently, with Amtrak operating on a Saturday schedule and all Keystone Services suspended until further notice. That said, New Jersey Transit ... (more)
Loaded coal for Brice, NC pulls from a stop at the South end of Towers siding in the Breaks Interstate Gorge on the route of the former Clinchfield. A very brief pocket of light opened up just in ... (more)
Santa meets Brightline. Sunday, December 8, 2019 was day two of the Florida East Coast Railway “Tots For Tots” train (821-303-813). While stopped in Fort Lauderdale, FL, a set of Brightline Siemen... (more)
A late-running SEPTA local train to Wilmington arrives at Claymont on the super-elevated curve. On the far track, an inbound SEPTA local to Philadelphia City Center departs after picking up passen... (more)
Fern Rock Crossing: A two-car SEPTA train passes over a switch track to the Fern Rock Yard and Maintenance Facility and under a SEPTA bus as it approaches its final stop at the Fern Rock T... (more)
A coal train idles just outside of Richmond waiting for a clear signal while a mixed freight rolls by on the A-line above on a bright, sunny, summer morning.
Reading and Northern's Autumn Leaf begins the trek back to Reading Outer Station behind the 425 as a Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train off the Lehigh Division stops waiting to shove back to Jim Th... (more)
Shortly after steaming through Victorville, Big Boy #4014 meets and passes over a BNSF intermodal train at Frost.
Big Boy 4014 is in the process of making its ferry move from Duluth to Superior as a CN ore train awaits a fresh crew from above. Sometimes, it just all comes together.
Trains NS 148 and NS 857 get their green lights to cross through the iron triangle in Fostoria, OH.
It must have been quite an experience to hang out the window of a G at any degree of speed. A Ray Slagle original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Amtrak long-distance trains have become hard-luck stories of late. The westbound Southwest Chief was late again, having lost one P42DC in Kansas City MO on July 11, 2019. The train's powe... (more)
Night falls on the open prarie in far northern Kansas as a trio of Southern Pacific tunnel motors drag an enormous train over the former Rock Island mainline to Colorado.
Redondo Over - Under. As Union Pacific 7625 leads the westbound rock train through Redondo Junction and toward the Alameda Corridor, Amtrak 785 cruises above on its decent toward CP Olympia... (more)