The sun breaks the horizon at the crack of dawn along UP's mainline in Alda, Nebraska.
The replacement's As many of you have seen, the fall of the searchlights continue, although the CPR is using quite a mixture of three lens or a lone multi coloured lens, they're still dart... (more)
New and old signals co-exist temporarily, as they await cutover, and removal of the old, former Southern Railway equipment.
Something old and something new... An old ATSF searchlight signal sits stripped of components and turned atop a cantilever North of the old Ponca City depot. Its modern replacement stands nearby... (more)
The route of the Olympian Hiawatha and the Columbian split these signals at Missoula,MT. with electric locomotives on the point.
Signals stand guard over the Union Pacific mainline at milepost 101.2 in Silver Creek, Nebraska, as the sun sets on May 15th, 2013.
The southward signals at Junction City, KY on the NS Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific double track main are "all red" at daybreak. The familiar Southern Railway searchlight signals are givi... (more)
A Night photo that can't likely be replicated.
Lots of semaphores; unfortunately, all indicating 'stop'
The 'blades' are now history, unfortunately
New (left) and old (right); this combination won't exist much longer at this location...
New signal at left has been installed as part of double-tracking this segment of the former N&W Shenandoah line.
Red beacons are seen all around. To help with the safe movement of trains thru the town.