In early February much of the UK received a dose of snow. While much of the country woke to a white landscape on on Saturday 2nd, few places woke up to as much of the white stuff as Basingstoke wh... (more)
Intermodal charging up the mountain at Casssandra. One had to climb over a snowbank to get to the bridge, but you know, train photos are important!
The sun comes out for a bit but it's about 12 degrees and windy so it does not matter at all. The windchill was biting and the platform was snow covered, but the shot was worth it.
Two big EMD's roll up the mountain bound for Cresson Engine House from Southfork. This was NS 55K that went light to Cresson, then changed power to drag an empty grain train west later.
The Finger Lakes Railway GS-2 blows through drifted snow as they make their way east towards Syracuse through the town of Seneca Falls, New York with a quartet of GP38-2's working hard. Lo... (more)
Ge 4/4 II # 616 with the publicity paint scheme "Coal for our number one" (donations for the rebuilding of 2-6-0 G 3/4 # 1 "RHAETIA" from 1889) is entering Scuol-Tarasp with th... (more)
During a big snow squall, train 406 rounds the bend at Nauwigewauk NB.
SD40E pushers zip up the mountain at Cassandra.
Trains meet at Cresson
Two big macs roll into Cresson on this very cold and snowy day. A winter storm continued to impact the west slope.
Snowy pushers help guide a train down the mountain on this 18 degree and falling day.
Ah, nothing like a -33F air temp enhanced by a -50F wind chill to take your breath away. CN transfer L-512 departs Proctor for Pokegama under a crescendo of exhaust steam. Cowl 2426 made for a nic... (more)
East Bound passes Princeton Amtrak Station
Pushers roll down the mountain on this snowy cold morning.
A westbound manifest in the snow.