MILW 579 enjoys some winter sun before crews put it to work on a turn to Winona, MN. Milwaukee's Eau Claire/Chippewa Falls branch generated a lot of traffic and rated 6 day a week service in the l... (more)
Westbound, NYC U25B 2569, leading NYC U30B 2838, CB&Q GP30 942 and NYC U25B 2562, leaving the Central's Detroit yards on September 24, 1967. Between 1964-1965, the Central accumulated the large... (more)
British Columbia Railway MLW M630w 725 rests in front if the shop on a warm summer morning in 1980. This was a rare unit as only 8 were built all for the BCR
Not all DL&W switcher motive power was in the 600 to 1200hp range. In the fall of 1948, three 380hp 44-tonners were assembled at GE's Erie plant, for light duty switching operations on the Lack... (more)
A very Rare Bird/ This Is a API620 rebuilt out of a Alco RSD5 at the roads Empalme shops. This I believe was the first unit done. It leads train number 2 into the yard at Nogales on a early morn... (more)
A colorful line-up of old diesels sit at the Locomotive Specialist Facility in Waycross, Georgia. From left to right, IC 1439 (SW14), CSX 2215 (Road slug), Chicago Central 8190 (GP-10), NS 879 (R... (more)
*Doesn't say on the slide but if I were a betting man I'd say Cicero. Photo by Tony Vanier, from my collection.
Hooray for Hollywood (well the Florida one). A Tri-Rail commuter train pulls towards the Hollywood, Florida station on March 28, 1991. Power is a Morrison-Knudson F40PHL-2. These "mini" ... (more)
Springtime and the poppies are in bloom. The westbound Santiago to Limache vintage train rolls into the station stop at Til Til. This is on the Santiago to Valparaiso mainline. EFE maintains tw... (more)
Now wearing the third coat of paint since going on display here, the ex-Mosaic/Cargill/NYSW RS1 now wears "Atlantic Coast Line", the number reflects the date of Fort Meade's establishmen... (more)
The "Cana" job returning home after a busy day shuffling plastic hoppers at its busiest industry, Pactiv in Canandaigua, NY.
PQ Logistics No. 4065, an Ex-Burlington Northern B30-7AB, that had a leftover cab installed when it was first sold to Mexico, so ir could be leased to industries and be used as an A unit.
This lo... (more)
A Oddball Old Critter I believe this is a Whitcomb rests behind the Apache railways shop in Snowflake AZ in the spring of 1979
The Texas Eagle speeds towards Granger, basking in the golden hour light and half an hour behind schedule. The Dash 8 was a nice touch; they're quite rare on this route
'Stop passionate men at work'. Light power is leaving the home base of Scott, as repainted CFS 2044 passes an unrepainted M-420W that serves as a parts source. The blue sign at right transl... (more)