Things seemed so quaint, so comparatively recently. While many mainlines maintained their distinctive signal systems of predecessor roads, now the scene has largely been transmuted to a generic bl... (more)
It's August and, yes, that's snow and hail on the ground as a southbound coal train climbs the grade towards Palmer Lake and points south.
Conrail 7136, which is sporting a CSX number, slowly rusts away in the early morning sun on what will be another hot and humid day in Waycross. Photo taken with permission.
Here's a different perspective of one of the 2 sole remaining C30-7's in Alliance, Nebraska. There was once a time where I am sure an image like this was captured, however with the hustle and bus... (more)
The least photographed of the 2 sole remaining C30-7's in Alliance, Nebraska manages to capture the morning sun on a cool September Morning. The rumor is these 2 units will be scrapped on site wi... (more)
Switching at Araraquara yard
ATSF 8025 East fights 2.2% worth of gravity around the horseshoe curve between Allard and Bealville, CA on the line over Tehachapi. The spring colors lasted late that year, and are beginning to br... (more)
Helper set come back to Canguera yard. (ZKE)
Helper set. This GE its a ex-CR #6557, NS #8088
On the north side of BNSF’s Alliance yard in Nebraska on May 23, 2014 sit Burlington Northern GE C30-7 Nos. 5549 and 5545. Both were heavily used in coal service for for much of their lives, but s... (more)