The first day of spring brings a doubleheader on the Durango & Silverton, as 476 joins in to help the steep climb from Hermosa to Rockwood.
Photog Mike Bingen.......a few corrections in photo at hand.....Thanks again Mike for the updates on the photo.
Photog Chione....from my collection.....Milwaukee,WI.....The photo shows the Morning Hiawatha departing Milwaukee after all the head end mail contracts were lost.......this train usually had 7-10 ... (more)
Engineer takes a break during station stop at Galesburg......
Alpenglow at Parkdale
UP1989: PRUDD at Parkdale, CO departs for Pueblo just before sunrise in the Arkansas River valley before the Royal Gorge.
On March 30, 2021, our three daughters wave to the crew of Indiana & Ohio train L202-30, the Blue Ash Local, from the platform of the depot in the suburban Cincinnati community of Silverton, Ohio.... (more)
One of the lubrication buildings throws its shadow as N&W Y6b sits just outside. My father took this picture during our afternoon visit to this great facility.
Royal American Shows first section westbound for the Twin Cities......
Live to Fight Another Day
The battle for the mountain was fought hard on this day, stopped by ice, tomorrow may bring victory. OY is slowly returning home after a day of ... (more)
This is the elevated portion of the former Reading Company's "City Branch", built between 1881 and 1893, located in the heart of Philadelphia, PA. The branch was built by the Philadelphia & Readi... (more)
The Battenkill's Alco RS3 605 and leased RS36 5012 are parked at the Cargill plant in Salem, NY. 5012 was brought in to help out as the 605 has been out of service for a couple of years due to mec... (more)
Fillmore and Western Holiday Express at the Loose Caboose Station stop in Santa Paula.
Two PHL gensets, a 3GS21B and a 3GS21C, wait with a cut of autoracks for their next assignment in Pier B Yard.
Gliding down grade thru Meyersdale, Q016 is at track speed on its journey on to Illinois.
Sad sight to see this locomotive sidelined along with the frac-sand business at Vista Sand.