ex-B&LE power in Georgia back in 2005.
Running Support. The WM's B32-8 pulls the freight cars past with the 1309 on the other end. In this area of the railroad, the Western Maryland required a diesel helper to be on the end of ... (more)
A snazzy CSX tier 4 Leads what is normally a trash train along Division St. A nice cut of mixed manifest put the trash cars further behind the power.
Crew 2 crosses the CSX diamond, while using the "Hill Track" for headroom during switching at Penn Mary Yard.
D&S 107 pulls ahead to start switching out the next days 461, which it'll pull. One of the signs of the changing times on the D&S the last several years has been the introduction of road diesels-e... (more)
AT&SF train 12, The Chicagoan, is seen east of Newton Kansas on January 21st 1939. Otto Perry photo, from my collection.
Lots of Firsts:
NS 5642, the NS training first responders train, heads east of Roanoke in the early morning as the train pulls the brand NS Research Car NS 99 on its first test run toward Lynchbu... (more)
What a beautiful place for a railroad. GCRC 7488 make it's way through the Canadian Rockies. (Tom Ellis photo)
Sierra Railroad Genset No. 2266 crosses !0th Street in Santa Paula.
EMD SC, 2 units Blt. 2/35-3/35, as DL&W 425, 426. To P&BR, then Steelton & Highspire, back to P&BR. Repowered with derated (600 hp) 8-567B circa 1962 by P&BR.
Baldwin Locomotive works built both #801 and #81, though you couldn't tell by just looking. The two Baldwin graduates sit on display in the East Ely yard during the Winter Photoshoot weekend at th... (more)
Outward Bound for Work. After working some industries at Verona, VA, the SVRR heads toward Weyers Cave where it will work for awhile before proceeding to Pleasant Valley to interchange wit... (more)
Diesel at Steamtown: Though steam is quite literally the reason for the museum's existence, Steamtown NHS has plenty to offer to the discerning diesel fan as well. More highlights from this... (more)
CN 9523 is leading a transfer out of the Port of Montreal. At top left is the iconic Farine Five Roses sign.
Sidewalk Life. At 98 feet long, Union Pacific Railroad 6938 (DDA40X, EMD, 1970) is an impressive sight and a tribute to the "bigger is better" days of railroading. One of 47 built, this uni... (more)