Riding behind NW 1218 on its first trip up and over Blue Ridge. The train is approaching the summit on the fill at Webster. Today, the code lines are gone, the trees have grown up, and the 1218 ... (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.
Sierra Railroad Genset No. 2266 arrives in Santa Paula with Covered Hoppers for storage. 35 Covered Hoppers are already stored on the property.
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.
Amtrak's King Tut wrap heads a northeast regional train as it rounds Armstrong Curve in West Haven.
India’s first indigenous semi-high-speed train The Vande Bharat Express, formerly known as Train 18, is a semi-high-speed, electric multiple-unit train operated by India... (more)
Norfolk Southern 8114 gets a spin on the turntable at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. Rhis was at the NS Heritage Units get together in 2012. I went on July 4th that year which may have ... (more)
Slowly reentering civilization, the Logan Local claws up the 2.2% grade as it crosses over the first of two ancient wooden trestles on the last part of the trip to Harrison. Note the "repairs... (more)
SAN BERNARDINO CA Sept 6 1983 — Santa Fe GP35 3447 awaits its next assignment. My photo.
A westbound Union Pacific Z train is dwarfed by the colorful rock formations within Rainbow Canyon as it drifts down grade at Boyd, NV.
Chesapeake & Ohio 1309 is an H-6 "Mallet" with a wheel configuration of 2-6-6-2. It was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1949 to haul coal from the fields in West Virginia. It on... (more)
Pikes Peak Subdivision
Northbound headed through Greenland under the Palmer Divide with his majesty Pikes Peak in full snow and sun.
Pennsylvania Narrow Gauge Reborn. When rail enthusiasts hear the words "Narrow Gauge", they usually think of Colorado, not Pennsylvania. Visions of roundhouses full of K-28s and K-36s come... (more)
Soft morning light paints the scene at bond with BNSF's Denver to Provo trackage rights train entering the Dotsero Cutoff and the Craig Branch branching off to the right. Meanwhile, an outlawed UP... (more)