The roughly half mile long Mount Vernon Terminal Railway is literally the railway under a freeway, nestled under I-5. Its been there for over 70 years utilizing former interurban track next to the... (more)
How many towns built how many roads parallel to railroad tracks that the town was built up around throughout the world, and the town named these roads Railroad Avenue? I've lost count but here's ... (more)
A four car VLocity set reverses direction in platform 3 at Essendon prior to forming a down Traralgon pass from Southern Cross.
While visiting downtown Shelton and enjoying breakfast at the Pine Tree restaurant over a hot cup of coffee, it's recommended one avoid discussing the merits of protecting the spotted owl verses t... (more)
It's only July but the residents of this trackside home already have their Christmas lights hanging in preparation for the holiday season. Meanwhile a Simpson Timber Railroad work train makes a f... (more)
The Baldwins of the M&NF on the Clearfield bridge. Scanned slide from the Bluegrass Railway Museum archives. Info please if you have any.
Brand new VLocity sets VL00-VL42 dock up to form the 4.55pm South Geelong pass.
How many railroaders does it take to turn a locomotive? Well if you're using an armstrong turntable to turn a SW1200, apparently it takes four. With the major part of the railroad out of servic... (more)
Erie-Lackawanna's oldest GP7 and two others sit near the old coal silos at Port Jervis. This 1950 unit has the unusual large headlight and wears the first E-L color scheme as well as the hyphenate... (more)
UP 1200 leads the Salem Switcher job southbound back to the UP Salem yard. The 1200 has a rich history, being originally built in 1977 for Kennecott Copper in Utah.