General motors loco 158 is seen at Wellington Bridge during the busy sugar beet season during 1993. Beets were loaded, here, to travel to the factory at Mallow. I believe the wagons were made from... (more)
Amtrak's Northbound Coast Starlight is passing the famous Gaviota Trestle at Gaviota State Park. Leading is P42DC #158 with helping B32-8W #509 as second unit. Meanwhile a bunch of people are enyo... (more)
With summer trackwork in progress on the Hudson Line, one of the Rohr Turbo sets assigned by Amtrak to Empire Service duties speeds south along the river at Cold Spring on its way to New York City... (more)
Metro Rail had a few sets of trains out and about and running in test service this morning on the soon to open Expo Line. While this line is mostly built on old PE ROW (a lot more history to it th... (more)
A 158 class DMU, named Jane Tomlinson. This two car DMU is named after, Jane Emily Tomlinson, CBE was an amateur English athlete who raised £1.85 million for charity by completing a series of athl... (more)
On a winters day, Amtrak # 14 the Coast Starlight, makes its way northbound along the bluffs toward Santa Barbara, in this view from Fernald point.
And the winner is: RAILROAD, AGAIN! Demonstration of an accident. Although only two engines hit the car at 20 kph, the brake distance was around 50 metres long.