On a quiet and cool spring night, the only sounds that can be heard is the occasional passing automobile and the deer stomping the leaves in the nearby woods. With the signal indicating a clear, i... (more)
In the early morning hours on a cool September morning, a westbound mixed freight crawls through the yard in Bluefield.
Not long ago, Not far away. This exhibit at the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust in Manhattan, New York is part of an exhibition on Auschwitz. This car is one of 120,... (more)
Under threatening skies (bad news for the next day's Big Boy run), an eastward UP manifest rumbles up the grade to Wasatch. The tail end of this train is still in the flyover tunnels near Curvo... (more)
An Inbound Metra train to Chicago arrives off of the Fox Lake line at Rondout and joins the CP's C & M Subdivision.
Just a few hours ago this train was "built" by Tacoma Rail and handed off to UP at it's Fife yard. Shortly thereafter the UP crew was knocking at the door of the Reservation Tower. Well, actuall... (more)
A NB Denton County A-Train DMU skirts an inlet of Lake Dallas as it departs the Lewisville Station. Busy I35E looms in the background.
A snow-encrusted nose on the P42 brings Chicago-bound Train 336 into the Sturtevant Amtrak Station during a week of snow in Wisconsin.
As darkness closes in at an unidentified location in Wyoming near Sherman Hill, a wild consist of 1st generation EMD products is spotted with a freight. Soon their era will end and the second gene... (more)
A set of red cars roll by Franklin Field. The boxcars in the yard below are assumed to contain newsprint for the Philadelphia Bulletin. This train is a Army-Navy football special enroute to the M... (more)
A light engine move past the invading diesels grabs John's attention away from the shop overview shots he'd been taking on this July morning 60+ years ago. The 2-10-0's were the heavy haulers on ... (more)
A couple of [Roundhouse Foreman] Mr. Cherry's steam engines get serviced at Camden Terminal Enginehouse. He was accommodating to the young men with cameras. PRR Class B6sb.
Mead Company Plymouth Torquemobile awaiting its next work at the plant in Sylva, NC. Mead had several of these small critters at different locations. || October 1974
An unidentified K4 and electrics can be seen co-mingling at the Meadows Terminal.
A High Iron fall colors special with the NKP 759 in trailing position traverses Helmstetter's.