Seldom visited, seldom photographed, Rio Grande’s narrow gauge west of Chama had a distinctly southwestern flavor of mesas and buttes. Here, on October 25, 1963, five years before abandonment, K-3... (more)
Two ex CNO&TP SD24's pound through Wauwatosa,WI. on a Milwaukee Road extra west headed for the Twin Cities.
We're stopped at Portage Jct. for a red signal at the interlocking and the Operator tells us he's got an "Old Line Extra" lined up so we'll have to wait. I walk over to the Northern Division cross... (more)
Leaning into a curve with a good roll on em' a Canadian National westbound freight glides over the snow covered Lower Fraser River Valley en-route to the Greater Vancouver Terminal.
A Wisconsin Central extra west is crossing Weyer Road north of Duplainville, Wisconsin, during a winter snow on February 12, 1994.
Having just made a brief station stop at Rockwood depot to unload a few passengers, Durango & Silverton 480 South is back on the move heading south and rounds a curve disappearing into the Colorad... (more)
D&RGW 487 West drifts downgrade at Dalton, NM with 13 cars and a caboose bound for Chama Yard with a heavy cut of loaded livestock on the head end. The train crews primary concern now is controll... (more)