After exploring Baxter state park and getting done way earlier than expected, I was given the okay from the wife to go find the CMQ. AS we headed to Onawa to set up for this shot i swung by the ya... (more)
Southbound #1 The Limited crossing the Chicago & Illinois Midland Railway and passing Ridgely tower in Springfield, Illinois. Its October 04, 1959. Photo taken from my slide collection, No photog... (more)
Central Maine & Quebec 9017, the Bangor & Aroostock Heritage engine, makes its first trip west to Farnham, Quebec crossing the bridge at Eastman, Quebec at 23:08. What a sight at night!
On a hazy, humid March morning in 1967, Kansas City Southern Train 1, the Southern Belle, is just ten minutes out of Union Station as it makes its way along Kansas City Terminal trackage near Van ... (more)
In brilliant fall colors so abundant in Ontario, Algoma Central Train 1 with a couple of FP9 units is northbound at M.P. 21. It was a scenic all day 296 mile run from Sault Set. Marie to Hearst.... (more)
As VIA Train 1 departed Calgary headed for the best scenery, it got a bath leaving the depot. Budd built observation car Glacier View is about to clear the rack.
Ever seen a uniformed trainman hand cleaning dome car windows in freezing, cold weather? This is service above and beyond, desiring to give passengers the best possible view as No. 1 westbound C... (more)
A former Maine Central E7 with little lettering and visible number leads KCS Southern Belle south out of Kansas City to begin its 870 mile run to New Orleans. Apparently a SP sleeper is deadheadi... (more)
The morning westbound runs along the shore of the Sheepscot River with the "Maine's Prettiest Village" as a backdrop. Low tide provides an opportunity for a reflection off the wet sand as well as ... (more)
Train #1 takes the wye (the interchange with Guilford) at Brunswick under cloudy skies just as we pull into town after a morning drive from Massachusetts. With partner-in-crime #488(FL9) in the sh... (more)
F40PH-FPB4 combo smokes it up as it leaves Williams for the South Rim.
29 leaves the Grand Canyon, headed for Williams. You can see train 2 with it's Alco FA hiding in the back.
Figures: The Alco is smoking more than the steamer!! I took this shot out the window as we rounded this curve a few minutes south of the Grand Canyon depot.
Northbound (west) "Sunset Limited" passing with one P42 and two P32's.
Amtrak # 2 (left) arrives from Orlando, Fl on Track 11. Amtrak # 73 (right) arrives from Chicago, Ill. on Track 12