Better take careful notes, as this westbound intermodal heads towards Altoona and Pittsburgh along the Pittsburgh Line. While it was a more prevalent commodity back 10 years ago, this Dash 8, alon... (more)
Union Pacific's 150th Anniversary Tour Train, while making its round of the Western United States, makes a stopover at Portland's Union Station for folks to peruse through exhibits and bear witnes... (more)
4 engines representing different eras of railroading history prepare to get put away for the night at the Steamtown Roundhouse, once the NRHS Night Shoot concludes. From left to right: CP 2317, CN... (more)
MBCR 041 departs for Kingston.
Escaping the Scrapper. While lots of people retire to Florida, these 2 former MBTA workhorses have retired to Maine. 0622, built by Hawker-Siddeley, served for 30 years on the blue line. 34... (more)
A young railfan tests his skills of photography on Amtrak Regional 160 from Washington on "National Train Day". In addition to that, this is my first photo submitted with my new Nikon D60.
Wheeling Traction Company #639 breathes sunlight for the first time in a while. It had just received new paint and was taken out to let it dry. I am proud to say I helped restore this car, though ... (more)
A View of the Past into the Present. While it is across the tracks from its original location, AC Tower still stands as a piece of history as a part of the now dying art of tower operations... (more)
Orange Glow. Boston Elevated Railway Type 5 5821 basks in the lovely evening light, while sitting on the Visitor's Center Loop at Seashore Trolley Museum.
5 Trains can be seen here at the Hamburg Hauptbahnhof. The nearest 3 are Inter City or Local Trains, and the far 2 are HVV S-Bahn Trains.
Amtrak Downeaster 682 barrels around the sweeping curve at Ballardvale with cabbage 90213 leading the way. 682 is about a half hour from reaching its destination of Boston's North Station.
After patiently waiting for a northbound to clear on Track 2, a southbound Acela Express accelerates out of New Brunswick down Track 3, likely to switch over to Track 2 at Jersey Avenue. A very ea... (more)
Three MBTA trains all wait for departure from South Station to their respective destinations (Plymouth, Middleboro/Lakeville, and Kingston).
Double Header. An inbound commuter train from Lowell crosses the Charles River Drawbridge by Tower A with the odd sight of 2 GP40MCs pushing the train into North Station. Double headers are... (more)
New England's Mountain Railroad. This is New England Mountain Railroading! Forget the B&M and B&A over the Berkshires. Maine Central's Mountain Division through Crawford Notch is an excelle... (more)