In August 1978, my father and I drove down to Beaverville, Illinois from Chicago to see the former N&W RS11s on the then recently formed Kankakee, Beaverville, and Southern. On our way there, we ... (more)
In August 1974, D&H RS-3 4075, recently off lease from the Providence and Worcester, works Kenwood Yard in Albany, New York. With the PAs going to Morrison Knudsen for conversion to PA-4s, the D&... (more)
The D&H's Colonie Shops in Watervliet, NY was a great place to see a large number of idling Alcos. The lineup on my father's visit from early 1977 was from left to right: C420 410 - U30C 709 (hid... (more)
This is a picture my father took in the early 1960s on the Erie Lackawanna. This train is led by FT(A) 7011 - FT(B) 7012 - F7(B) ? - F3(A) 7141. I don't have much information on this, but I'm gu... (more)
Even back in the early 1970s, it wasn't easy to get a Baldwin and Fairbanks Morse Locomotive in the same frame. MNS DT6-6-2000 21 passes H12-44 10 working the yard as it enters Glenwood Junction ... (more)
My father visited the MN&S a few times on one his business trips to the Twin Cities. On this day in the early 1970s, he captured MNS DT6-6-2000 21 passing under Highway 55 as it enters Glenwood J... (more)
My father took this picture of freshly painted BN Bicentennial SDP40 1976 in the Twin Cities in 1975. I recall that he had this photo enlarged into a color print so that I could take it to my kin... (more)
Here's another intermodal led by C628s...this time on the D&H.
In fading light, D&H 603 leads two other C628s on a container train coming off the D&H Freight Main headed to Albany in the mid 19... (more)
How would you like to see an intermodal like this in Bound Brook today? 50 years ago, Lehigh Valley C628s 626-629 lead Apollo-2 around the super-elevated curve at Bound Brook, NJ in early 1972. ... (more)
Penn Central RSD12 6863 works the hump at the Penn Central's Morrisville Yard in Morrisville, PA in early 1976. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo.
My father was out on a late 1960s winter's day chasing a Reading Ramble when he photographed Reading GP35 3624 - C424 5204 - GP30 3602 leading a coal train off of the Bethlehem Branch into Allento... (more)
My father got this photo of SLSF H10-44 276 in Kansas City, Missouri circa early 1970s. I'm not sure of the exact location, perhaps 19th Street Yard. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo.
N&W 710 leads a GP9 - RS36 - GP9 - RS11 lashup on a westbound, crossing the NF&D at Suffolk, Virginia circa 1970. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo.
I was too young to be with my Dad on this one. Three GM&O SD40s lead an extra through Joliet, Illinois circa 1971/1972. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo.
The sun is setting quickly as GM&O F3(A) arrives at Joliet, Illinois with the "Plug" commuter train in December 1974. I was with my Dad on this day taking photos with an Instamatic, but... (more)