With newly rebuilt AC44C6M locomotives being added to the roster with numbers in the 4000 series, the Norfolk Southern Executive units had to be renumbered and repainted. Here, in Altoona, the F ... (more)
Under threatening weather, a solo EMD SD60E leads an eastbound manifest train from Fort Wayne on the Fostoria District.
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad's 1309 is photographed inside of Brush Tunnel.
1309 is the second largest operating locomotive in the United States, and the largest in regular service. This 2-6... (more)
Nickel Plate 765 leads the Joliet Rocket into Chicago's La Salle Street Station with a head of steam. The modern glass building really clashes with 765, and about 50 years separate the two.
A Chesapeake and Ohio Mallet runs again! WMSR / C&O 1309 is fired up and takes its first steps outside of the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad's shops in Ridgeley. Constructed in 1949, C&O 1309 ... (more)
Amtrak's newest locomotive, ACS-64 642, has received the Veteran's scheme much akin to Amtrak 42.
Say goodbye to the former UP widecab! This cab is about to be cut up in the Cresson scrapyard. The locomotive itself is in Altoona and will become the first SD70ACU locomotive. It will receive ... (more)
Norfolk Southern poses five of its specially painted DC to AC rebuilds outside of the Juniata Shops in Altoona, Pennsylvania. These prototypes represent Norfolk Southern's commitment to recycle ol... (more)
The sun sets in Cassandra, PA on a cold winter day, as a Norfolk Southern manifest climbs the grade up the Allegheny Mountains. The vivid sunset has hues, making the snow appear purple on the grou... (more)
The Horseshoe Curve is a stunning sight to behold, especially during the sunset hours. In this photograph, a westbound intermodal train is seen making its way around the curve and up the Allegheny... (more)
A Norfolk Southern intermodal train charges up the West Slope of the Norfolk Southern Pittsburgh Line as a spectator watches.
Pittsburgh's Mount Washington provides a great vantage point over the downtown area.
A Norfolk Southern "baretable" train crosses the Little Conemaugh River just west of South Fork, PA. This section of the Pennsylvania Railroad follows the grade of the Allegheny Portage ... (more)
A Norfolk Southern intermodal train heads west through the woods just outside of Cresson. The bridge in the distance carries US Route 22.
Using a variable ND filter, I was able to drop the shu... (more)
The Juniata Shops in Altoona Pennsylvania is known for heavy repairs and overhauls. One of such projects is the re-cabbing of former Southern high hooded locomotives with short hood "Admiral... (more)