I recently came across my father's old train log book, which he wrote at the age of 11 in 1948. He talked about going from Detroit to Collingswood, NJ to visit his great uncle, Robert F. Mckee, w... (more)
As a passing storm system breaks briefly allowing sunlight to spill onto the town of Moorpark, the light finds its way onto the cowl of one of Metrolink's newest locomotives - an F125. Having comp... (more)
Newly assembled and coated with fresh "white paint," this BNSF auto carrier has a load of brand-new vehicles inside its 89 foot bi level frame... A couple years ago or so their new auto... (more)
New locomotives, making the maneuver with locomotives of the MRS, to follow towards the city of São Paulo.
MARC extra P933-16 features a GP39 shoving a pair of new Charger locomotives from Baltimore to DC.
The second locomotive shipped for the 1000 locomotive order for India is loaded for shipment and awaits pickup on the interchange with CSX at GE's Erie Plant. This was the first unit built in Erie... (more)
Painted by the light of a low hanging sun a westbound Union Pacific manifest tops the hill at Percy, WY (west of Hanna) with two generations of EMD road power on the point. UP 3027 a new tier-IV S... (more)
Only a couple months old, a Conrail SD60I awaits to depart east from the IHB's Blue Island Yard. Tom Golden photo.
UP 3046 shoves on an eastbound coal train headed for the Marysville sub.
Old and New. SCAX 883, an F59PHI built by EMD in 1995 meets its new counterpart and ultimately replacement, SCAX 910, an EMD F125 testing on the San Bernardino Line. Once the tier 4-complia... (more)
The Florida East Coast Railway Society got a behind the scenes tour of the new Brightline start up a new private fast passenger service in Florida.
A first look of the cab interior of a Brightline Train.
Freshly rebuilt at National Railway Equipment in nearby Dixmoor, FEC 435 is at CSX's Barr Yard awaiting movement back to Florida. Tom Golden photo.
11 Pakistan Railway Engines wait for NS to free up power to start their way towards the NS Youngstown Line.
Fresh from completion at Juniata Shops in Altoona, Pennsylvania, Conrail SD80MACs 4104 and 4102 are put to the test with a nearly 20,000-ton coal train in snowy conditions. The pair stalled at Ga... (more)