Built for the Burlington Northern in 1978, BNSF EMD SD40-2 No. 1664 shuffles a cut of freight cars in BNSF Railway's Winslow Yard on its former Santa Fe Transcon in Arizona. The train is framed by... (more)
Climbing out of the high desert of northern New Mexico, Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief No. 4 climbs Raton Pass on its way to Trinidad, Colo., from Raton, N.M.
Northbound on the Kanawha River Railroad, UP ES44AC No. 8105 leads a coal train toward Hobson, Ohio, from the coalfields of southern West Virginia. While operated by Watco crews, this coal train i... (more)
Running more than 15 minutes ahead of schedule, Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 heads for Huntington, W.Va., from Charleston, W.Va., on the CSX's ex-C&O mainline. With a scheduled arriva... (more)
Nearly completing its run form Portsmouth, Ohio, to Williamson, W.Va., the Norfolk Southern OCS, led by NS F9(A) No. 4270 leans into Naugatuck on the former N&W Kenova District mainline.
Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 barrels alongside the seemingly deserted streets of downtown Charleston during the 4th of July holiday weekend. The train, which is running only about 50 ... (more)
With AEP's John E. Amos Power Plant in the background, the third northbound coal train on the Kanawha River Railroad for the week rolls through Black Betsy just north of Poca. The coal-fired power... (more)
Amid a railroad landscape that is constantly changing with modernization's to infrastructure or the restructuring of how obscure railroads operate, there's only one constant guaranteed in Appalach... (more)
Amtrak EMD F59PHI No. 456 leads a southbound Pacific Surfliner through Encinitas on its way to San Diego from Los Angeles.
Running a few minutes ahead of schedule, Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 blows through St. Albans at dusk.
During the annual RiverFest events in the Kanawha Valley in Nitro, Kanawha River Railroad EMD GP39-2 No. 3901 sits adjacent to the railroad's small yard office in Nitro. The local, which is a on a... (more)
Bird watching... Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 eases into view as Charleston Station Agent Matt Crouch waits to load the Chicago-bound train with luggage. Nearly two dozen people will ... (more)
At daybreak, Norfolk & Western 4-6-0 No. 382 barrels across the Strasburg country side during a series of morning photo runbys coordinate by Pete Lerro of Lerro Productions.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief skirts along the New Mexico high desert at sunset after a brief delay near Mesita. The train will trek across western Mew Mexico and much of Arizona under... (more)
A VRE commuter train spans Neabsco Creek near Woodbridge on its morning trip into Washington Union Station from the suburbs of northern Virginia.