A Roger Puta Photograph
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.
Freshly painted MILW SD40-2 #142 storms past the tower at Lake on Milwaukee's south side in October of 1984. There is a fairly steep grade here that can bring a heavy freight to its knees.
The second Providence & Worcester and fourth ex-FEC SD70M-2 in New England is now in a fresh coat of paint, this being the P&W's second coat of paint in less than 15 months as it now matches siste... (more)
An NS DC to AC conversion unit rebuilt by GE in Erie sits inside the plant awaiting final testing.
On home rails, Vermont Railway SD70M-2 432 arrived late last night back on the Vermont Rail System and on Friday morning, was on the east end of the Bellows Falls Switcher, symbol DASW, and was pu... (more)
The Southern Pride Mobile Painting contractors have released the Vermont Railway SD70M-2 432 in fresh red paint. The 432 will be on home rails by the weekend after having been painted in St. Alba... (more)
Fresh from the paint booth, South Dakota Wheat Growers SW1 #865 awaits movement along the Indiana Harbor Belt for a transfer west to home rails. Tom Golden photo.
GECX 2026 and 2027, now in a new sharp paint scheme for North American Coal await to be loaded and trucked to Farmington, NM where they will work on a short coal line with no outside connection.
SCL 1776 - The One That Begat Them AllThere were two different U36Bs on the Seaboard Coast Line that carried the number "1776." The SCL's U36Bs were being delivered, and 1776:1 was... (more)
The third of what will total five freshly painted New England Central Railroad SD40M-2s emerged from the shops this week as NECR 3474. The 3474 is the former NECR 2764 and prior to that UP 2764. ... (more)
There are 2 GP30's working in the Rochester, NY area. They look like they have been recently shopped.