Low winter light fills a timeless scene at Wagon Mound, New Mexico, as Amtrak's Southwest Chief races across the desert towards Chicago — an entirely different world away from the Land of Enchantm... (more)
After traveling north over the Louisville & Indiana and turning east on the old B&O at Seymour CSX Q574 crosses over the Madison RR at North Vernon as it heads for Cincinnati.
IAIS 513 leads BICB passed a Rock Island searchlight signal in Ottawa.
PTC Compliant: Northeast Corridor Line Train 3864 approaches Trenton near sunset with an odd consist. NJ Transit is using this unusual configuration is because ALP-46 #4600 is one of many... (more)
I was told by an old-timer Santa Fe Engineer once that you could tell on the Marceline Sub when you were going up or down on the hills. The top of most grades were at an overpass, and the bottoms ... (more)
As time marches on and the signal gangs of Class 1's push hard for the PTC deadline for 2018, somehow old time signals can still be found in a few little pockets. Case in point is the 3 intermedia... (more)
The North Crew rolls slowly towards Waterloo with a potash train and regular freight all in one big train. Normally the potash trains come off the UP at Manly with the UP power running thru, and t... (more)
A nice blue trio of war wagons.
FWWR 2009 leads the Cresson Turn by Santa Fe searchlights in Primrose, TX.
Having just topped the Duff Mountain grade K447 will continue South towards LaFollette. Once the pusher reaches this point at the Northend of Kilsyth it'll cut-off on the fly and head North back t... (more)
UP 6706, the last CNW Patched AC44, leads a stack train solo through Cortland.
Hauling heavy steel coils off of Conrail, three UP 40-2s roll westward through the arid wasteland between Sand Pass and Flannigan, NV. This is the same territory that John Charles Fremont scouted ... (more)
UP SD70ACe 8632 leads a auto train west under a CNW signal bridge in Nelson.
UP 5565 leads a coal train past the C&NW searchlights at Cortland.
UP 2746 leads an intermodal through Nelson, past a coaling tower and searchlights, both figments of the past nowadays.