GP40-2L(W) 8012 and GP40-2 8019 pass through Salmon Arm with Rocky Mountaineer's "First Passage West" tour train.
Overcast morning skies gave way to afternoon blue skies, just as Fort Worth and Western's Cresson Turn began their southbound trek. The locomotives notch up as they cross the Clear Fork Trinity Ri... (more)
An old workhorse awaits its next job assignment at the Union Mills elevator. Photo by Jeff Stupar
PW NR-4 heads back to Plainfield after making the interchange with NECR in Willimantic.
CN 8899 leads an overpowered Q120, as they approach Amherst, Nova Scotia near sunrise. With only 3 units online, they had no problems powering this small 354 axle intermodal.
Sunrays shine bright above the clouds as a waiting, westbound autorack train idles in the siding at diggins on a gorgeous evening.
110 loads of coal bound for Brice,NC roll across the famous Copper Creek trestle spanning 1,091 feet in length and 167 feet tall.
Lake State Railway recently took lease of the former Grand Trunk Western Port Huron Track, a 3.9-mile branchline that extends from the former GTW yard in Port Huron to the Dunn Paper mill along th... (more)
“Boiling heat, summer stench…” ~ Burning. Time. Land. Light. ¶ EWG is on the move and hogger Zach Hastings has a firm set applied; pinching 456 wheels wanting to roll on half as many axles. Hastin... (more)
An eastbound intermodal heavy in maritime stacks thunders past Spences Bridge, BC. The small hamlet of Spences Bridge was once a important junction for the Kettle Valley Railroad that climbed the ... (more)
The sun begins to set behind the clouds in Denison, IA as an eastbound intermodal races across the former Chicago and Northwestern mainline.
On the first day of August, CN's "Oil local" heads south through Lemont, passing the Vault, a cafe and bar located in downtown. The last GTW painted SD40-2 has been assigned to this job ... (more)
NS M30 (extra 130) heads WB thru Muncie, Indiana, A rare pair in 2018 was the power, less than 30 of each!
Mass Coastal 2007, a former Santa Fe Topeka Cab, idles alongside Cohasset Narrows and Taylor Point Marina in Buzzards Bay. The famous Cape Cod Canal vertical lift railroad bridge stands proudly un... (more)
Freshly repainted UP #7310 emerges out of the shadows into one of the only pockets of sunlight deep in Glenwood Canyon.