On the evening of January 3rd 2018, a loaded Coal Train blasts out of the loading yard past 83 Station at the bottom of the grade out of Sandaoling Open Cut Coal Mine, Nth West China.
The end of the line for these M3s. Local fire departments will be drilling on them.
A GG1 in the woods! At the Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad, there are 2 former Pennsylvania Railroad GG1s stored at Cooperstown Junction, NY. Unit 4917 (ex-Amtrak 4934) is seen sitting on ... (more)
Rare snowplow "TsUMZ" on the railway to the Moscow Electrozavod... Plow snowplow "TsUMZ" is designed for clearing snow drifts of low altitude. Control pneumatic. Produced in the 30's and 50's.year... (more)
Local traffic passes over the yard lead to the Cuba Libre Sugar Mill while an Alco built 2-8-0 takes a break from its switching chores.
With paint schemes that are strikingly similar, an Indian Railways lES43ACmi for export and an FEC ES44C4 sit side by side as they await pickup from the GE Transportation plant in Erie. Lo... (more)
Military wagon stored in Mawlamyine
As a powerful thunderstorm can be seen in the distance, UP 6365 (an ex SP AC4400CW) leads the North Yard to Roper manifest past the Cold War Horse just west of Leyden Siding on June, 13th, 2016. T... (more)
MILW 126A creeps past the unique smashboards in Plymouth, WI in April of 1974. The boards guard the crossing of the MILW and the CNW. Chuck Porter photo from my collection.
Waiting for its disposition.
Car # 1 of the Stoos funicular railway, which opened in december 2017 and is the steepest in the world (110 % or 48 degrees) near the mountain station (where the grade is moderate only). The four ... (more)
The Glover Machine Works. When you visit the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History in Kennesaw, GA, the famous "General" is not the only locomotive you'll see. After the Civil... (more)
The "CASE IH 160" tractor (Case, Racine, Wisconsin) of the Feldschlösschen brewery is shunting the vintage C # 22 car of the former Sihltalbahn from 1892, now with Zürcher Museumsbahn (Z... (more)
New York & Atlantic Railway's MoW crew torches some frozen switches in Fresh Pond Yard after the January 5th "bomb cyclone" storm covered several switches in huge snow ... (more)