Riders on the opening run of the Cincinnati Dinner Train’s 2017 season were treated to a once in a lifetime opportunity. The extended stay by the Ringling Brothers Circus Train coincided with the ... (more)
Snow fighting equipment of the Rhaetian Railway, from left snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 from 2011 (Zaugg/Eggiswil), snow blower Xrot mt # 9217 from 1981 (Beilhack/Germany), self propelled steam rot... (more)
Oh if this engine could talk. This GP7u warhorse has had a storied career, having been built in 1952 for the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe. Over the many years it has served the Central Kansas Rail... (more)
Diesel power backing down onto the westbound "Twentieth Century Limited" during the engine change at Harmon. The P-motor (P-2b) electric that brought the train out from Grand Central Te... (more)
Prior for departure for the Lake Shore Railroad Museum, freshly repainted C&O B30-7 8272 sits outside the CSX Huntington Locomotive Shops on a cool March evening.
On Spring forward 2017, a colorful lash up lead by an executive MAC leads a mixed fright north out of Willbridge Yard.
Meets are common at the Horseshoe Curve, but it's a rarity that the trains meet at the apex. Here, NS 98N meets 21Z.
The southbound "Grand Canyon Limited", pulled by the Montreal Locomotive Works FPA-4 (Alco Design) instead of the F40 locomotives (per request of Lerro Productions for a two-day steam ph... (more)
This vintage shot was taken at Eau Claire Tower, capturing a classic piece of railroad history from the 1950s and 60s. The tower operator hands up orders to the engineer of train 172, powered by a... (more)
A 93 year old 40ft MOPAC boxcar sits on the Kansas & Oklahoma in Scott City, KS. It is stenciled BLT. 11-24.
Leaving the mine at Morenci,AZ is a quintet of Freeport McMoran Copper & Gold geeps as they descend the mountain to interchange with the AZER at Clifton located in the valley.
A windmill train rounding the bay. Three ex-CP RS-18's (two recently repainted into an SP Black Widow-inspired paint scheme) lead a train consisting of 72 flat cars holding 48 windmill blad... (more)
Special cars for transport of switches.
The entire roster of Western Fuel Associates’ Escalante Western Railway takes another train of coal from the Lee Ranch mine to the Plains-Escalante Generating Station. The three ex-B&O SD40’s are ... (more)
A cold, rainy day greets rare SDL39 583 and FM H-16-66 549 parked together at Pigs Eye roundhouse, St. Paul. The SDL39 went to the Soo Line and Wisconsin Central. The FM was retired in April 1976.