Rare Iranian cab
Everything is rare in this picture:
- This is the first picture of an Iranian engine cab on RPN
- This is one of the rare (8 units only) electric engines... (more)
Dark, derelict, abandoned. Waiting for a train that will never come.
Delayed by a series of flash flood speed restrictions, Amtrak's Pennsylvanian crawls into the Greensburg station in the pouring rain.
Growing up in Bakersfield I never spent a whole lot of time on the loop other than a few adventures in the hills around it looking for new angles. In this shot a good zoom brings out the curves a... (more)
A heavy train of military equipment from Fort Carson, near Colorado Springs, Colorado, heading to Yermo, California, is westbound on Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision on June 16, 2017. In ... (more)
Ex-CB&Q E8 No. 9949 makes a station stop at Vancouver on the point of a Portland-Seattle train. Note the crew talking with someone on the platform.
When NYC night trains #202 and #207 between Detroit and Mackinaw City were discontinued they were replaced by Budd RDC 3 cars which ran in the daytime. Here we see the morning Bee Liner about to ... (more)
Having just knocked down the signal at West Van Bibber, W054-27, with a Balfour-Beaty under cutter in tow, is east on the single main, with a very nice standard cab EMD leader.
One of the twelve Budd SPV-2000s purchased by the Connecticut DOT for Amtrak Hartford line service but later relegated to commuter duties approaches the mainline junction at Devon, CT, while runni... (more)
Union Pacific GE U25B's 627, 626 with Alco RS27 677 and UP U25B 625. The U25B's equipped with high short hoods. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
Bound for Maine, Central Maine & Quebec hustles through Jacques-Cartier Street in Farnham.
Amtrak 71 leads the westbound Southwest Chief over the Media trestle. Work on the replacement bridge is well underway.
Great Northern Railway EMD SD7 564 (550-572).
In June, 1984 I was given permission to tour inside the Santa Fe RR roundhouse in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Inside were all sorts of treasures, including Doodlebug M190.