At the end of a rather cloudy fall day, sun comes up during the golden hour as a mixed train pulled by Norfolk & Western #475 is heading to Strasburg, PA. N&W 4-8-0 #475 was dressed up as N&W #382... (more)
Switching at Southwark. CN 522 with clean zebra-striped CN 9576 puts its train together at Southwark Yard before heading south on the Rouses Point Sub with cars for St-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
Waiting at the west end if Sando for an approaching train, recently delivered SD75M No. 231 idles rhythmically as her engineer has his eyes fixed on the horizon. The eastbound's headlight is now s... (more)
New York Central added 70 new GE U25Bs (phase 1 & 2) to its diesel roster in 1964-65. These 2500-series speed merchants were typically assigned to priority traffic, while older first-generation un... (more)
Engineer Mel Baughman smiles from the cab of Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2 No. 5349 at East Carbon, Utah, on February 5, 2004. Around Helper, these sullied, weary, black locomotives parked over by the en... (more)
Goodbye, MelRailroading and I lost a friend last week. Mel Baughman was born in Rifle, Colorado, on November 2, 1948, and began working for the Rio Grande in 1967, subsequently becoming... (more)
A familiar sight for many years: An SBB Cargo Ae 6/6 with an empty unit gravel train crossing the Rhine River between Eglisau and Hüntwagen-Wil.
An eastbound coal drag passes a manufacturing facility, now a vacant area, in Derry, Pa.
Chicago Transit Authority Purple Line Linden train is turning north off Van Buren on to Wells on the Loop Elevated. Formerly known as the Evanston Express the train will makes stops to Belmont an... (more)
On a rainy day in Boone, railroad staffs watch JS 8419 passing the railroad crossing near Boone Station.
China standard EMU CR400AF, running in China's first high-speed railway, Beijing Tianjin intercity high-speed railway