On March 15th Union Pacific brought out the refurbished/upgraded rotary for some testing. The Truckee MoW employees loaded up the #1 track with snow from East Norden up to the 'Big Hole'. The weat... (more)
On a clear winter's day, SP 9805 East passes Stockton Tower. The train is a relatively short manifest headed for Roseville. Note that only two tracks remain on SP's right of way, where there used ... (more)
Rio Grande 315 sits out the summer on display near the Chama depot until called upon to pull the occasional charter. She was build for the Florence and Cripple Creek in 1895 and was restored by th... (more)
SOO 1003 puts on a nice show as it heads east by Rondout Tower and the Milwaukee Road searchlights. 1003 is enroute back home to Hartford, WI after attending a fundraiser for the Shriner's Childre... (more)
A clean BNSF SD70ACE leads a heavy westbound coal train up the 2.2% grade of Mullan Pass. Greenhorn Gulch was part of the gold rush that built Montana. It is said that a large gold nugget was foun... (more)
Light oil fired modernised 2-10-0 steamlocomotive 52 # 8055 of the Dampflokomotiv und Maschinenfabrik (DLM), entering Sissach on a transfer run. The locomotive is based in Schaffhausen and wears n... (more)
Working amidst piles of pulpwood, Green Bay & Western C424 321 switches the paper mill at Biron, Wisconsin. The Alco began life as Erie Lackawanna 2415, and ended up at the Livonia, Avon & Lakevil... (more)
The area around the Denver stockyards served by the Denver Rock Island Railroad gets active during the day. The crews are mindful of the rolling stock and attentive to the business activities in t... (more)
After a crew change at Lambton Yard, 40B is again underway for Hamilton.
Inside the signal box at Weybourne station on the North Norfolk Railway. The signalman looks proudly at his levers
As the sun sets over an icy Indiana landscape at 5:14 p.m. on February 25, 1990, an eastbound Conrail freight heads toward Elkhart Yard passing through a wintery La Porte.
After being out of service since the 1990s, K-27 #476 is undergoing a full restoration in the Durango roundhouse.
After being pounded by a thunderstorm, the sun returns along the Rocky Mountains as the CWEMS9-12 snakes around Coal Creek Canyon by Blue Mountain Rd.
During a complete closure of the double track line between Frauenfeld and Weinfelden for 9 consecutive days, the overhead wire system was built new. Here the works for an anchoring near Hüttlingen... (more)
A coal train pauses by the KCS Yard on the north side of Texarkana with KCS 701 on the point. 701 was one of 4 SD40X's built by EMD and were the prototypes for the SD50's.