CNW 219 leads a mixture of Fs into Cedar Lake Yard at Minneapolis, MN with a freight from Marshalltown, IA. This train operated on the former Minneapolis & St. Louis mainline and F units and older... (more)
St. Paul Union Depot GE center cab no. 44 shuffles Burlington's Silver Express baggage car on the east leads to St. Paul Union Depot on a sunny April 1970 morning. This was during the brief period... (more)
Look what I brought from Altoona!
The conductor prepares to climb off of brand new Conrail C40-8W 6064 as it approaches the eastbound receiving yard throat to Enola Pennsylvania. T... (more)
The historic and preserved engine CC 72084 in as-built livery: a true beauty showcasing the genius of its livery designer, Mr. Paul Arzens.
The railcar BDe 4/4 # 1641 of the Depot und Schienenfahrzeuge Koblenz (dsf) made its last journey this day, it will be scrapped. The railcar was built in 1955 by SLM, BBC, MFO and SAAS for branch ... (more)
Steamtown's 1943 Lima built Boston & Maine 4-6-2 steam locomotive captured here in June of 2007 at the National Park's former DL&W shops undergoing a full restoration. The... (more)
Water for My HorsesIt is Independence Day Eve (is that a thing?) 1974 and Amtrak's southbound (eastbound, in Southern Pacific vernacular) Coast Starlight, train #11, makes it... (more)
Bringing up the rear of the North Coast Hiawatha at North La Crosse, former Denver Zephyr dome obs Silver Veranda adds a touch of class to the rear of the train. It provides the only visual eviden... (more)
Surrounded by towering mountains, VIA Rail’s westbound “Canadian” is minimized by the scenery of Jasper National Park, even though the train powered by three F40PH-3s is 23 cars long! The streamli... (more)
Engine change at South Amboy; 4872 is pulling away from the train after pulling it from Penn Station in New York City. A pair of EMD E units will power PC 1159 from here south.
1218 is eastbound at Pearisburg, VA in route from Bluefield to Roanoke with a coal train.
CP 2299 handles the first containers into the Port of Duluth for a special intermodal effort sponsored by the port, CN and Lake Superior Warehousing. CN provides the line haul for the containers, ... (more)
The 1541 Paris-Belfort is about to enter the Genevreuille tunnel
Heading for Cuesta GradeAmtrak train #14, the northbound (westbound in Southern Pacific's timetable) Coast Starlight, departs San Luis Obispo, California, on July 1, 1976 (Am... (more)