As the cab of Pere Marquette 1225 fills with steam, the engineer sits calm and collected as he blows down the engine prior to departure for the North Pole (Ashley, MI).
As the blue hour approaches on a rainy, cold and dreary December day in 1983, an eastbound Toledo, Peoria and Western freight switches the grain elevator at Wolcott, Indiana. TP&W only has a few m... (more)
On December 16, 1983, two Toledo, Peoria and Western trains pose at the Farmdale trestle near East Peoria, Illinois. Above is train No. 24, the the Effner Local, with GP38-2s Nos. 2002 and 2008, p... (more)
A pair of Lancaster & Chester Railroad EMD GP38-2's bring a cut of loaded gons from Gerdau Ameristeel towards Lancaster,SC.
Baltimore Transit Company 6119 departs from the visitors' center at the Baltimore Streetcar Museum. This photo was framed by an overhanging branch and the camera's pop-up flash was used to illumi... (more)
Georgia Northeastern's 102 job meanders north along Scott Mill Creek near Canton,GA with GP38 #9706 & GP20 #7562 leading four cars. They would set off the 7562 and two flats at Canton for the Univ... (more)
Norfolk Southern stack train 22G (Long Beach,CA to Atlanta,GA) rolls through the west Georgia hills behind a new Union Pacific ET44AC and an ex SP AC4400CW. CSX ES44AC #3138 was pushing on the rea... (more)
CN ES44AC 2847 and C44-9W 2619 lead 82 loads of crude oil (with 2 sand buffer cars on either end) through McCabe on CN's Robson Sub. Only a small handful of these trains have run since, coming fro... (more)
Still quite new, CN ET44AC 3105 guides a heavy potash train down the main at Jackman on CN's Albreda Sub. Typically this location only sees eastbound trains (lighter grade to Redpass) but on this ... (more)
The rear of the Leavenworth Snow Train features the Silver Solarium and Silver Lariat as the eastbound train from Seattle arrives in Leavenworth in fresh snow on its second run.
DP unit brings up the rear end of this grain empty bound for ADM in Cedar Rapids. Seen here near CP 108, few miles west of Blairstown in central Iowa.
Looks like 94 has been involved in a recent altercation
Before she was famous, and the last operating Rio Grande tunnel motor, 5371 earns her keep as she leads a freight across the Utah desert in the setting sun. Sure do miss taking trips to photograph... (more)
HISTORIC DAY TODAY ON THE GASPÉSIE RAILWAY! The first time, delivred a big windmill train, to Texas on the BNSF.
NS 165 crosses the Holston River after a quick crew change at the state line in Bristol.