The Köf is the ubiquitous little German critter.
I quote Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DB_Class_K%C3%B6f_III):
In the 1950s, in order to close the gap between the small lo... (more)
“Dog’s Breakfast”Whatever else might be said of GTI in the 80’s (typically rather negative), they could concoct some interesting power lashups (at least in paint, if not by model... (more)
Originally series 2100, these american locs served mostly freight lines from 1965, replacing steam. A first lot of 8 locs came from USA ( Shenectady) and the second and third lot were built in Spa... (more)
Running Late- California Zephyr flies through Mendota, IL after 10PM.
To help trains traverse the steep grades between Altoona and Cresson, helper engines are added to the front and back ends of trains. Here is one such Railroad: Norfolk SouthernLocomotive: EMD SD40ELocation: Cresson, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: NS 6310Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: June 24, 2011
Iowa Interstate Council Bluffs to Blue Island train is east of Bureau Junction at the small tow of DePue
The Blonay-Chamby Railroad Museum is celebrating 50 years of service, it was the first museum railway of Switzerland. In front of the shed at Chaulin museum are standing the G 3/3 # 6 of the forme... (more)
BNSF 2358 is another power unit with an interesting history. This unit was built in 1972 for the Saint Louis-San Francisco Railroad and then hired on with the Burlington Northern before being mer... (more)
The Blonay-Chamby Railroad Museum is celebrating 50 years of service, it was the first museum railway of Switzerland. 5 steamlocomotives were invited as guests for the celebration, another 5 staem... (more)
A NS Dash 9 parked in long hood forward style in Downtown Appalachia.
A Chessie System GP30 leads an eastbound at Miller, on the B&O Garrett Subdivision, in 1977.
NJ Transit 1001 accelerates west from Boonton. The train is passing alongside the United Railroad Historical Society storage facility.
The Last One The last GP40-2 ever built leads 905 on a wet unsettled afternoon. The tropical rainy season got off to an early start this year, rain every day now for a week.