On a rainy November afternoon, Canadian National train 35, the Montreal-Toronto Bonaventure, rattles the old brick station at Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, as it speeds west behind a pair of MLW ... (more)
With the skyline of Easton, Pennsylvania in the background, an eastbound Conrail TV train crosses the Delaware River.
C&O 5250 switches the carferry Badger at their dock on Jones Island in Milwaukee, WI in April of 1975. Russ Porter Kodachrome from my collection.
Heading back to Powder River Basin for another load of coal, a Burlington Northern coal train follows the North Platte River through Wendover Canyon between Wendover and Cassa, Wyoming, on July 18... (more)
A single CP ES44AC leads CP auto train 147 as it comes off the NS Chicago Line and onto the IHB Kankakee Line, passing by the Acelor Mittal HR Building in East Chicago. Locomotives:CP ... (more)
A very colorful sunrise appears over the Norfolk Southern Virginia Division yard office, originally built as a Norfolk and Western station, along the right-of-way of the NS Norfolk District in dow... (more)
With its station work completed, VIA's eastbound Canadian departs Calgary, Alberta, behind a trio of Canadian Pacific diesels, two GP9s and an RS-18. It was not uncommon at the time to find CPR po... (more)
A BNSF special graces the Coastline with a nice train of company varnish and Patrick Henry cars.
If you love trains and you love boats and ships and have a multi million dollar budget this is the place to have a home. BNSF Bridge No. 4 across Salmon Bay is a single leaf bascule bridge that ca... (more)
CCV 3051 pauses after a Jordan Spreader demonstration. That is a well worn Delaware & Hudson spreader
A heavy EB stack train fights it way upgrade at Sibyl on a beautiful stormy night
Steam and the Sierras
It's a long hard climb from the valley floor up to Gold Hill. One could watch a train for nearly an hour as it struggles with the grade. And who could im... (more)
An empty ArcelorMittal ore train is northbound through the south end of the new Sam Siding on the Northern Subdivision with a unit that was originally constructed for ArcelorMittal's Liberia opera... (more)
Norfolk Southern H16 enters the former Lehigh Valley Railroad yard after extinguishing a traction motor fire in Waverly, New York to engine NS 3379. Locomotives: NS 3283 and NS 3379