A long eastbound manifest of Canadian National is rolling along the Thompson river in British Columbia on the CP line, with SD70I # 5622 and SD70M-2 # 8014. On the other bank of the river is the s... (more)
4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b # 2816 "Empress" of the Canadian Pacific Railway is pulling a steam special through the Rocky Mountains along the Kicking Horse river, while several rafters ... (more)
As the matching Maroon OCS heads south behind a 4 pack of NS “Tuxedo” F Units, the sun starts to pop above the horizon.
When Southern Pacific construction crews arrived at Caliente in 1874 the question of just how to conquer the Tehachapi Mountains quickly came to the forefront. So daunting was the task that Calien... (more)
A Burlington Northern piggyback train, probably ‘Expeditor’ No. 41, is about to pound the diamonds at East Dubuque, Illinois, on August 13, 1994. A pair of colorful EMD SD40-2s pull the train—BN N... (more)
Beautiful 4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b # 2816 "Empress" of Canadian Pacific Railway is entering Revelstoke with a steam charter. Behind the second tender is diesel GP38AC # 3016.
Two GE's and a dead in tow GP39M fresh from rebuild are on the point of a BNSF manifest freight with Boeing Fuselages at the head of the train. The train is traveling over Montana Rail Link and ro... (more)
Amongst the color and vegetation of spring, a southbound UP manifest pops out of tunnel 2, at the north end of Bealville siding on this cloudy afternoon.
While a southbound BNSF intermodal holds at Bena off in the distance, a UP northbound intermodal races toward a diverging clear signal and the San Joaquin Valley, catching the late afternoon light... (more)
Former Deutsche Bahn express train steamlocomotive 01 # 202, built by Henschel und Sohn/Kassel in 1936 for the Deutsche Reichsbahn, now owned and operated by association "Pacific 01 202"... (more)
Passenger train near Gaoyao Railway Station is close to Z201
A bad order traction motor is changed out on Union Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 6300 at the railroad’s locomotive shop in South Morrill, Nebraska, on September 14, 2017. Alan Ford writes up what is wro... (more)
4-6-2 "Pacific" 01 # 202 with the train of Eisenbahn-Nostalgiefahrten Bebra e.V. on the Gotthard south ramp between Lavorgo and Faido near Fedoc.
Going back a bit. Grain train heads for Vancouver along the Fraser river and the glorious Highway 1