A lonely CNW ore car sits in the Escanaba, MI yard in August of 1984. If only this car could talk.....
A rare occurrence for Amtrak #520 on a long distance train, I believe. Amtrak Adirondack glides toward the Canada/U.S border at Lacolle.
The Seven Sisters from Mile Post 102 - [Gorge Ride 2017 Series] - Looking east at the set of bridges that are collectively known as the Seven Sisters from the West Portal of the old Tunnel... (more)
The crew of the last log train operated on the OC&E poses after completing their final trip over the railroad. Capacity reductions at Weyerhaeuser's West Klamath sawmill had made the railroad redu... (more)
The “acid train”, CP/D&H train 700, starts its journey from Philadelphia to Baltimore at the entrance to CSX’ East Side Yard. Fortunately the drab GATX SD40-2, which was destined to become a CP B-... (more)
At dusk, a Belfort to Paris Est service still equipped with classic diesel CC 72100 + Corail cars for some weeks passes the bridge over the Lanterne River west of Vesoul on the Paris-Basel "L... (more)
Laurinburg & Southern (LRS) MP15 2433 sits outside the LRS shop in Laurinburg, NC sporting its fresh coat of paint. The 2433 along with two other MP15s were purchased from NS in late 2016 and are ... (more)
Bogie change at the freight car
After years of deferred maintenance, Milwaukee Road had to finally replace the first of three diamonds near Eau Claire Tower. This diamond was owned by MILW and served three purposes. First it was... (more)
When they proved unreliable in intercity service on the New Haven-Springfield line, the Budd SPV-2000s purchased by Connecticut DOT for Amtrak worked briefly for Metro North in branchline service ... (more)
The Rio Grande Zephyr is serviced at Grand Junction in February 1983. The train was discontinued two months later.
A Paris Est to Belfort service still equipped with classic diesel CC 72100 + Corail cars for some weeks passes the Genevreuille tunnel east of Vesoul on the Paris-Basel "Line #4". Before... (more)
I thought these didn't carry or MU fuel but this one has a filler and somebody has put or tried to put diesel into it recently. Abandoned experiment?
Freshly washed B&LE 903 leads DM&IR 403 and sister 900 up Proctor Hill with Lake Superior in the distance.
Deep in California's Gold Country lies the old Sierra Railway. Miles from any sign of civilization, this area truly feels like the Wild West. Built in 1897, this track has long been used to shuttl... (more)