More then two years after the Union Pacific-Western Pacific merger, former WP U30B's rust away at UP yard in Omaha, Nebraska.
Three Amtrak SDP40F’s have brought 14-car Train 3, combined Super Chief - El Capitan, down from Arizona’s summit of 7,354-ft. at Riordan to the 475-ft. level of the Colorado River as the train lea... (more)
It's a historic day in the small community of Laws, Calif. as an active Southern Pacific steam locomotive barks through the small yard here with a pair of cars. Doing the honors this afternoon is ... (more)
Sunset on the 4935- its work done for the day, the famed electric heads for the motor track. It will pull the Broadway Limited east the next day, during the last month of GG1-powered passenger tr... (more)
Took a stop by the Eastern Illinois Railroad Company's "headquarters" in Charleston, IL yesterday. Not expecting to run into anyone, I talked to their manager for over an hour about oper... (more)
The freshly painted "Spirit of the Union Pacific" heads out of downtown San Antonio following the official unveiling ceremony held at Sunset Station. The locomotive arrived to San Antonio covered ... (more)
As the sun comes up, Illinois Central's northbound Panama Limited races through Gilman, IL, on its overnight journey from New Orleans to Chicago. Sixteen cars trail the trio of E-units up front, w... (more)
Chehalis Western H10-44 sits among Milw Rd units in front of Milwaukee's busy Tacoma Shops.
The Hartwell Railroad road train passes the old depot in Lavonia with a colorful mix of power: former Conrail/CSX GP38 #1973, recently-acquired NS GP38-2 #5130, EJ&E SD38 #654, and St Lawrence & A... (more)
Roaring thru Rondout. Amtrak 561 brings train #8, the Empire Builder, thru Rondout, IL in October of 1974. Bob Ferge photo from my collection.
The American Association of Private Rail Car Owners (AAPRCO) convention train, running as Amtrak symbol 813-22 and named "The Green Mountain Flyer", passes the GMRC Foliage train at Che... (more)
A recent addition to the establishment's collection, ex. Conrail 4601 basks in the late morning sun at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Norfolk & Western F7(A) 3660 ex-Wabash 1156A, the railroad inherited 103 F7As of Wabash heritage from the 1964 merger with that railroad. Photo part of my slide collection, no photographer liste... (more)