The McCloud River Railroad and the Great Northern Railroad meet - again!
A long time ago, these two railroads once met up just north of Bieber, California at a place known as Lookout Ju... (more)
NS 3383 is parked on Track 27 at the Juniata Shops. Waiting to be stripped down for rebuild to become SD33CO 6220
Fall foliage trip in classy style. Canadian Pacific Office Car Special 41B with 1401 (ex-CN 6541, FP9A), 4106 (ex-CN 6515, FP9A), and 4107 (ex-CN 6526, FP9A) leading an 11 car train head up the fo... (more)
The 6000-series (6000-6078), equipped with dynamic brakes, for coal service. They were designated as "SD40-2c" by Missouri Pacific.
A southbound Green line train approaches the busiest junction in Chicago, Tower 18 on the NW corner of the famed Loop 'L'.
Ex-GM&O blt 1971........
1:87 Scale. An HO scale model GS-4 Locomotive provides a graphic comparison of 3.5mm to the foot railroading vs. 12" to the foot scale. The young gentleman who owned that little Dayli... (more)
75 Loads from the Clearco Xinergy Mine follow Big Clear Creek towards Rupert on the former NF&G / C&O Big Clear Creek Subdivision. The line was heavily damaged by flooding on June 23rd 2016 which... (more)
BNSF 6968 leads a westbound intermodal train across the Frisco Bridge on the BNSF Thayer Sub South. Over on the Harahan Bridge, a MOW vehicle heads east to clear for a UP freight. The I-55 bridge ... (more)
A year earlier than my last post, my father was in the area on business and lensed VIA 76 with a much larger conventional consist departing Windsor at the same location. The ABBA combination incl... (more)
Passing by the William Houde Fertilizer plant, Canadian National 323 is racing northward through the Richelieu River Valley at St Blaise.
Although the BN utilized many Oakway SD60s for their trains, they also had three SD60s on their roster that were demonstrators from EMD. BN 8300 is seen at Clyde Yard in Cicero awaiting an outbou... (more)
IC 6253 and two tunnel motors spot ore loads for direct dumping into the 1004 ft. ore carrier American Spirit at CN Dock 6 in Duluth, MN.
NS 25V turns South at Fostoria and into the bright morning daylight with SD70ACC 1800 leading