A new era. The interior of the first Viewliner II Diner to enter revenue service is a welcome, warm and contemporary atmosphere. These cars will ultimately replace the last of the Heritage... (more)
One of the new Chargers destined for Midwestern assignments visits the NEC and is prepped for testing. This type of locomotive has been ordered by several states for passenger service they subsidi... (more)
This CPR track maintenance crew was using every bit of available track time to gather up old ties and pile them up at Spences Bridge. This truck is deceptively powerful and able to move along at ... (more)
CSX 4617 sits in primer at the Huntington Shops.
** TAKEN FROM A PUBLIC ROAD ON PUBLIC PROPERTY, NO TRESSPASSING WAS DONE TO OBTAIN THIS SHOT ****
The walls of the Clear Fork River Gorge rebound with the rumble of an empty ethanol train slipping down grade north of Morley, TN on a rail line still proudly land-marked with signs of its proud L... (more)
On the halloween eve this scary witch with a pumpkin head attacked me in the woods outside Moscow... I barely took away the legs! Happy Halloween from Russia, folks! :-)
Priceless moments on the railroad...
My younger siblings came out and surprised me with a visit while at work. Photo by Sequoya Davis.
Night has fallen, and this Pacific Surfliner train rests after releasing passengers but before heading out to the yard.
One of the most recognizable railway views today. It`s also a rare place where we are glad that trains no longer run. This is Auschwitz Birkenau concentration camp where trainloads of Jews arrived... (more)
P99's conductor climbs out of 1072 getting ready to uncouple the locomotives from the train as the PTI van chases them down the track.
Rays of light bathe Nevada Northern No. 40 as it waits for its inspection to be completed.
Norfolk Southern AC44C6M number 4002 has been released from the paint shop in Altoona, Pennsylvania, wearing the third edition of the special prototype "Mane" scheme. Originally built by GE as st... (more)
Desert storm!In the central Iran desert just before a thunderstom (with rain), the strong winds generate a short but impressive sand storm.
The 16-cylinder, 2000 horsepower EMD 645 engine shines through the sides of CSX GP38-2 #2702, in a Dickson-style loco-xray image at Spencer, NC.