Scrapping the WW&F. It's 1936 and the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway has been out of business for 3 long years. Salvage crews are finally in the process of lifting the rails th... (more)
A former Southern Railway GP7 bakes in the sun on the SARM deadline.
SP 8567 East is up to track speed as it leads SP 7461, former MP 3035, SP 8242 and former Conrail 6688 past the Ajo Way street crossing. Coming the other direction is Cotton Belt 7657, CB 7641, BN... (more)
New BNSF C44-9W 774 at Cicero, Illinois on September 21, 1997.
On May 5, Vermont Rail System's weekly slurry train featured a matched Vermont Railway trio of motive power, including three different EMD models, VTR SD70M-2 432, VTR GP40-2W 310 and VTR GP38-2 2... (more)
A three unit helper set, consisting of SP 7302, SP 7306 and SP 7440, has tied on to the front end of a train led by Rio Grande 3089, and it is seen here nearing the town of Beaumont at the east en... (more)
In the extreme north of Chile, FCALP - Ferrocarril Arica a La Paz it remains in force with some special operations. Coming from the small town of Poconchile, located in the valley of Lluta river, ... (more)
Action in Altgeld interlocking shows a rerouted Brown line with Roosevelt signs going ahead of a standing Red line train with 95th St. signs. All four tracks are signaled for reverse moves with tr... (more)
Three locomotives sit outside Burlington Northern’s Belknap Street roundhouse in Superior, Wisconsin, on October 19, 1985. A couple of radial tracks off the turntable at this former Great Northern... (more)
At home in the Manhattan cavern for which its dual-power capability was designed, Amtrak FL9 486 prepares to lead the westbound Lake Shore Limited out of town.
Conrail FJ10 passes the Massive Capital Auto Auction in the Holmesburg Section of Philadelphia after working Northeast Metal Traders.
Reading & Northern is know for interesting power lash ups and well, the Port Clinton Yard Job YJPN was no different today with an SD50M doing the honors of being the shop/yard shifter, with a spec... (more)
Montluçon Steam Festival 10 years ago:
- The 141R 840 came from Orléans
- The 141R 420 came from Clermont-Ferrand
- The 141TD 740 came from Limoges.
All engines came wit... (more)
Dam Bridge...A westbound intermodal crosses the Stone Bridge (a semi-misnomer--the upstream side has been concrete since 1929) in Johnstown. Built in 1887-8, this is the bridge brok... (more)