A long line of engines await their fate at NRE in Silvis, IL. Included are NREX 2707 which started out life as UP 3014 in March of 1966 before being sold off to Southern Pacific, only to come back... (more)
The 4 cylinder compound 2-10-0 former Gotthard steamlocomotive C 5/6 # 2969 "Elephant" of Eurovapor made another load test run this day, from Romanshorn to Wittenbach with a steady grade... (more)
Small power for a big road. Santa Fe GE 44-ton switcher 467 didn’t have drawbars but rather steel plates for shoving 2-axle buggies of green cross ties into pressurized creosote cylinders at the... (more)
Quebec City-Ottawa VIA Rail #35 meet Toronto-Halifax Canadian National #120 on the Beloeil Bridge.
Located in the appropriately named 'Locomotive Park' in downtown Kingman, ATSF 3759 spends another lonely night in the desert/canyon town as the park's sprinkler system comes to life - making phot... (more)
A Florida Northern CF7 heads through downtown Ocala performing, what I believe to be, the coolest operation in Florida. Every so often FNRR runs a short train through town on Osceola street, and o... (more)
Central Maine & Quebec #810 is shunting grain hoppers at a grain elevator.
Lake State Railway SD40-2 6301 and CITX SD70M-2 140 team up to haul a healthy SGFL-13 (Saginaw to Flint, Michigan) train through Birch Run, MI on Friday, October 13. LSRC is evaluating the SD70M-... (more)
Having had a recent cosmetic restoration, Reading U30C #6300 glows in the afternoon sunshine at the Reading Railroad Heritage Museum in Hamburg, PA.
On an extremely hazy morning at Marcel, a BNSF stack train twists it's way south up through the reverse curves above Tunnel 10 and the Tehachapi Loop. The construction to link up Walong and Marcel... (more)
The first snowfall of the year on Sept 24 2016. DNSNG Speeder No.9008 exits The Narrows and enters Baker Park checking the track from Durango to Silverton ahead of today's trains.
An empty coal train is working down the Big Sandy towards Coal Run. Here the train passes one of the many coal loaders that have gone idle on this Kentucky Coal Branch. Even though coal is down, w... (more)
A BN C30-7 in the desert. Displaced from coal service by the ubiquitous SD70MACs, older worn out BN power found its way to the Santa Fe. Here, the BN green contributes to a colorful trio ... (more)
Lead by a repainted locomotive, Canadian Pacific ethanol train #650 is heading south toward the United-States under gusty winds. NS 4060 rear DPU.
Daily Auto Train pulls from Sanford....had to look closely, but the font on the number board it slightly different to most in that class.