While going for a cab ride in UP 3416 over the Blue Mountains, we stopped in the siding to meet the eastbound Amtrak Pioneer. It was a beautiful day and a lot of fun to ride on this Intermodal hot... (more)
WOW - what a lot to see today in the BNSF Engine Servicing Facility yard in Denver. Aside from a couple visiting Norfolk Southern units and a couple BNSF Heritage I units, there were two Federal ... (more)
Saying Goodbye to Boston
CSX's last freight train in the city of Boston says goodbye for what may be the last time. The predecessors of the Boston and Albany began serving their n... (more)
Here is the glamorous Venise Simplon Orient-Express in a not so glamorous landscape. The famous train must spend some time (with passengers on board) in the Noisy-le-Sec yard, in the Paris suburb,... (more)
A 90-car CSXT grain express rolls over the Swan River at Shields, MI on the Mid Michigan Railroad on the way to delivery to the Lake State Railway Paines Subdivision in another two miles. This is... (more)
Amtrak 281 speeds across the wooden trestle that crosses over the Montezuma Swamp in Savannah, NY.
Chongqing Railway Station is an end station, after the locomotive arrives.The locomotive is returning
Cars and bicycles versus U-Tram of Utrecht city viewed from 15th floor of NH Hotels Tower. The Crane is an artwork to symbolise the construction revival of Utrecht Central Station neighbourhood wh... (more)
The sleek Pan Am Railways office car special train with FP7As, PAR-1 and PAR-2, pulling ST dome 102, and office cars 100 and 101, glides across the Hudson River Bridge at Mechanicville, New York o... (more)
A westbound Burlington Northern empty coal train led by EMD SD60M No. 9226 approaches the town of Crawford, Nebraska, while on the south main, a coal load storms out of town with four SD40-2 helpe... (more)
Engineer Jimmy is at the throttle of the 11 O'clock train out of Arcade, NY.
As seen from the top of Breakneck Ridge north of Cold Spring, NY, an Amtrak Turboliner races up the Hudson Valley towards Albany. I later learned that the rock formation on which I was innocently ... (more)
This 4-8-4 Steam was the fastest in Spain with 4226 CV and capable of 150kmh. Only 10 were built, in active service between 1955 and 1975.
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)
A short S train climbs out of the Pica sag