An ex-CSX C40-8W, now owned by GE and part of the GECX lease fleet, waits for pickup from the GE Transportation plant in Erie. The interchange with NS here is nearby an asphalt plant, busy with th... (more)
On a beautiful June morning, CP 8800 leads CP 198 east through the Dells.
Through the Wilderness
The hilly landscape around Hwange (formerly Wankie) allows some nice pictures of the African wilderness. Actually it's not as wild as you may think: the air in... (more)
Bessemer & Lake Erie SD38AC #867 leads the southbound ore train past the Hartstown swamp. A family of geese rush into the water after narrowly avoiding the train while walking across the tracks.
The awesome exhaust of Class A No. 1218 rockets skyward as the throttle is opened after exiting Montgomery Tunnel.
BNSF 7584 (ES44DC) pulls a string of DOD flat cars up the hill to Utah Junction in Broomfield, Colorado.
The area around Zanguja offers some very nice scenery and a steep gradient. From this location someone could look as far as Hwange. Meeting wild animals id more likely h... (more)
Garratt in the Gradient
Between Sambawizi and Zanguja the line from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls is in a constant grade which requires much work from the firemen. He just fed the fire ... (more)
Dash 9 BB + SD-40-T2 with 136 loaded cars. Our "horseshoe curve".
Westbound Vehicle train near Roosevelt in the Columbia River Gorge.
Network Rails NMT (New Measurement Train) is a converted High Speed Train chock full of hi-tec computerised gadgetry which enable it to use lasers to inspect the track at 125mph.The train,known as... (more)
Glinting Passenger Train
15A 414 runs into the setting sun towards Victoria Falls, just negotiated the long gradient north of Dibangombie.