Early in the morning, with fog burning off as the sun climbs, EMD FP45 No. 98 leads a 971 train through the multiple reverse curves of Cable.
Canadian National CLC (FM) CFA16-4 9322, MLW RS-3 3040 and CLC (FM) H16-44 2213 at CN Montreal Yard, Lachine, Quebec on June 19, 1968. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed... (more)
Norfolk Southern local A02 has finished its work at AOC Aliancys in Piperton, Tennessee. This former Conrail unit (CR 6464) is preparing to head west back to Memphis with its tank cars on the Memp... (more)
Metra's newest heritage paint makes its first revenue run. Here the METX 405 arrives at Grayslake proudly displaying Milwaukee Road colors and decals.
Hot Steel Coming Through!
Cuyahoga Valley SW8 802 pulls a couple of cars of molten steel through the Jones & Laughlin steel mill in Cleveland. The long-gone Clark Avenue bridge, c... (more)
"NYAR 159, Rebuilt"
New York & Atlantic Railway MP15AC 159 sits inside of Fresh Pond Shops awaiting electronics installation a couple days after returning from Altoona Works. 159... (more)
Adam Farence Photo.....GP40 not 49....sorry about that...the eyes are not what they used to be....Thanks....Tom.
On a snowy day in Hudson NY, a patron of the Iron Horse Bar leans out to yell something as the local comes back light power through downtown to 7th Street. Had to dig this gem out of my archives f... (more)
2010 and 2011 were disappointing winters for me in terms of my typical Donner trips. In 2012 I was stationed at Langley AFB and I was blessed with the birth of my two sons in that time. All of the... (more)
A very, very long line of stored Missouri Pacific power in the Fort Worth Centennial Yard.
Local train A746 works the West Fraser saw mill as seen from the underutilized hwy 431 bridge. Note: The rare and elusive Frank Orona can be seen in his natural habitat to the left.
A BNSF Railway manifest rolls through Bena, passing the iconic Southern Pacific searchlight signals at Sandcut on its way to northern California from the Midwest.
Even Rescuers Need Rescuing. It's a chilly evening in downtown Los Angeles as the sound of two freight motors idling fills the air. Sitting out of place in what is arguably the busiest trai... (more)
Last night in the info booth. 30th Street Station information desk Clerk Pat K. poses in front of the Solari departure board at night on January 2nd. On January 3rd work was scheduled to begin ins... (more)