Running parallel to US highway 460 through Lafayette, the afternoon "Pocahontas" excursion train passes hundreds of trackside fans and spectators.
Union Pacific welders work on a track capacity addition at Allen Creek between Missouri Valley and California Junction, Iowa, on August 15, 2012. They are in the middle of doing two field welds on... (more)
Adam Farence Photo.
Progress Rail demoPR24B continues testing on the Pacific Harbor Line, here seen on the Amerigas Job, returning on the Gaffey Street Lead under the Harbor Freeway.
Amtrak looked quite at bit different in 1999. There were still a few MOW engines in the Safety Orange or "Pumpkin" scheme. Today, no more locomotives exist in this color, but there are s... (more)
A pair of Tunnel Motors and a SD45 head East at Rocky with coal destined for the Arapahoe Power plant in Denver. This train ran shorter than most coal trains and was interchanged to the BN at Denv... (more)
CSX Transportation's deadheading office car special train P900-15 is seen eastbound early in the morning at Palmer, Massachusetts, on June 17, with F40PH 9999 and 9998 leading the 11 car train tha... (more)
Building and defending America as the USS Bunker Hill passes Albina Yard following the end of the cities Fleet Week 2017.
A trio of VIA Rail rebuilt F40PH units lead the Ocean train #15 as it crosses the Chaudière River in the St-Nicholas District of the City of Lévis.
Framed against the sunrise, a pair of ex-ATSF GP60's help complete an almost entirely Santa Fe comeback at the Redondo turntable. With ex-ATSF cantilever signal bridges on the left and right, ex-A... (more)
A Tabriz - Tehran - Mashhad long distance passenger train crosses the most scenic section of the Theran-Tabriz line (between Khorasanak and Sheykhsafi).
An 8-unit set of power rocks back and forth as they shuffle power to the different trains.
As seen from the front, SP GS4 4-8-4 No. 4449 languishes in Oaks Park. Not many years hence she'll return to the rails at the head of the American Freedom Train.
Amtrak looked quite at bit different in 1999. Acela hadn't even been born yet, and E60s were the biggest power you'd find on passenger trains on the corridor. Fast forwarding to the present day,... (more)
The La Harpe - Keokuk job returns to Keokuk after crossing the Mississippi River.