The Last Sentinel!
The last steam locomotive in America in non-tourist service could be found in Brazil. The management of Amsted Maxion in Cruzeiro (SP) was steam freindly, and so t... (more)
I remember it was very very hot and only one car in the train had air conditioning. This was a trip from Denver to Fort Morgan....I don't believe the line is even there anymore. The photo was a ru... (more)
Long hood forward. ALP-45DP AMT 1369 is unusually running long hood forward as it heads west on CN's Montreal Sub with multilevel coach AMT 3002 in tow. It will run this way for about 7.5 m... (more)
Welcome to the Feather River Canyon. The Feather River Canyon is home to one of the most treacherous rail lines in the world. With steep cliffs and loose ground, rockslides are an ever-pres... (more)
Trail Creek Trestle was the last major structure to be built as part the Georgia Railroad's task of building a branch line Athens, GA as part of their 1833 charter with the state. Before it's cons... (more)
The fireman of no. 160 threw sand between the spinning wheels to help the loco to move out of the section with oily rails. It took the loco quite a while to get to th... (more)
Shadow Warrior - Look twice!
Only in the shadow you can see what the kid is holding in his hand: pointing his gun towards the photographer! A strange feeling in a back then peaceful c... (more)
"The beast" or "la Bestia" snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 is clearing track 3 of Ospizio Bernina station at 6 in the morning, the centrifuging units are extended to a width of 6 m... (more)
Odd Tracks 1
A small series about odd tracks in the Sugar mill Semboro (second largest sugar cane railway network on the island Java, Indonesia): no. 22, a lighweight, tiny Schö... (more)
Odd Tracks 2
No. 22 hauls a short train of loaded cane wagons from the field to the main track. It passes a "flying point", a loose track which is laid over the main t... (more)
Odd Tracks 3
No. 23, one of the small Schöma's, went out to pick up a loaded train in the fields and bring it from temporary track to the main line. But on a section where tra... (more)
The K14M narrow-gauge electric loco is pulling a sand train from the sand pit to the Ivsilikat brickyard.
Narrow gauge electric loco 14KR2A-1442 is pulling two gondola cars with sand. Due to the poor quality of the overhead line holders the train driver should lower the current collector when... (more)
Ducks on Alert!
The duck's herder got aware of the approaching train and urges his ducks to leave the tracks. No worries, the train would have stopped before it would have run o... (more)
The Dakota hotel which is located at Zoledowo in Poland is designed in the Wild West style with many memorabilia reflecting the theme. In the car park is an unidentified former PKP TKt48 2-8-2T st... (more)