With an impressive sparks rain an unidentified 2-8-2 JS steamlocomotive is tackling the grade out of the pit at Sandaoling with a load of coal.
Freshly-minted grabirons, still glowing hot after being formed to shape by blacksmith David Ragsdale, rest on a nearby cooling rack inside Union Pacific’s car shop at Desoto, Missouri, on Septembe... (more)
The CTA Holiday Train holds in Wilmette, IL.
After sunset an unidentified JS class is storming up the grade from the pit with an impressive sparks rain.
The little Steam engine #5 used to Commercial on TV.
Barrier guard near Dongbolizhan station on the Sandaoling open cast pit railroad. The barrier is operated manually, the barrier on the other side of the three tracks moves simultanously via a wire... (more)
Flood duty at the Reeseville Marsh.
Here is another view of the wheels on RBNX 81481 that the truckside disintegrated on Christmas Day 1978 as we were traveling on the Thunderhawk at 60mph through Astico,WI.. NO derailment ensued bu... (more)
A shipment of Angola Railways C30ACi's await pickup from GE Transportation's Erie plant.
It's about 7 F or -14 Celsius. The staff of the JS # 8225 2-8-2 steamlocomotive of the Sandaoling coal mine is warming up a frozen valve below the cab with a busket of red-hot coals.
More info from photo 641007 this show whats left of the truck without truckside. Remember we were going around 60mph when the truckside let lose at Astico on Christmas day 1978. The real lucky sid... (more)
Siemens & Halske narrow-gauge electric locomotive (centre rail pickup) with two small passenger cars. This is a replica of the "first electric train", a demonstration run on an exhibitio... (more)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The KTM Komuter train is heading north. Picture is taken from the infinity pool on 48th floor of Regalia Suites tower.
Through the smoke and flames. Tip-toeing toward the MP 387.9 grade crossing, with an XH to have its train's conductor come out and flag due to power outages, Amtrak 761 crawls through Fair... (more)
A great backdrop to a beer garden in Kiev. This steam loco is preserved at the passenger loco shops near Kiev station.