Southern California conmmuter style. From LAUS Union Station and by San Bernardino Line, EMD F59PHI and Metrolink service passing over the BNSF Intermodal Facility by elevated track, and arriving ... (more)
Leapfrogging. A Port of Montreal truck crosses one of the many crossings in this area, leapfrogging a slowly approaching train so that it can protect another crossing, as a transfer led by ... (more)
Several Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority (HMCR) locomotives are being used to switch large numbers of cars on the southern part of the railroad. On the left, B39-8s 8527 and 8560 ... (more)
Making the most of a day! Following meetings in New Haven, CT for my wife, the three youngest of our nine kiddos that were along were given the choice of where they wanted to go. The chant quick... (more)
Colorado is one of the fastest growing states in the country. Evidence of that growth can be seen in the new houses being built in the background along the foothills as well as the hundreds of SU... (more)
A Rails Northeast article by Jay Potter, titled “The Monsters of Mingo Junction”, made the small industrial town of Mingo Junction, Ohio, a bucket list destina... (more)
Evening Mixed Service. A Southern Railway mixed train sits at the Nelson Crossing Depot awaiting the loading of some local freight traffic. A couple of late arriving passengers query the ... (more)
CNW 1057 awaits its next assignment at the Butler (Milwaukee), WI engine house in April of 1972. These FM units were built nearby in Beloit, WI an were known for being able to pull the entire yard... (more)
“Dog’s Breakfast”Whatever else might be said of GTI in the 80’s (typically rather negative), they could concoct some interesting power lashups (at least in paint, if not by model... (more)
AERC1807 and 1841 (ex-SP B40-8s) at the Weyerhaeuser Santiam Lumber Mill.
1918 or 2018? Polson Logging Company's #2 Crossing the Stasek Slough just north of Tillamook Oregon. A photo charter over the Oregon Scenic Railroad, formerly the Port of Tillamook Bay RR.
Streamlined 4-6-2 # 6229 "Duchess of Hamilton" of the famous "Coronation class" of the London Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS), built in 1938 at Crewe. Exhibited in the Natio... (more)
Union Pacific EMD SD70M No. 4609 gets “sandblasted” and cleaned during prepping for a new paint job in the paint shop at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 18, 2015.
Last day of service July 31, 1981 marked the end of SEPTA RDC service between Philadelphia and Newark, NJ. The last northbound run is shown at Manville NJ, on a connection from ex Readi... (more)
Storming out of the only tunnel on BNSF’s Southern transcon, 4 GE’s pull a Z train up Yampai hill in the heart of Nelson Canyon. After going here once I figured this would be an interesting angle ... (more)