Black River & Western’s T6 leads the excursion train toward Ringoes at Copper Hill, New Jersey.
LA&L 418 is running up to Avon to switch Barilla Pasta and has 11 cars for the road train in tow on a sunny December 19, 2018. The train is at Pole Bridge Road following the waters of Conesus Cree... (more)
Among the lineup are CR 9240 ex-CNJ 1060 NW2, CR 3677 ex-EL 2571 GP35, an unidentified ex-PC 6-axle Alco Century, PC 7862 GP38, and CR 3649 ex-RDG 3649 GP35.
The Ohio River Company operated a large fleet of coal barges on the Ohio River. At their Ashland, Kentucky facility, Alco S6 56 was used to move hoppers around to the loading docks.
Olgebay-Norton Alco’s stand in the rain at the company’s Ashland, Kentucky yard. RS3 512 began life as Reading 495, and is now part of the Vintage Locomotives, Inc. collection in Oak Ridge, Tennes... (more)
The DLWR crew picks up three boxcars from the NS interchange.
Both M&E C430s were posed in front of the engine shop on a warm August morning. Other units visible include former TP&W C424 801, former BAR F3 44, an ex-BAR wooden caboose, M&E caboose #4 and, i... (more)
GBW 314 heads east near Arcadia, WI in May of 1992. We spent all day chasing this train and it was worth every minute. Just the sound of the 3 Alco's was worth it!
GB&W Alco RS-11 #309 switches Ann Arbor's carferry Arthur Atkinson in Kewaunee, WI in May of 1973. The City of Milwaukee is also in town in this Russ Porter Kodachrome from my collection.
One of two units to be painted in Delaware & Hudson’s bicentennial scheme, rebuilt RS3 506 gets ready to lead a northbound out of Taylor yard. The “clubfoot”, which first wore number 1976 after re... (more)
The drip strip over the cab window and the AAR trucks indicate that this Conrail C430 is of Reading lineage, as opposed to the former New York Central units, which had Alco’s Hi-Ad trucks. Conrail... (more)
Former D&H RS-11 5010 leads a short train over the diamond at GB.
Well-weathered C&NW Alco RS-32 4244 at Green Bay, Wisconsin November 23, 1985. Nee; New York Central 8043, 2nd; Penn Central 2043, 3rd; Conrail 2043, C&NW in service 23 November 1979 , date... (more)
Before It Was Famous
Many photos of Jersey Central RS3 1554 have appeared on this site as is serves the Delaware-Lackawanna. Here the 1953 Alco is in its original paint on the rail... (more)
All Dressed Up……
When I last photographed Norfolk & Western RSD12 258, I did not expect to see it again, and ... (more)