Against a brilliant sunset and under the PRR signals at CP-TROBE, 62V flies east with NS 4007 in the lead.
Strasburg Rail Road 2-10-0 No. 90 passes over the only bridge on the railroad with a Night Before Christmas Train. This backlit scene is a new perspective on a frequently photographed location.
Everything in this shot is Delaware, Lackawanna & Western, the locomotive paint, the rails, the concrete tower, the land. THIS is historic railroad preservation and it warms the cockles of the hea... (more)
Spotted on the ready track, a Reading T-1 receives some final attention from a hostler before being coupled to an outbound train. This photo was shot after a very successful night photo shoot at ... (more)
Experimental GE P42AC-Es??! Nah, rather:
Amtrak's 2016 "Autumn Leaf Special" makes a late evening appearance in Bristol Township, PA leaving the city of Philadelphia in its wake. The... (more)
Strasburg Rail Road along with the Norfolk and Western Historical Society presented 475 as part of a night shoot on a steamy Summer evening. The 4-8-0 locomotive was built in 1906 by the Baldwin L... (more)
Slumbering Giants: Former NKP and High Iron Company berkshire #759 and Grand Trunk Western #6039 sleep peacefully within the Steamtown roundhouse. Perhaps one day these hulking giants of steam wil... (more)
Happy Independece Day from Philadelphia!
Philadelphia's 30th Street Station captured on July 26th, 2016 illuminated in alternating Stars & Stripes themes during the 2016 Democrati... (more)
After running light to North Bessemer, BLE 867 and 905 take a train of empty hoppers back north.
30 stars decorate the cab of PSCC 17 with 15 on each side to honor those American servicemen that perished in the 2011 Extortion 17 Chinook helicopter crash in Afghanistan.
This photo was taken o... (more)
With the city skyline as backdrop, an Amtrak Regional Express makes a late night sprint through Philadelphia, PA, bound for Wilmington, DE in this Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: Siemens ACS-64Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: AMTK 607Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: January 10, 2016
The NYC 2500 is transformed into the P&LE 2800 at the Lake Shore Railway Museum for the annual Night at the Museum event.
The C&O Dash 7 8272 visits its birthplace at GE Transportation in Erie and awaits final transportation to the Lakeshore Railroad Museum. Locomotives:C&O 8272 B30-7
A Roger Puta Photograph
In his next step, the Hostler climbs up onto his locomotive and cracks the throttle enveloping the roundhouse in steam. Slowly backing out the N&W M Class, seen here, is almost ready for another d... (more)