The faces of railroading. The engineer and fireman of SP 5021 take a minute to pose in front of the engine they ran today with a supervisor joining in for the photo opportunity. RailGiants Train M... (more)
Old vs. New. UP 9000 is one of the most unique engines at the museum. It was the first of the class to be built, the last to be retired, and is the sole survivor. It was one of the first pieces th... (more)
Both mountainous and desert-like, the landscape of Mongolia is always provides an interesting backdrop for train watching. To maneuver through the mountains, many switchbacks are used to overcome ... (more)
A line of ACS-64's wait at the Ivy City Maintenance Facility.
Dominique leads a Ceres Rail train towards Langvlei between Robertson and Worcester. The train is here for the Wacky Wine festival at Robertson and did a round trip stopping at some of the wine fa... (more)
The British Standard Class 2-6-0 was built in 1953 according to the WSR Guide. People enjoy 78018 from the platform during the Spring Steam Gala.
Norfolk Southern 911 poses inside Natural Tunnel.
Norfolk & Western J 611 heads up Norfolk Southern train 957 as it coasts down Christiansburg Grade on the return to Roanoke shortly after exiting Montgomery Tunnel to round-out a day of Memorial D... (more)
Acela 2006 sits inside the High Speed Rail building at the Ivy City maintenance facility in Washington DC. This building was constructed just for working on these Acela trainsets - another buildin... (more)
Steam train arriving at Watchet on a chilly day during the Steam Gala.
Double headed steam train arriving at Watchet during the Steam Gala.
My son gets off an Amtrak after his very first mainline train ride. (Stacey Whitman photo)
Pacers roll out of Dawlish Warren on a bright but chilly day.
An HST through sunny Dawlish Warren