The PRR Position Light Signals at Lilly, PA overnight in October, 2017 as the light from an approaching eastbound pierces through the night air and the stars slowly fade.
Of note is the contrapti... (more)
Norfolk Southern's Virginian unit leads CSX intermodal train Q138 by the former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad's Roundhouse complex and Amtrak station in Martinsburg, WV.
It's "1907" and two Locust Heights and Western Railroad employees pause to pose for a photograph outside the sawmill as Climax A #1 stands ready in the background to continue work. Lighting provid... (more)
In August of 1956 famed railroad photographer O. Winston Link captured a scene at this very spot at night using his lighting set up as kids played in Hawksbill Creek as a Norfolk and Western train... (more)
Twenty-Seven and a half minutes elapse in this collection of four shots layered together as the Pennsy signal bridge at AR (Allegheny Range) stands tall against the backdrop of the swirling night ... (more)
A DC to AC conversion engine numbered 4004 leads NS 777 by the Trinity United Methodist Cemetery along Rehobeth Road in Walnut Bottom just east of Shippensburg, PA.
The engine features the blue m... (more)
A loaded CSX N770 coal train crests the grade at the Hobbs signals on it's way to Richmond, VA as the days last light burns the sky and foliage in the trees.
After leading a northboumd less than 24 hours prior thru the area, NS 1069 leads 15T south by Boyce, VA with the rising waning Moon above. 1069 is one of 20 locomotives Norfolk Southern painted in... (more)
This is a classic scene as CSX Q249 exits the Harpers Ferry Tunnel and drifts across the Potomac River.
The sound of the horn echoing off the mountains, the rush of the water below and the locomo... (more)
39Q passes by Walnut Bottom, PA on the Lurgan Branch heading to Harrisburg, Pa from Hagerstown, MD in the middle of the night. Just east of Lee's Crossroads and along the tracks sit Rehobeth Cemet... (more)
The power for the NS local K80 uncoupled from its train a couple miles to the east and runs to Lee's Crossroads to switch and run around its cars to head back sout... (more)
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The crew of York 17 return the greeting of Union Solders as it passes thru Glen Rock, PA on this night charter specifically run as part of Steam Into History's Rai... (more)
The stillness in the middle of the night is deafening along the floor of the famous Shenandoah Valley. The roar of bugs chirping or local wildlife calling out can ... (more)
Winchester and Western GP38-2 2197 glides on the rails of the former Cumberland Valley Railroad approaching milepost 99 seen in the distance. The train is in the midst... (more)