The westbound California Zephyr, headed by DRGW 3111 and Amtrak 318 296, takes the siding at Plainview to cross an eastbound freight in September 1985. On the rear of the train is PV 107 "Otto Kul... (more)
East Roper Yard switcher 139 notches up as it tries to move a long rake of wagons of a WP freight in March 1982.
A work train shoves back a cut of tie gondolas.
Locomotive class 655, also named Caimano, in its original livery drawing an intermodal through Tirrenica close Dino's Island in Calabria South Italy
Pulling only 30 cars, this is the hottest train on the former LA&SL line.
The crew of the Roper '2:59 Drag' have just arrived at the Rio Grande Cafe, housed in the coffee shop of D&RGW-WP Salt Lake City passenger station. The crew often timed their routine so as to arri... (more)
Even from over 1000' feet below, you can still tell when Kroflite's fireman opens the firebox door to add more coal. 0-2-2-0 10 (the lower train) has just cleared Long Trestle, while 0-2-2-0 3 is ... (more)
“Tender Rivets”. Williams Arizona, August 21st, 2002. Steve Crise Photo © scrise.com
Here is something that you don't see every day. Besides needing a bath, this is basically a U30C with a cowl constructed over it. This model was unique to the Santa Fe and only 6 were ever built.... (more)
Ever vigilant railroad signals burn brightly into the evening at the Illinois Railway Museum. Union Illinois, April 17th, 2002. Steve Crise Photo. © scrise.com
This railroad was only around for a brief period in the early 1980's.