Train 904 with an interesting RS-18/F7B/RS-10/RS-23 lashup slows to a stop while holding the main for a meet. Train 904 was a hot CP freight that ran from Windsor, Ontario to Wells River, VT wher... (more)
We're stopped at Watertown on the eastward track probably waiting for a westbound running against the currant Duplainville to Watertown. Since this photo was taken 44 years ago and I've been retir... (more)
A visit to Conrail’s engine facility in Niagara Falls, New York turned up this CR U25C/PC U30C combination.
The Williamsport-Berwick local heads west through the PA Rt. 42 highway crossing. This crossing had originally been located on the other side of the white house seen in the background, just enough... (more)
A splash of sunshine found its way through the overhead structures at Boston's North Station to illuminate MBTA FP-10 1107 standing at the bumper after its arrival with a commuter train. The MBTA'... (more)
An abandoned mill building looms over the tracks at Gardner, MA, as Maine Central GP38 260 leads a Boston & Maine GP38-2 and a B&M GP40-2 on the point of train BASE, a Bangor, ME, to Rotterdam Jun... (more)
My father was present for the electric to diesel locomotive change at NK tower in Newark, NJ of the final westbound Black Diamond. Here, the PRR GG1, which pulled the train from New York Penn Sta... (more)
One of CN's two GP-35's leads an SD-40 and GP-9 on a westbound freight up Vaudreuil Hill.
Something important has the attention of the fireman for him to be on the steps in the pouring rain as this RS-18/RS-18/GP-9/RS-10/GP-9 lashup grinds up the 1.6% Newport Hill.
With Soo Line acquisition of the Milwaukee Road, several units did received Soo Lines red/white colors, but the vast majority received the unattractive "bandit" paint scheme; cheap flat black pai... (more)
Ex-DT&I GP38 200 now completely in GTW colors, and became fully GTWized in the 6000 series.
Amtrak Train 71, the westbound Niagara Rainbow, pauses at Buffalo Central Terminal before continuing to Detroit.
Train 255 departs Portage after arriving from Milwaukee with me at the throttle. 255 was a Milwaukee to St.Paul way freight that switched just about everything. I spent two years on this freight a... (more)
CR 6571 passes Tower BE in Berea, OH in June of 1993.
A heavy coal drag grinds through Davy. Trailing Conrail units are SD40-2 6417 and GP40-2 3356.