'Just a common sense plan' was how William Hood, civil engineer for the Southern Pacific Railroad, described the engineering landmark that we all know today as the Tehachapi Loop. It was under the... (more)
E class tram 6028 running a tennis shuttle from Melbourne Park approaches Flinders Street West as a Metro Comeng set passes overhead.
New heritage meets old as Penn Central heritage SD70ACe #1073 passes over the two Southern RR of NJ F7As, which have sat quiet for many years. NS 1073 is the second heritage unit to ever travel do... (more)
A Southern Pacific CSUX coal empty climbs through the “S curves” at Crater, Colorado, on the afternoon of July 30, 1996. The head end with lone SP AC4400CW No. 298 has already passed through the c... (more)
UTAX 5 with train on flyover.
The crew on EB manifest 134 can see the tail end of their train as the pass under themselves at High Fill on the Old Fort Loops in western North Carolina on this beautiful November morning.
The trains I rode when I was a young girl. A train rumbles into Coney Island as another rolls out (below it). That gentleman was telling us about a scene in the Warriors movie filmed here.
A PCC pauses at the westbound platform for the Philadelphia Zoo on Girard Avenue as an Atlantic City line train makes its approach on the Northeast Corridor to 30th Street Station.
162's crew can see their own EOT as they are just long enough to pass over each other at High Fill in the Old Fort loops. While not totally rare, trains have to be at least 100 cars to make this ... (more)
A Great Northwest Railroad (GRNW reporting marks, a Watco Company) freight led by WAMX No. 3920 rolls across Union Pacific’s huge Snake River Bridge at Joso, Washington, on September 21, 2015. Thi... (more)
#55 pulling Illini Service crosses above the 18th St. Locomotive Shop on the St. Charles Air Line.
The GE Southern heritage unit shoves on a northbound extra empty coal train on NS's Chattanooga to Birmingham main. Seen passing under CSX train Q210 on the Wauhatchie Yard lead.
DL jobs SC7 seen below on the original D&H and LL1 above work around Bridge 60 in Scranton, Pa on October 3, 2014
As a CSX manifest departs Queensgate Yard for points south (at ground level), NS 9973 South roars overhead on the approach to the Cincinnati Southern Bridge.