Amtrak RS3 116 leads the wire train through North Elizabeth, NJ, on its way to or from a catenary maintenance job. Amtrak acquired 45 Penn Central RS3s of PRR, NYC, and NH ancestry in 1976 for yar... (more)
After about a 9 hour MOW work window in the morning, to replace tie plates from Caliente up to tunnel 2, traffic was back underway once again at about 230pm. With such long work windows rail traff... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Reno Fun Train but mostly ex-SP equipment on SP rails with an Espee crew. This would turn out to be the last all F-unit train to cross Donner Pass. The following week, an SDP40F... (more)
A Plymouth Switcher of unknown heritage an a CNW caboose outside the museum in Clinton, Iowa.
Both Union Pacific 3996 and 9096 have both received a fresh coat of paint and are about ready to go back into service, while UP 5173 needs a few more repairs at the Union Pacific Jenks Locomotive ... (more)
Beach-goers enjoying their Sunday afternoon at Gaviota pause for a moment to watch the passage of Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight as it rumbles across the iconic trestle here.
Check out that rear end light package!
SP 4449, The Daylight, leads the Portland-Bend excursion south over the massive Madras, OR bridge.
BJRY #701 is returning from the Port of Burlington scale house with a load of scrap for the Burlington River Terminal.
In one of the more ubiquitous Tennessee Valley Summerville trip shots, Southern 2-8-0 630 and 2-8-2 4501 charge past the abandoned shack at Rock Spring, GA with a vintage car providing some added ... (more)
An afternoon hostler lubes the running gear of Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad 2-8-2 K-36 No. 484 just outside the railroad’s enginehouse in Chama, New Mexico, on June 5, 2018.
"DL&W on the Water Level Route"
Union Pacific's 1943 (Veterans) sits in Croxton Yard on the night of June 1, 2018. It will lead the OCS over the Southern Tier of Norfolk Southern in two days.
FEC 106 leads 36114 by Howell during it's trip into Atlanta, Georgia under less than desirable weather conditions.
A congested section of Metro-North features a pair of M8 trains meeting and an M7 passing on the early morning of June 18, 2018. The ever changing Manhattan skyline rises in the background.