“Out of the darkness into the light”
UP 1943 leading a westbound passenger special across UP’s Lordsburg Subdivision aka “The Stormy.”
On the Dark Side at Miller's Wash (MP 36.1). The desert shadows are getting very long in the dry riverbed at Miller's Wash as the Grand Canyon Railway's two big oil-burners make track speed... (more)
Kicking up the golden leaves Canadian Pacific’s wayfreight between Cranbrook and Golden passes the old siding and wooden motorcar sheds at McMurdo, British Columbia, on October 3, 2010.
A local out of Barnes Yard in Northgate switches autos from underneath the massive St Johns Bridge.
"That power is not from around here." Norfolk Southern local freight train G07 heads south in Shady Dale, GA. After dropping off empty Georgia Power coal cars for storage, Norfolk Southern's G07 c... (more)
"Early Morning Delivery"
Q692 passes through the man-made Pikeville Cut Through as the fog lingers after a morning rain shower.
Rounding a twenty-degree curve on a 1.7% uphill grade, H802 with 2 AC's and 37 loads of coal are down to 3mph on wet rail.
A Coast-detoured MWCRVB waits with a fresh crew for commute traffic to pass at CP Coast before continuing north to Roseville. The historic SP Santa Clara tower can be seen off in the distance.
Vermont Rail System’s Green Mountain Railroad train 264 heads west with 35 empty road salt hoppers and a single empty OMYA slurry tank with VTR SD70M-2s 431 and 432, book-ending CLP GP40-2 306 in ... (more)
The NS 8103 Norfolk & Western leads the 756 south through Mayodan.
ACWR 100 rolls over the Little River trestle in Star, NC with 32 cars for NS in Charlotte, NC
In November of 2017, the astounding Arizona sunset provides the backdrop for an Eastbound stack train at Seligman, AZ.
Which Alco Does it Better? As the first weekend of the Nevada Northern Railway's Winter Photo Session gets underway...those present get a unique smoke show as the shortline's pair of Alco d... (more)