FCCA 1011 on the left is on the median level of the Viso switchbacks, between Viso Arriba and Viso Abajo. It is going backward toward the lower switch. The FCCA 1009 on the right has negotiated th... (more)
Livery that celebrates the Philadelphia Rapid Transit Company adorns PCC car #1060, rounding a corner at 19th & Noe Streets in San Francisco, California. This particular PCC has earned the nicknam... (more)
As the last traces of dusk slip over the Southern Alps, five DXs lift a short 18 wagon coal train away from Otira's top yard with less drama than usual. Sitting in a deep valley, the megatropilopo... (more)
A group of Masachusetts Electric Construction Company vehicles take a short break from installing catenary hardware along Utah Transit Authority's new Mid-Jordan light rail route through West Jord... (more)
With the landscape covered by a thick blanket of frost, West Country Pacific No 34067 Tangmere coasts through Godstone with the Goldern Arrow from London to Folkstone Harbour
The excitment and memories of a small boy sitting on Dad's shoulders watching Merchant Navy Pacific No 35028 Clan Line storming out of Bath at Sidney Gardens with the VSOE Pullmans
I wanted to capture in a timeless way the beginning of a journey, the opportunity presented itself at Machynlleth Railway station on the last day of the summer steam services on the Cambrian Line.... (more)
This photo is dedicated to the memory of Roger Rassche, fellow railfan, photographer and modeler, who passed the next day after this image was taken.
You're in a better place now Roger, but a l... (more)
First trick operator Donald Nielsen of the C&WI hands up orders to the head end of an eastbound mixed freight. James Lennon photo. Barry Lennon collection.
Undoubtedly one of the most memorable featured attractions at the California State Railroad Museums Railfair 99 event was the Buckingham Lining Bar gang. The Buckingham Lining Bar Gang is a group ... (more)
Ready to Go as the Conductor Steps On Last
A commuter train begins its run from Aurora to Chicago. The two large gold color circle stickers on the unit's nose are for the CB&Q's 100th year of serving the Chicago suburbs. Aurora Tower can... (more)
The engineer and conductor exchange a snack befor their trip.
The fireman washes out the cab to get ready for the days trip.