Two Green Bay and Western Ionic Century 424's are hauling freight westward to the CB&Q connection at Winona. These Centuries were closely watched up until the CN bought out the GB&W in the nineti... (more)
CP's Kansas City bound daily freight makes a rare meet in southern Iowa. I have been trying to catch the new railroad, Iowa Southern, when I am down seeing my in-laws. Well I managed to get them w... (more)
At this time this NYS&W boxcar was used for storage space at the Little Ferry roundhouse. The car was scrapped a few years later.
One of the last remaining B&O tilting target board signals sits in downtown North Vernon, IN. Three days per week, the Madison Railroad's North Vernon local runs past this signal as they come and... (more)
This former New York Central EMD-SW8 is Strasburg Railroad's newest in the fleet being built in February of 1953.Today it mostly serves as one might expect as the railroad's primary freight switch... (more)
Off the beaten branch railroading at the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all the way to... (more)
The Pickens crew started the day south of Belton, dropped a few cars for the Greenville and Western, and then ran light to Anderson. Here they are moving westbound at the 2 milepost of the former... (more)
The Hartwell crew pulls a second cut of storage cars from deep on the segment between Bowersville and Hartwell, GA.
Off The Beaten Branch Railroading At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all ... (more)
The crew on POVA 1745 waits, then waits some more for Union Pacific to move two freights through Dover before they can get on the UP (former Great Northern) for the last lap into Sand Point, ID an... (more)
GBW 312, the Homer McGee, smokes it up as only an Alco can, as it brings a Boat Train from Kewaunee thru Ryans Corner in October of 1986. I sure miss this railroad.
CAGY CF7 #803 is seen here at Swan Lake, MS. On the Mississippi Delta Railroad (MSDR) on a COLD October night coupled to a cut of cars waiting on a new crew to take the Train back to Clarksdale, M... (more)
Dover & Rockaway River DO-1 rolls through Dover en route to the Norfolk Southern interchange at D&R Junction in Wharton, N.J.
The Mineral Range is just a few miles away from Humboldt Mine as its seen approaching Hwy FA during the mid-morning.
So I drove from Las Vegas out to Kingman ("lots of trains out there!" they said) only to find the transcon shut down for the whole morning. A couple hours of wandering around, and I stum... (more)