A Burlington Northern coal train powered by a matching quartet of GE C30-7s is ready to leave Alliance, Nebraska, on the eve of July 4, 1996. Courtesy of Mother Nature, the fireworks are starting ... (more)
BN 5793 sets out and picks up cars in the small yard in Skykomish on a cold February day.
Amtrak 398 exits the west portal of the Moffat Tunnel.
A CP rail train smokes up the brakes as it descends the grade off Kicking Horse Pass into Field, BC. The trio of vintage Geeps are headed up by GP7 no. 8418, which seemed far less common than the ... (more)
After wying the train and reversing for a photo op on the Castleton Bridge over the Hudson, the UP OCS prepares to stop ahead for it's crew swap before it will head west back to Council Bluffs. ... (more)
Norfolk Southern's H16 light power departs the Horseheads Sand & Transloading Terminal after dropping their train. Locomotives: NS 3483 and NS 3422
IC GP38-2 9602 leads Amtrak's City of New Orleans north through Champaign nine hours late, being the victim of locomotive troubles earlier in its trip.
An Amtrak Acela Express, led by No. 2009, barrels south (Amtrak west) through West Windsor, NJ, passing a MOW vehicle on a barricaded siding. Princeton Junction station is just ahead, though the t... (more)
Gorgeous fall day in the Eastern Townships as the Orford Express rolls high above Eastman. Consist includes FL9 #484, RDC-1 #6121, Dome-Diner Lounge #310, RDC-1 # 6125 and MLW M429TR #26.
Steam and the Sierras
It's a long hard climb from the valley floor up to Gold Hill. One could watch a train for nearly an hour as it struggles with the grade. And who could im... (more)
On the left there are TGVs for long distance trains, on the right there are suburban trains.
CNW 411 pushes her Commuter train past a UP freight and a 1970 skylark.
Two Amtrak Keystone's meet at the curve by Berwyn station, one train pushed east towards Philadelphia, and eventually New York City, the other being pulled west towards Harrisburg, PA.
Most of the foliage has been blown from the trees in high winds the past few days but Vermont Railway adds colors to the Green Mountains with SD70M-2 431 and GP40-2 303 leading the GMRC train 263 ... (more)