A trio of EMD standard cab locomotives work the CSX yard in Collinwood, Ohio on a warm summer evening. Locomotives: CSXT 2313 GP35 Road Slug CSXT 6913 GP40-2 CSXT 6511 GP40-3 more)
A Critter Keeps EarningUnion Tank Car's Altoona facility keeps an anachronistic piece of power around. While most repair facilities opt solely for a trackmobile these days, UTLX kee... (more)
SP262 charges up the heavy grade at West Mitchell. The train is sitting on the longest sustained portion of 3% grade on Tennessee Pass. The head-end is about to enter a short section of the origin... (more)
A lone, wrecked UP GEVO no. 2748 sits on a side track in Rawlins, Wyoming. The details of the accident is unknown to me at this time but the lower right front plow area and the back right side of ... (more)
After being meticulously repainted at CSX's large locomotive repair shop in Huntington, WV, CRR 800 was released and sent south to Jacksonville, FL. It is seen here being shoved west to Catletttsb... (more)
The 2-10-0 steamlocomotive C 5/6 # 2978 "Elephant" of SBB Historic got a large revision in Brugg (AG) by the very experienced members of steamgroup Zürich (Verein Dampfgruppe Zürich). No... (more)
Morning Banjo at Pogue. A banjo player sits on the porch of the Pogue General Store and Post Office waiting for a train that may never come. This building still survives and is privately o... (more)
This was once one of the most common rail sights across the country, a plain-vanilla GP7 or GP9 heading up a local freight trailed by a caboose. Not any more! Boston & Maine GP7 eased local freigh... (more)
Tanks for the memories! A line-up of 6 Union Tank Car Company (UTLX), narrow frame tanks sit idle in front of the old Gramps Oil Loading Dock in the Chama Yard in early October of 2016. ... (more)
Conductor at work. Son Jeff observes, as the Chicago-Valparaiso commuter train makes a station stop in Hobart on the former PRR Fort Wayne line.
PT 140 runs back to yard, crossing the interesting bike trail signal.
A heavy January snow is just beginning as Chicago Central power is fueled at the Freeport Engine facility.
M Class comparison. Two of Norfolk & Western's numerous M Class 4-8-0s spend the cool autumn night outside an engine house in southern Virginia.
Thanks to a "pit crew" of abou... (more)
Gulf Mobile and Ohio evening commuter train, the plug, arrives at Joliet Union Station.
A young passenger in a freight car ? ... or a freight car transformed into a rolling house ? Perhaps both of that!