On its way rescuing Canadian National 324 from some sort of mechanical failure few miles north near the border, a trio of NECR SD40M-2's from St Albans crawls on the old wooden structure spanning... (more)
With sweet stormlight, number 12's whistle echoes through the hills of North Carolina at the Tweetsie Railroad park.
While driving through the tiny town of Plummer, Idaho today, I noticed that the St. Maries River Railroad's Switcher was in town, but that Union Pacific's Plummer Turn had not arrived yet (the two... (more)
ETWNC 12 leading another train around the mountain at Tweetsie Railroad.
Having left Lometa at 1100, the crew of the Lometa to Brady, TX job is a few miles west of Hall, TX at 1730, underway at the blazing speed of 10 mph. It will take another hour and a half to reach ... (more)
A matched pair on FCEN is hard to come by, given most trains run with a single motor and the other repaints are scattered to other operations, so when this Saturday turn to Anuvia in Zellwood ran ... (more)
Winterail has come and gone, but the trains still roll on. At a point about halfway between two elevation gaining horseshoe curves about 3 miles west of Summit, a short 9 car Hauler creaks and gr... (more)
The CSX "Rock Runner", on a beautiful day in the historic town of Harpers Ferry, heads down the CSX Shenandoah Subdivision and passes through the wooden trestle built in 1850 by the Winchester and... (more)
Trail Creek Trestle was the last major structure to be built as part the Georgia Railroad's task of building a branch line Athens, GA as part of their 1833 charter with the state. Before it's cons... (more)
Climax No.1694 negotiates the Wright trestle bridge, on a photographer's charter to Gembrook organsied by Sierra Publishing. 1694 spent it's working life on the Tyers Valley Tramway in Victoria's ... (more)
Moonlight over Cataract Creek. Both of the Grand Canyon's active steam engines pose on the wooden trestle at Cataract Creek, just outside Williams, AZ on a chilly February evening. Moonlig... (more)
St. Albans, VT to Montreal train 323 is crossing the timber trestle over frozen Missisquoi bay on the northern end of Lake Champlain.
Lots of wooden trestles. One of the cool features of the Black Hills Central line from Hill City to Keystone is the presence of a number of photogenic wooden trestles. Perhaps the best exa... (more)
Since the ex-MILW curved timber trestle in Tacoma is gone I believe this is the last ex-MILW curved timber trestle still in use.