Freight train near Jasper double headed by the EMD SD40-2W #5269 and by the EMD SD40 #5161.
Canadian Pacific RS-23 8043 rests outside the stone roundhouse at Smiths Falls, Ontario.
Well-weathered C&NW Alco RS-32 4244 at Green Bay, Wisconsin November 23, 1985. Nee; New York Central 8043, 2nd; Penn Central 2043, 3rd; Conrail 2043, C&NW in service 23 November 1979 , date... (more)
One of the most unusual designs ever to roll out of the erecting hall of Montreal Locomotive Works was the RS-23. Looking like an end-cab switcher on a raised frame with AAR road trucks under it, ... (more)
Shortly after delivery to Genesee & Wyoming's Willamette & Pacific, four ex-Santa Fe units lead the Mac Hauler west near Sherwood. The train is using detour rights on Southern Pacific's Newberg Br... (more)
Taking water from aa makeshift water tank.
On a cold winter day, a loaded Western Maryland coal train arrives at Hagerstown, MD, behind an F7/RS3/RS3/SD40 quartet. Here the pusher set on the rear that assisted it uphill from of the Potomac... (more)
In later years the Western Maryland's pair of EMD BL2s were assigned to yard jobs at Hagerstown, MD, paired with homemade slugs for extra tractive effort. WM 82, seen working here on a winter day ... (more)
In the early 1970s, N&W power often ran through all the way to Oak Island on the Apollos and returned on other Buffalo trains. This is the only time my father saw six-axle N&W power on the LV. I... (more)
An eastbound freight moves through the Wentworth Golf Course on its way to the Arrival Yard at St. Luc.
The Reading and Chessie System had run-through services to Allentown, Pennsylvania in pre-Conrail days. Here a Chesapeake & Ohio SD40 waits for its return assignment at Bethlehem Engine Terminal.
Rebuilt at C&NW Shops Oelwein, Iowa, GP9R 4532 first number 1729 acquired a chopped short hood. Clinton, Iowa, October 10, 1986. Sold to Fox River Valley Railroad on 12 January 1989.
Four CP switcher of the SW120RS class are joining their force to haul a freight train near Sudbury.
During a break between downpours, a Chesapeake & Ohio works through the yard at Russell, Kentucky. The C&O only made a few purchases from Alco, and their RSD4/5’s were quickly traded in to EMD on ... (more)