Even at a 10,221-foot elevation, small trees are taking foot on the rusty main line and siding at the summit of the former Rio Grande main line over Tennessee Pass. Still “railbanked” by Union Pac... (more)
"Old Rivets" is fresh out of the Strasburg Rail Road shops after a cosmetic restoration into its 1935 one-of-a-kind "widely-spaced stripes" paint scheme. The locomotive, built... (more)
Mountain Energy Resources Trackmobile Model 4200 has just pulled five empty coal gondolas past the small loader in Norton, Virginia.
A stranger (UP SD70M 5176) to the coalfields served by Norfolk Southern waits for its next assignment in Carbo Yard at Carbo, Virginia.
One of five built by ALCo for C&O.
You can still count on yard jobs & locals for classic models. This former SD45-2 carbody lives on, reclassed as SD40-2R.
LS&I 35, decorated for Christmas, sits outside Barn 9 at IRM.
US Army 45 tonnet 8537 sits on display outside Barn 4 at IRM, which displays a very nicely restored CA&E sign.
CNW 411 heads back towards the boarding area, passing Spaulding Tower.
CNW 411 departs out of IRM with the Happy Holiday Railway train, passing the CNW East Union depot. This depot was originally in the neighboring town of Marengo.
A frosty morning finds a grain train tied down of the Fonda siding until it heads to Pan Am Railways in Rotterdam Junciton, NY.
The display caboose along the Enola Low Grade Rail Trail, painted PRR but actually ex-NH, built 1947.
History Lives! Shortly before the 611 night shoot session began at the N.C. Transportation Museum, I caught these two classic old diesels resting with the 611 in the background getting rea... (more)
Former N&W NS 1630 works the yard at Pomona.