Field a small town in British Columbia is a CP crew change point on the Loggan Sub. On Feb 4th, 2019 3 crew members lost their lives when their train derailed near Field. I would like to dedicat... (more)
Don't try and beat a train! As the Finger Lakes Railway GS-2 approached Solvay, NY a motorist cut in front of the train at the grade crossing for a factory entrance. Luckily, the car escaped being... (more)
Wouldn't you rather be on the train? Amtrak 237 has just left New York's Penn Station on the evening of Thursday, February 14, 2019. The traffic on Manhattan's West Side Highway makes one think th... (more)
Nickel Plate 757 moves to its new home of the Mad River & NKP Museum in Bellevue, OH in Wampum, PA.
Three generations of EMD: in the foreground, a brand-new (yet quite ratty-looking) SD70ACe-T4. In the middle, an SD70ACe in demonstrator paint. And in the background, an SD90MAC. Although there is... (more)
Sunset encounter. A cold January sunset reflects off the door of a farmer's pick-up as he waits for the passage of an eastbound passenger train at rural crossing in Eastern Michigan.
Lunch pail in hand, an employee at Conrail’s Enola Yard walks toward the servicing area to report for his second-trick duties. A co-worker has already claimed a parking spot closer to the shops.
High winds blow snow across the double main and US-30/287 as Union Pacific SD70AH No. 8844 leads a westbound manifest through Bosler, Wyoming, on January 26, 2019.
A view from US Rts. 11 & 15 beyond the north end of the locomotive shop features NIMX SCRAP GG1, previously CR 4809. Looks like white lined 4809 has one more trip to make- Newark , NJ, ending at N... (more)
Distributed braking container CN 0005 is helping CN X106 maintain its air as it heads east through Dorval, its journey nearly over. CN has a number of these, as well as distributed braking cars bu... (more)
NS 1187 rolls through the wye out of the NS Rossville Intermodal Facility as it enters onto the mainline of the NS Memphis District heading eastbound.
The eastbound Rockwood Turn exits the Walden Ridge Tunnel on the former Tennessee Central. From here, its another five miles to the NS interchange at Rockwood.
That'll buff out....
As maintainers maintain the fire burning on the rails while track work is completed, Amtrak 8 flies by Rondout with the "bloody nosed" Phase I 156 on the point. Shortly after, Metra 2140... (more)
Little Joe E70 is lead helper for Milwaukee Road westbound hot-shot 171 West at Stetson, ID. The road freight that originated in Chicago will soon arrive in Avery, where it will change crews. Also... (more)