A stretch of subzero weather in January 1984 left Amtrak's trouble-prone SPV-2000 railcars unable to propel themselves, so diesels including veteran RS-3s were drafted to keep things moving. Amtra... (more)
On Christmas Eve, one year before, SBB sent a legendary train on its journey: the Red Double Arrow "Churchill-Pfeil" RAe 4/8 # 1021 from 1939. In this way, the SBB was demonstrating its ... (more)
Local is eastbound from Belvedere Yard through downtown.
The eastbound Canadian climbs up Kicking Horse Pass near the top of the pass and the Alberta border. This train length is the perfect "model train".
The Canadian rolls east at Ottertail, BC near Field on its approach to the climb over Kicking Horse Pass into Alberta. A splendid view this morning from the dome.
A pair of CN SD40-2Ws wait out the snow storm in the Fraser Canyon near the Hope depot. At this moment, nature is winning, but within the next day things will start to get back to normal.
It's blue light hour at Boston Bar, BC and the Super Continental has arrived for its station stop and head end crew change. A CN caboose shows off its markers in the background and two other westb... (more)
An A-B-B-A set of covered wagons is parked near the Bensenville hump in 1976.
Highspeed tilting train ETR 610 of the SBB on the Gotthard mountain line above Wassen. In the year 2016, train 668 from Chiasso via Lucerne to Basel was run with an ETR 610 trainset.
UP train MDUPB-22 rolls down the Chester Sub. with the UP4141/1943 duo in the consist. The units are on their way to the 4th stop of their display tour; Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Among the hustle and bustle of railroad operations, the Canadian National Christmas Train is at CN Harrison Yard in Memphis.
Outside the Alamosa shops ready to head West to Chama
Light trace of Interregio 1165 from Chur to St.Moritz at 8 PM, runnig from the left through the 27 meter long Zalaint tunnel and over the 65 meter high Landwasser viaduct near Filisur. In the back... (more)
2TE116-1692 diesel locomotive with a cargo train waits for a green light at the Lukino station on a late December evening