North Star and semaphores… Under the watchful gaze of the North Star a pair of near century old Union Switch & Signal upper quadrant semaphores stand a silent guard along BNSF's Raton Subdivision ... (more)
Snow is falling as Milwaukee Road 261 prepares to depart St. Paul Union Depot.
Fireman Jim DeRocher aboard Milwaukee Road 261
Milwaukee 261 steams on the grounds of the St. Paul Union Depot during its annual "North Pole Express" runs.
Cowan Railroad Museum #1 was built Porter-Type 2-4-2 tank engine for the Cherokee Brick Company in Macon, GA in 1920. It was one of the main locomotive for their small industrial railway operation... (more)
Locomotives gather on the fuel tracks at Union Pacific’s former Rio Grande North Yard at Denver, Colorado, on December 22, 2012. The yard tower is visible above the locomotive on the right.
There is not a whole lot that sounds and looks better than a pair of Lima built Berks hauling a freight train at sunrise... it really doesn't get much better at all.
Just a few short hours into the Nor'easter snowstorm that is forecast to dump up to 2 feet of snow over portions of New England, New England Central train 600-29 is seen passing the north end of t... (more)
A coal drag enters the busy Baily Yard as the sun sets.
On one of the coldest nights of the year 2 GMD F units warm up under the clear sky in preparation for the last 2 days of The Polar Express at the West Coast Railway Heritage Park.
CP's 2016 Holiday Train enters Scotford Yard headed by GP20C-ECO CP 2323. The train was in the yard to turn on the wye and then head back to Josephburg for its first stop and performance of the ni... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph