What do you do with a somewhat problematic SD24. Take the turbo out and paint it up real pretty and use it effectively for several years. I like this one.
Heavy action on Sand Patch grade, with a westbound B&O SD40 helper passing an eastbound manifest's caboose. Note the intact pole lines on both sides of the tracks. No. 7597 was built in April of... (more)
While stationed at Travis AFB I spent more time than normal on Donner in between deployments. I was lucky to catch a few trains during the day and also at night passing the famous Reno sign. Here... (more)
Green Mountain Railroad train #263 had a good workout following 12-18 inches of new snowfall on the Bellows Falls Subdivision. VTR SD70M-2 431, GMTX GP38-2 2684 and GMTX SD60 9000 are plowing thr... (more)
A matched pair of the Indiana & Ohio's ex-BN GP50's in Genesee & Wyoming corporate colors are on the point of the CSX Interchange Job as the train awaits clearance onto CSX trackage at NA Tower in... (more)
OKLAHOMA CITY Oct 1975 -- Amtrak E8A 210 is shown at the FAA's Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center on the west side of Will Rogers World Airport. It was built as a B&O unit and at the time of this ... (more)
One of the Reading's twelve burly Century 630s awaits its next assignment at the Bethlehem, PA, engine terminal that the railroad shared with the CNJ.
CN 8808 leads stack train Q120, through the fog that has been lingering around all morning, as they approach Debert, Nova Scotia.
"Rerailing at Jamaica" Long Island Rail Road crews work to rerail a train that derailed earlier that morning over one of the many switches at JAY Interlocking just west of Jamaica... (more)
In the twilight of its career, a Santa Fe caboose zips along the Transcon.
An Amtrak maintenance of way crew performing work on Track 4 stands by at Princeton Junction as Northeast Regional #161 passes through en route to Washington, D.C., with ACS-64 #606 leading.
"GCT Track 101" A train of Metro North M8s sits on the top of Track 101 in Grand Central Terminal facing a contractor's hyrail truck. Metro North uses the top of Track 101 for sto... (more)
CN 2278 leads a five unit 594 empty potash train, as they rumble through the town of Sussex, New Brunswick.
Drone Shot - UP OCS running on NS as 956 heads for Atlanta, GA as it passes through Cook Springs, AL east bound.
The westbound Rio Grande Zephyr rolls thru the control point at Orestod, just east of Bond, CO. This is Thursday in March, and the consist is a few cars shorter than the weekend or summer trains. ... (more)