Exactly 20 years ago today, 10/4/1996, the train crew of Camas Prairie train 63606 is approximately 6 hours into their day. At Cottonwood, the crew set out some grain hoppers and ran around their... (more)
The sun sets over Del Mar beach as a Coaster train pushes south.
Serpintine conga line. Stored diesels and freight cars line the yard tracks at the NS freight yard
Ex SP SD40T-2 #2006 leads an empty Trona Railway coal train, as it begins its journey to the Union Pacific interchange at Searles, CA. The days of coal trains on the Trona Railway are numbered, a... (more)
An R160 train has just left Stillwell Avenue station at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York for it's journey through Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. It is because of trains like these that the Tran... (more)
**Taken with Permission From NS & The Land Owner**
Friday evening on Good Friday, NS empty coal 593 with the 4001 leading, hit a kink in the rail from the heat and derailed, both units landed o... (more)
Passing through remarkable Sheep Canyon is BNSF’s Cowley turn returning to Greybull, Wyoming, on June 22, 2016. Two recently reactivated EMD SD70MACs power the southbound train that is following t... (more)
Some 11.8 miles off the Iron Range Subdivision on the DM&IR Wales branch is where they crossed the Cloquet River at Jordan. Based on the condition of the bridge and the sign now posted this is the... (more)
Even After 45 Years, I Still Have a Lot of Great Memories of This DayAlmost immediately after it took over passenger train operations from the private railroads In 1971, Amtrak sent... (more)
Paint crews are busy getting the next SD40-2F ready for the new corporate scheme for the Central Maine & Quebec. The 3-stage process has one unit being ground down and sand blasted, while one is ... (more)
The last "Memorial" train for the closing of the line.
on November 2 this stretch railway line will be closed for ever and replaced by a new double track railway line. Location Cervo (L... (more)
The Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line – where the beach reaches the rails. Keeping Mother Nature at bay is a full time job for the crews of the Santa Cruz & Monterey Bay Railway.
The 470 Railroad Club of Portland's annual charter train heads West passing under Route 302 at Cooks Crossing in Bartlett. The train will proceed West through Crawford Notch to Fabyan Station and ... (more)