Several cab units soak up the afternoon sunlight as volunteers discuss the next equipment movements as they set up for the evening's night displays.
This vintage shot was taken at Eau Claire Tower, capturing a classic piece of railroad history from the 1950s and 60s. The tower operator hands up orders to the engineer of train 172, powered by a... (more)
Except for the weather it could almost be a PR pose, as an eclectic group of F units pose at the west side of Cedar Lake diesel shop, formerly Minneapolis & St. Louis's main shops on a drizzly Mar... (more)
GM&O Alco FA-1 752 at Wanilla, Mississippi. GM&O had 55 FA-1s numbered 700-754. Photo part of my slide collection, photographer unknown.
Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny branch local has roughly one thousand tons of coal in tow as it rolls through Buena Vista, Pennsylvania. This was a tough job to capture, as it didn’t run ... (more)
Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny branch local has left its train on the main, and is making a reverse move on the siding at Liggett, Pennsylvania.
Southbound #1 The Limited crossing the Chicago & Illinois Midland Railway and passing Ridgely tower in Springfield, Illinois. Its October 04, 1959. Photo taken from my slide collection, No photog... (more)
Powerpack 607 in the lead of the Montauk to Jamaica train. Passing Powerpack 614 on the schoolhouse track. Patchogue-Babylon shuttle train.
Northbound #4, The Limited, is making its station stop at Springfield station on August 16, 1968.
Westbound on the Oyster Bay Branch.
Freshly rebuilt and painted E9A idles at the BN yards near Union station
One of the five ex-PRR E8s that Amtrak rebuilt with HEP capability for use on Northeast Corridor Amfleet consists leads two-car train 153, the Beacon Hill, out of South Station. This was a Boston-... (more)
Middleton Polar Express departs east with considerable snowfall and the former WSOR 10A.
Middleton Polar Express departs west with considerable snowfall.
BN 3 shoves the IRM Christmas train past the Depot St. stop.