CNW 4071C has just crossed the KK River and is approaching Tower BA with a passenger train for Chicago in January of 1970. This area of Milwaukee is known as Bay View and was extremely busy at one... (more)
Under the ancient triple search light signal near downtown Rochester. These classic signals no longer exist.
Still in Bessemer paint, SD40T-3 #905 leads an ore train southbound past the searchlight signals at MD South on a beautiful October day. Locomotives: BLE 905 SD40T-3CN 5422 SD60more)
The Waxing Gibbous Moon is still visible in the sky on an unseasonably warm January afternoon in the Ohio Valley as IORY SD45R 9500 and SD40-2 3491 split the classic B&O CPL signals at Bond Hill w... (more)
Amtrak 11, the southbound Coast Starlight, drops downgrade into South Serrano as it passes a pair of searchlight signals still standing guard. One of the first places on the Southern Pacific syste... (more)
Semaphores, code-lines, and the Chief...Not to much has changed at Chapelle, New Mexico over the decades. Sure the fabled 'Route of the Chiefs' is now owned by BNSF and the last Chief standing is ... (more)
Passing some of the last remaining, active searchlights on CTC territory in California - Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight decends through Tunnel 11 and into North Chorro on a windy afternoon on... (more)
It was hard to believe, but it wouldn't be long after this photo was taken that the Burlington Northern would acquire the iconic Santa Fe Railroad. Just thankful I was able to get some photo's bef... (more)
Southbound Union Pacific Z train accelerates past the former Missouri Pacific cantilever signal after stopping to change crews in Dupo, IL.
NS 266 eastbound Roadrailer passing under the old Wabash era cantilever formerly located in Rockfield, IN.
In the darkness before the dawn a fast moving stack train takes the high green eastbound.
A pair of IORY EMD's wait for permission to enter CSX's Queensgate Yard with an ex-BN SD40-2 in the lead. Locomotives:HLCX 7014 SD40-2IORY 4070 SD40T-2
Just after sunset, an eastbound UP intermodal train races across the southern Arizona desert as it splits the classic intermediate signals just west of Wellton.
Having conquered the steep grade on Tehachapi's eastern slope, Santa Fe 815 West has got a roll on as she roars through Monolith, CA, at sunset.
An eastbound UP freight rolls under the classic signal bridge near Dome, AZ. These old signals that date back to the Southern Pacific days are nearing retirement as replacements are now in place n... (more)