A northbound empty coal train is silhouetted by a stormy sunrise south of Bill, Wyoming, where coal and oil mix, and the antelope and jack rabbit population far exceeds humans. The SD70MAC is serv... (more)
With the thick marine layer still shrouding Chorro and the San Luis Obispo Valley UP 7619 peaks around the curve leading to the 'little horseshoe', catching the first rays of the morning.
With A41's lone tank car now safely out of the way, the re-railing crews will now begin the process of picking up the SD40-2 assigned to this week's NS A41 local. Since the rail it was riding ato... (more)
Foreign power Fathers Day!!
CN 2696&CN 2610 lead CSX Q299-19 through Coraopolis Pa @ 00:58 am on Fathers day
About a half a mile east of this location near the now daylighted Tunnel 28, the RBBB Circus Train stalled out due to only having two of their three motors online for fuel conservation. Once the c... (more)
The crew of Georgia Railroad 1026 has just found a hotbox on a Southern Railway gondola loaded with scrap parts. The heavy car is not fond of moving, making it a long night for the crew.
VLIX U23B 9553 stands in Oak Ridge, Tennessee after the day's switching duties completed still in it's CSX MofW "Pumpkin" dress which is turning more to a "Peach" looking scheme.
With movie cameras mounted on the lead locomotive, a special 4-car BNSF train for an upcoming IMAX production cruises north through Sandcut just minutes before sunset on Union Pacific's Mojave Sub... (more)
Built in May 1975 as Southern Railway 3937, to NS 3937, to Martin Marietta 3937, VLIX U23B 3937 stands in Oak Ridge, Tennessee awaiting the scrapper's torch. The unit was part of a trade agreement... (more)
VLIX SD45 Nș2024 stands in Oak Ridge, Tennessee dressed in it's famed SCL attire and is a Crown in the mix of vintage locomotives within the VLIX fleet. The unit has served across the county since... (more)
Sunset over Moscow...High-speed passenger train Siemens Velaro RUS "Sapsan" runs from Moscow to Saint Petersburg at the bridge over the Moscow Canal at the sunset... The Moscow ... (more)
It's a misty night in the heart of the Pennsylvania Railroad as the Broadway Limited makes its station stop in Altoona, Pa.
As the sunsets on the second day of June, a Chicago bound stack train chugs up the long grade of Yampai Hill as it rounds the curve at Antares.
The sun sets on Cosgrove Yards in North Charleston as a Palmetto Railways crew brings a night job on duty with a pair of GP16's. PR 2003 still sports it's South Carolina Public Railways scheme, wh... (more)
In the Blue Hour a Day Gas local is just underway out of Missoula yard in the early morning hours at Desmet.