A very quiet and tranquil Sunday morning in the rural Virginia mountains is briefly interrupted by the deafening sound of squealing flanges and roaring GE motors, as loads of coal head for Kingspo... (more)
Last MRONYOn December 8, 2018, EMD SD70ACe-T4 No. 3035 leads the last MRONY (Roper Yard in Salt Lake City to North Yard in Denver) freight at Blue Mountain grade crossing west of Eisele... (more)
A late running NECR 324 exits the tunnel under the Village of Bellows Falls, Vermont, on the way from St. Albans, VT to Palmer, Massachusetts. Led by a quartet of rebuilt SD40/45 variants, the ora... (more)
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum seals decorate both side of the nose on Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe No. 4141, specially-painted and dedicated to the George Bush 41 Presidential Library a... (more)
It was a grey day for some grey locomotives as Family Lines painted units get serviced at the South Louisville shops. Today this site is home for the University
of Louisville's football stadium. ... (more)
Re 420 # 294, running for SBB Cargo, got a new publicity paint scheme for "100 years national circus KNIE", which will be celebrated in 2019. The locomotive is on a photo run over the Go... (more)
8:35 Metra departs Harvard for Chicago crossing Division Street.
Soaring over the snow! The Capital Region Toys for Tots Train was a sight to see as it crossed the famous D&H trestle in Harpursville, NY on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Thanks to everyone involved... (more)
Blue Ridge Southern's T59 rolls into Addie long hood forward with a handful of tanks for Enterprise solutions a few more miles west. The dusting of snow in foreground is nothing compared to nearly... (more)
In 2015 I managed the employee store holiday sale. We used the 85999 and 10020, and here they were in place and ready for the day ahead.
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie acquired four ex-Rock Island GP38-2's nos.4352-4355 . P&LE 2057 is still in The Rock's paint scheme at Youngstown, Ohio in May 1982.
Two big GE's bring a long string of empty coal hoppers down grade through the giant rock formation at Natural Tunnel near Duffield, Virginia.
NREX #2008 sits amongst many old locomotives at the NRE shops.
An empty coal train heading back to the mines in West Virginia, is seen concaving out of the wondrous marvel known as Natural Tunnel. The tunnel, which is 838 feet in length, was formed in the Ple... (more)
Heisler Locomotive Works 2-Truck Heisler
The fastest of the geared steam locomotive designs, yet has the same low-speed hauling ability of other geared locomotives such as the Shay... (more)