In the dappled early morning sun, a timeless scene, a small shortline locomotive in rural America, moving cars out to be interchanged with the big road.
DEPO Ceske Budejovice. Historically railroad car 54 CZ ČDC 940-6099-2.
CN dock crews load blast furnace trim (crushed iron bearing taconite rock) into the hold of the laker Arthur M. Anderson. The taconite was mined at U.S. Steel's Minntac plant. The use of gravity t... (more)
A hump set consisting of two hump 'mother' units sandwiching two hump booster units (CN 7522, CN 523, CN 515 & CN 7511) is seen on the busy hump at Symington Yard at left. At right is another set ... (more)
A 4-pack of UP units make their way eastward toward tunnel #1 as they tower above the rest of their train.
Feasting on spilled grain. A pair of GP38-2's switch in the distance at right in CP's massive Weston Yard in Winnipeg. In the foreground pigeons feast on spilled grain.
The boiler of PRR K4s #1361 sits on a flat car inside the roundhouse at the Railroader's Memorial Museum. According the local newspaper (Altoona Mirror), the restoration team is deciding whether ... (more)
On July 19, 2003, Union Pacific’s Cheyenne, Wyoming, yard is jam-packed with a nice variety of freight cars.
Wabush Lake Railway Automobile Carrier delivering cars at the QNS&L's Schefferville yard in Northern Quebec December 29, 1969.
While the sun sets behind the Wasatch Mountains, a UP SESCLW-13 customer special glides through rural Morgan with two high and wide casks on the road to Envirocare at Clive on the former Western P... (more)
On this day in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn, the BEDT was off to a rough start, but nothing that a few oak blocks couldn't handle, although repairing the track structure may have taken a litt... (more)
The Baltimore & Ohio kept company-service tank cars at some of its engine facilities, presumably for fuel storage. Photos exist showing cars that appear to be of later vinta... (more)
With the sprawling General Electric complex in Schenectady as a major on-line shipper, the Delaware & Hudson had to maintain a fleet of special-use flat cars. That flee... (more)
Now owned by the Pee Dee River Railway, this classic Seattle & North Coast boxcar is living out its years in the rural countryside of Marlboro County, SC.
A Southern Pacific covered hopper awaits departure from North Yard in Salt Lake City for Ogden on July 30, 2016.