UP Train PKCJC2 17 with 844 on the head end passes a cut of stored intermodal well cars in the siding at Marshall on the UP River Sub., making its way east towards Jefferson City.
UP Senior Manager Heritage Operations and Engineer Ed Dickens gives us a grin from the right hand side of 844 coming through the reverse curves west of Hodge Siding. The Living Legend has UP Trai... (more)
Less than an hour out of Kansas City Union Station, UP Train PKCJC2 17 slams past Eton at 51 MPH on the UP River Sub. with the "Trek to Tennessee", bound for Jefferson City today, and Me... (more)
In the home stretch for today's leg of the trip, UP Train PFBKC2 15 comes off High Line Track 75 at Penn Avenue Interlocking on the KCT East-West Corridor as it prepares to enter Kansas City Union... (more)
The 1944 Milwaukee Road S3 is in charge of a Friends of the 261 Trip, which is performing the 1st of 2 photo run-bys on the TCWR Glencoe Sub. for a Fall Color Excursion out of Minneapolis Jct. to ... (more)
TCWR 2300 is pulling the passenger train west to Glencoe where the diesel will cut away at the TC&W Shop, and the steam engine will pull the consist back to Minneapolis Jct. tonight. This train i... (more)
Strasburg 475 is departing from Groffs with a nice plume of smoke.
Strasburg 475 is preparing to run around its train at Leahman Place, Pa. Route 30 is in the background.
Flag Stop: Alna Center. Like a lot of rural railroads in early 20th Century America, Maine's 2-foot operations were dotted with small, rural stations at which passenger and freight traffic ... (more)
Passing trains at Alna Center. From on board a southbound WW&F Mixed Train in the hole at Alna Center, we watch as a northbound mixed observes the red flag and slows for a station stop. W... (more)
Strasburg 475 is pulling the 12 noon train up the grade at Groffs, en route back to the station.
GCRY's venerable ex-LS&I consolidation 29 battles the northbound grade near MP 62. 29 is a 1906 graduate of ALCo's Pittsburgh works.
The morning sun has just risen over the mountain range that surrounds Ely, Nv. to the east as Nevada Northern steam locomotive #40 pulls an inbound freight train across the snow covered landscape ... (more)
In the middle of a refurbishing, 4-8-4 CN 6200 has lots of snow on top of it and all around it on a sunny day in Ottawa.
Queenpost Turntable. The most recent addition to the infrastructure on the grounds of the WW&F Museum has also been one of the most impactful. In the fall of 2016, the volunteers construc... (more)