A western diamondback rattlesnake has awakened from a nap while warming itself along a rail of the Copper Basin Railway main line near Tunnel 3 at Riverside, Arizona, on the afternoon of March 18,... (more)
Oops! The Rose Yard job split some switches while doing their work this morning.
The anatomy of a photo charter - by Lerro Productions.
For the view from the photoline, ... (more)
Track inspection, Myanmar style !
Thanksgiving dinner is about to be served as the non-stop parade of BNSF trains roll pass our Crozier Canyon homestead. Here, a westbound double stack train for the ports of Los Angeles meets an e... (more)
Here is the sight of the NS Exeter derailment 38 of 54 cars derailed on the 3.5% grade. Hwy 68 was just reopened today with the derailment occurring at 8:40pm on Saturday Nov 18, 2017 just minutes... (more)
Anatomy of a night photo session: Control the train, control the crowd, control the lighting, control the scene...but ya can't control the weather! Clear plastic bags had to be used to protect the... (more)
Shelley after a long day working on Strasburg's Rail Road "Decapod" #90 ex-Great Western Railroad.
Traffic in Georgetown encounters an unexpected delay as the "Edwin Brazelton Snead" heavyweight passenger car is moved at walking speed for roughly three miles. This car was formerly the Missouri-... (more)
The LRBE #66 is seen here hidden in the back of the Bago shed. These locally built engines are based a truck engine and transmission. They are driven by the rear tyres of the truck driving directl... (more)
In the midst of a steady fall rain storm, the race is on as a local motorist accelerates to get out of the way of Conrail Shared Assets local YPMO-R1 returning to Morrisville Yard after working th... (more)
A young passenger in a freight car ? ... or a freight car transformed into a rolling house ? Perhaps both of that!
These kids are loading stones on a MoW train for about 25 cents a day
Gag in the fence. Steam 0-4-0 (9P series in Russiia and USSR) locomotive in the process of improving the territory of the new residential quarter at the site of the legendary Mosc... (more)
SP 8799, now a camera car, sits near the diesel service facility in the West Colton Yard. Photo taken with permission.