As the last glow of sun rises over the western horizon, one of BNSF's Willow Springs, IL to Los Angeles, CA UPS trains begins it all night journey to across the Mojave Desert and into the Los Ange... (more)
November 16, 2014- the date which will forever mark the end of an era on Tehachapi. It was on this cool, fall evening that many original, Southern Pacific searchlights saw their last sunset as Uni... (more)
Wilmington & Western 98 is sporting its Mississippi Central look with the centered headlight as it crosses the truss bridge in Ashland, Del., during a night photography event.
West 8th Street is a double-deck elevated station on the F and Q subway lines, giving visitors to New York City options for getting to Coney Island and the New York Aquarium. Late on a winter afte... (more)
SY Steam locomotive, 1320, is seen at the steam depot in Fuxin preparing for the night shift ahead. Meanwhile, a spoil train behind waits to depart, whilst another SY locomotive can be seen in the... (more)
Even if for only a brief moment, a glimpse of what an earlier period in time looked, sounded, and smelled like transcends generations when great machines of the past come to life.
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief skirts along the New Mexico high desert at sunset after a brief delay near Mesita. The train will trek across western Mew Mexico and much of Arizona under... (more)
Norfolk Southern's Penn Central heritage unit makes a rare appearance on CSX's New Rock subdivision as it leads Iowa Interstates Council Bluffs to Blue Island train past the old Rock Island depot ... (more)
Smog, smoke, steam, the reflections of the loco in the puddles, the smell of burning coal, the orange headlight from the engine, the train crew going about their final inspections of the loco befo... (more)
As storms roll in, the Western Pacific and Missouri Pacific heritage units sit on display in Rochelle, Illinois for the RR days event.
Slowly grinding up the western slope of the Arizona Divide, along BNSF's Seligman Subdivision, four GE locomotives labor as they pull a heavy Los Angeles, CA to Memphis, TN intermodal train. With ... (more)
The sun begins to make an appearance after hours of darkness, just in time for Eastern Washington Gateway's "Scoot" to trot West at 10-per with three venerable EMD's and 30 empty hoppers... (more)
It's five o'clock in the morning, day is breaking. The heavy fuel oil fired "Mikado" 141 R # 1244 is accelerating her short empty passenger train over the 1.1 % grade from Oberwinterthur... (more)
The 2-8-2 "Mikado" 141 R # 1244 reached St.Gallen in the evening with the HAG Reisen special train from Lucerne.
Last southbound Surfliner of the day comes around the curve on the bluffs south of Carpentaria on its way to San Diego.