The Pickens crew started the day south of Belton, dropped a few cars for the Greenville and Western, and then ran light to Anderson. Here they are moving westbound at the 2 milepost of the former... (more)
The Hartwell crew pulls a second cut of storage cars from deep on the segment between Bowersville and Hartwell, GA.
Off The Beaten Branch Railroading At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all ... (more)
The crew on POVA 1745 waits, then waits some more for Union Pacific to move two freights through Dover before they can get on the UP (former Great Northern) for the last lap into Sand Point, ID an... (more)
GBW 312, the Homer McGee, smokes it up as only an Alco can, as it brings a Boat Train from Kewaunee thru Ryans Corner in October of 1986. I sure miss this railroad.
CAGY CF7 #803 is seen here at Swan Lake, MS. On the Mississippi Delta Railroad (MSDR) on a COLD October night coupled to a cut of cars waiting on a new crew to take the Train back to Clarksdale, M... (more)
Dover & Rockaway River DO-1 rolls through Dover en route to the Norfolk Southern interchange at D&R Junction in Wharton, N.J.
The Mineral Range is just a few miles away from Humboldt Mine as its seen approaching Hwy FA during the mid-morning.
So I drove from Las Vegas out to Kingman ("lots of trains out there!" they said) only to find the transcon shut down for the whole morning. A couple hours of wandering around, and I stum... (more)
Chehalis Western H10-44 sits among Milw Rd units in front of Milwaukee's busy Tacoma Shops.
Madison Railroad's GP10 is working the CSX Interchange in North Vernon as they pass the classic former B&O CPL signal.
A Keokuk Junction Railway Geep leads one of the KBS's former GB&W Alcos through Kankakee. Tom Golden photo.
CCET 2806 pulls 2 loaded scrap gons out of the Cohen Recycling spur as CCET 332 waits paitently in the background on the main.
A pair of GE B23-7's in New York Central inspired paint lead the west bound sweep job past a small grain industry in Waterloo, NY. Locomotives:FGLK 2310 B23-7FGLK 2309 B23-7
Resting just beyond the RJCS Depot in downtown Chadbourn sat this well worn GP18. I was lucky enough to get one of the last few pictures of it before Corman overhauled the entire roster of engine... (more)