Westbound autorack train 25N has just completed a meet with eastbound general freight 38Q at Telford, TN--the west end of a controlled siding in the Sand Valley area west of Jonesborough. The loca... (more)
A pair of high hood SD40-2s lead eastbound NS train 386 along the edge of Stock Creek at Glenita.
A nortbound mixed freight rolls up the Austin Sub over the Guadalupe as fisherman cast their lines and a water rescue team practices for the next emergency.
HG 3/4 # 4 with a train from Oberwald to Realp is crossing the Rotten bridge below Gletsch and entering the 578 meter long Gletsch spiral tunnel on a grade of 8.0 % (cogwheel section)
Re 484 015 is pulling HUPAC train 40244 from Gallarate/Italy to Antwerpen/Belgium along the Lago Maggiore and crossing the Giona bridge in Maccagno. The SBB multisystem locomotive from Bombardier ... (more)
The former Trans Europe Express RAe TEE II # 1053 made its first publicly advertised trip after the revision via the Gotthard route to Ticino and to the italian Luino on the shore of Lago Maggior... (more)
23K eases across the Portage Bridge as seen from the Middle Falls in Letchworth State Park. I actually caught 3 trains before noon on this day, but this was the only one that was thru while there ... (more)
S16 from Zurich to Schaffhausen between the stations "Schloss Laufen" and "Neuhausen" in the spectacular sceen of the Rhine Falls - the largest plain waterfall in Europe!
The Rhine puts on quite a show as 750 cubic meters of water per second (!) thunder down the Rhine Falls, while a S16 service crosses the nearby bridge on its way to Winterthur. Above it all rests ... (more)
Trying to photograph a train on the Portage Bridge from the waterfalls side is a lesson in patience. There is only about a 3 hour window of good morning lighting, and that is only during the longe... (more)
AC440CW 453 and SD40-2 4024 look great heading atop High Falls.
A beautiful day in Letchworth State Park. The three leading their train over the soon to be replaced trestle are: C40-9W 9814, SD70 2506 and SD40E 6341.
The end of a long drive and a long day. High Falls is always worth it.
The tinny horn was a welcome alert.
Taking the new Nikon D800 out for a test spin today resulted in Vermont Rail System's Bellows Falls Switcher rolling over the namesake falls on a stone arch bridge that technically resides mainly ... (more)