A pair of rebuilt GP16 workhorses are seen at the Mississippi Central Holly Springs yard in North Mississippi. PREX 1604 was built in 1950 as a GP7 for the Charleston and Western Carolina Railway.... (more)
The mill of Nazareth Cement Company has been a local landmark since 1899. Several corporate ownership changes have occurred, and a plant modernization was performed sometime in the late 1970’'s or... (more)
A flock of Santa Fe Alco S2s and S4s gathers on the turntable tracks at Santa Fe's roundhouse in Bakersfield, CA.
CN 6734 is an MU built by Canadian Car & Foundry in Montreal in 1952 and which saw commuter service on the Deux-Montagnes line. Behind it is trailer CN 6742, with identical builder info and servic... (more)
GG-1 4872 (Altoona-Westinghouse, 1-39) with 9 cars from New York City for the waiting E-Units at South Amboy.
This local freight serves a small lumber plant every morning with supplies from nearby manufacturers. I heard the train coming from about a mile away, and I was on the wrong hill. I scrambled acro... (more)
Snow clings to a northbound Acela passing through Edison at speed. A storm over Southeastern Pennsylvania that did not reach far enough north into New Jersey is responsible for this unusual view.
Back in the day, the Bytown Railway Society of Ottawa sponsored a number of excursions on the 56 mile long T&NVR, one of two operating logging railways in Canada at the time. The northbound consis... (more)
Trona Railway SD40-2 #2008 leads its train of soda ash and empty sulfuric acid tank cars past Searles Valley Mineral's Westend chemical facility. The winter-like scene is produced from minerals m... (more)
People familiar with central Pennsylvania will think that I’m referring to a well-known landmark near Middletown, but the reference is to the ex-CN SD60F alive and well o... (more)
80 mph doubleheaded GG-1s 925 & 919 are about to give us a good spraying from their twenty-four 57" driving wheels on a rainy Saturday in 1977.
A beautiful morning scene in the Allegheny Mountains is freshly coated with the previous days snow, as Q277 heads downgrade under the Western Maryland Salisbury Viaduct just outside of Meyersdale,... (more)
Winchester & Western road slug #210 sitting at the shops on its death bed. Several weeks after I got this shot, 210 met its fate with the torch.
Seven 4-axle EMDs haul what look to be foreign autos up the steep grade at Blue Cut.