Standing against the light of a full moon semaphores 7061 and 7062 await the daily arrival of Amtrak trains 3 and 4, the Southwest Chief. Although the future looms uncertain for the Raton and Glor... (more)
Early morning on LHS line.
At sunrise a westbound loaded Coal Train slides down the west side of Bozeman near Bear Mountain Road.
The sun has set, but tonnage still rolls east in the form of a Union Pacific stack train passing through a signal bridge at Birdwood just west of UP’s sprawling yard at North Platte, Nebraska, on ... (more)
After sunset on July 2, 2016, three Union Pacific coal trains rumble over Logan Hill north of Bill, Wyoming. On the right is a load that is crested the hill and is headed south. On the next track ... (more)
The first light of day breaks over the Blue Ridge Grade as a westbound intermodal takes a clear signal from the classic N&W intermediates that have watched this historic piece of railroad tucked ... (more)
The silence is broken by NS 820 making a run at the hill on a cold, foggy and eventually snowy night at Herndon.
The remaining Saratoga and North Creek equipment sits on the siding at Corinth awaiting its uncertain fate, The two EMD BL2's were the most unique locomotives on the once popular railroad before a... (more)
CN 2958 leads stacker train Q120, approaching Dorchester, New Brunswick, at sunrise.
A westbound helper set approaches the PRR era PT261 signal bridge just after midnight.
With a minor delay, Southwest Chief approach Fullerton station.
Looking north on the EBT out of Orbisonia, PA.
Trains last ran here in the Fall of 2011 and the occasional speeder passes thru.
Using the light from a truck transfer station just around the bend... (more)
UP 1885 leads the tri-weekly Harvard Sub manifest thru Arlington Heights, IL.
an ex. NRZ class 15A as shunting locomotive in the Hwange coal mine, seen here No. 11 in a night-shot under the loading plant