All reports are that the crew is unharmed, but NS I8T carrying BMWs derailed at Alston, SC headed down the Southern's old W line to the Port at Charleston, SC. The track is shattered, which will r... (more)
Just a few minutes before the taking of this photo, I was looking out upon the yards and beautiful mountains of Roanoke from a nice Vantage point for viewing both, and I couldn't help but notice t... (more)
Amtrak no. 8 meets its fate? Amtrak's Beech Grove facility has been the resting place for this GE P42DC for quite some time. This locomotive was involved in a head on collision accident several ye... (more)
Some action at CN's ore dock 6 in Duluth as three light units are on the ore dock approach while three GEs led by 2104 cross over on BNSF track with ore cars for loading limestone at Hallett Dock.... (more)
This is what the BN Denver locomotive terminal looked like in July of 1982. It will be 10+ years before the ubiquitous SD70MAC will take over, so everything is green, with a wide variety of EMD p... (more)
A single dirty KCS ACe is on the point of the QKCNL 10 heading south out of Blue Valley Siding and ducking an abandoned RocK Island bridge. The bridge is on the far-west end of the KC-STL line tha... (more)
On a stormy evening, a lengthy Union Pacific passenger special heads through Little Gore Canyon.
A midday NJ Transit Northeast Corridor local bound for New York crosses the Passaic River on track 1 moments after departing Newark Penn Station. The impressive pair of movable bridges at DOCK i... (more)
A overestimated snowstorm that hit the I-95 corridor on March 14 still dumped a heavy mix of snow and sleet, causing trees to fall along the entire Philadelphia Subdivision. Q031 came across a few... (more)
Those of you who are long time followers of RP.net may recall this photo and the story that accompanied it from 5 years ago. Click h... (more)
After a quick stop, 611 is underway northbound through Dundee yard out of Danville.
At dusk, some of MNNR's finest 4 axle switcher power assembles at their shops in the Twin Cities.