Anyone who spent much time trackside in the northeast United States between the mid 1950’s and mid 1970’s undoubtedly saw a boxcar from the Buffalo Creek Railroad, with the road’s distinctive flou... (more)
Fresh air job
In a scene that was set to reflect actual Monson railroad operations a single flatcar leads ahead of the locomotive. The Monson did not have ample runaround tracks so the railroad would often put ... (more)
The Haywire's brand new safety training tank car sits at KCS Knoche Yard.
Rolling Stock: KCS 972
Kansas City, MO
Ringling Brothers - Barnum & Bailey circus wagons are loaded on to flat cars after the show at East Moline.
Ever dreamed of being a freight conductor? Norfolk Southern's McDonough training facility has an array of freight cars, from tankers to auto racks to practice on in class before heading out to the... (more)
A loaded coal train bound for Texas is working hard up the 1% grade on the Twin Peaks Sub near Abeyta. The train is currently near MP 241 between Barela and Trinchere. The Twin Peaks Sub runs from... (more)
End door box cars were always uncommon. By 1979, they were even more so. Here a Conrail X41F-class example visits DeWitt yard. Built in 1946 as one of 200 PRR X41A-class double door, end door cars... (more)
Remember when............ Amtrak carried more than just passengers? The westbound Lake Shore Limited blasts thru LaPorte, IN in November of 2002 with a fair amount of non-passenger revenue (includ... (more)
An IC SD70 and CN C40-8 on W08 creep along on main 2 up to CP 507 as it passes the staged intermodal trains at Colehour Yard. This was the first time I noticed the power plant at State Line gone..... (more)
It's a Pumpkin Patch! This ex United States Army flat car is still in service, now for Amtrak. The original Army green and white lettering is still visible decades after it was built.
1980s piggyback, in a different form. Rather than hauling a pair of highway trailers or containers, this 89' Trailer Train flatcar is being utilized to haul a fleet of brand new Chevrolet C70 tru... (more)
BNSF 2650 switches out baretables on the east end of Clyde Yard.
CN's uniquely built former DMIR ore cars roll through Hoyt Lake on CN's Iron Range Subdivision to Two Harbors, Minn., slicing between a pair of searchlight signals.
Albany & Eastern’s turn to Albany passes a customer west of Lebanon off of Gore Drive on September 26, 2016. Leading the train is AERC No. 1841, a former Cotton Belt (SSW) GE B40-8.