With Mount Stephen towering in the background, a CP grain train departs the west end of the Field yard.
Through the snow, bound for Milwaukee.
The chair in front of the fire is for her man when he returns from driving an early steam locomotive as they had no protection for the crew. The 0-4-0 locomotive in the shed illustrates this perfe... (more)
After barely making it to Slaton in time for a crew change, an eastbound intermodal is once again on the move across the flatland of western Texas.
MILW's SD7 522 has eight empty 40-ft. box cars in tow at Suffolk, Mont. en route to the elevator at the end of the branch at Winifred. The 90-mile round trip at 10 mph will require most of the c... (more)
It is 1950 and Rio Grande No. 487, a K-36, stops for a drink at the yard's dual-spouted water tank in preparation for a heavy freight to Cumbres. In reality this scene was captured during a Pete L... (more)
Another timeless scene captured at a photo freight on the Nevada Northern Railway. Mark Bassett provides hand signals to the engineer as No. 40 is exiting the shops in the early morning hours.
Speers Ferry, VA 7/23/12 - Thirty minutes under the massive Copper Creek Viaduct on the former Clinchfield Railroad shows the rotation of the earth, pivtoing around the North Star. One general man... (more)
Southern Steel With the opening of its rail mill at the Ensley, Alabama steel works in 1902, the Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company would start the production of rail for the first ... (more)
What could mostly pass for in the Wild Mary days is actually a look from inside the cab of GCK 7436 as she and her sister GCK 7471 get ready to make a trip up the hill on home rails. These engines... (more)
As the sun continues to descend in the western skies above the Rocky Mountains, the Longmont Turn slowly rolls along the Jointed Rail on the Lyons Branch near Hygiene.
Baltimore's Pennsylvania Station bw
"Find and Seek" A Conductor searches the yard for a car missing from the track list. Taken with permission.
Early morning fog blankets the yard at East Salamanca as the daily road train conducts a few switching moves before getting under way. Viewed from the original Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh RR S... (more)
Taken with special permission and under supervision of the George's Creek Railway.
7471 sits idling and awaits for it's crew to board at Cumberland and take it and its train to Connellsville.