LSI 3009 leads a second U30C on an empty ore train run from Eagle Mills to Tilden Mine in upper Michigan. The train is passing through Palmer Junction, and the foreground track is used by CN from ... (more)
CSXT 4585 leads BNSF V-BLUSBD west past the classic Santa Fe signals at Ancola, Illinois
The Signal's Dropped...Let's Highball! With the semaphore signal having just dropped to a clear, the engineer of Fillmore & Western No. 14 prepares his take his train...backwards? In realit... (more)
It is a hot summer day as the eastbound Southwest Chief comes upon the first set of intermediate semaphores north of the village of Wagon Mound. The village name comes from the hill in the backgro... (more)
The XXB 117.2 signal has company now with the recent installation of a new Safetran color light signal just behind it. It'll still be a few months before the new Vader hood is officially cut in, ... (more)
Amtrak 41's bug-splattered nose meets the ancient semaphores still protecting Bernal, a hundred years after they were installed.
Eastbound roadrailer pulls out of the 12000 foot siding at Holliday on the NS Springfield-Hannibal District. The train is about 20 miles east of Moberly in eastern Missouri. This is the route betw... (more)
CSX & NS power lead a unit train of steel coils as it makes its way south, passing the B&O CPL at the Swanders Control Point on the CSX Toledo Sub. K524 is taking the siding to meet a northbound Q... (more)
Searchlights At Blue Hour. Making the final push toward the summit of Cuesta Pass, UP 4385 streaks past the still active, ex-Southern Pacific searchlights at the south end of the Santa Marg... (more)
With a large block of loaded steel slab cars up front, Q509 holds in the siding at Ottawa to wait for northbound traffic. A classic B&O CPL stands guard of this siding on the CSX Toledo Sub. <... (more)
The Eastbound Southwest Chief rolls over Raton Pass and further into Colorado, splitting through one of the handful of old Santa Fe cantilever signal bridges.
CNW 6831 brings a freight past CNW's distinctive semaphores in St. Francis, WI in July of 1986.
A Westbound pulls through CP Leets as a EB is lit through going the other way on Main 2.
CSX intermodal train Q143 roars south on a quiet morning in the small town of Troy, Ohio and passes by a B&O CPL signal that still guards the control point. Locomotives:CSX 3433 ET44AC... (more)
Eastbound manifest arrives Mansfield as it passes the Town & Country Co-Op and position lights guarding the diamond with the Ashland Railway.