The two Bhe 4/8 railcars are slowly descending the steep track above Riffelalp towards Zermatt, with the Matterhorn in the background. First snow fell two days before.
An overhead view of CSX 863 leading a loaded coal train through Natural Tunnel.
This train is nearly 1,000 feet under the Royal Gorge Suspended Bridge, pulling a daily passenger excursion.
When this line was still the Bodensee Toggenburg Bahn, the 16.18 St.Gallen to Herisau train crosses the Sitter Viaduct as it leaves the city of St.Gallen. This is one of those alarming locations w... (more)
A birds eye view from Maryland Heights as an eastbound Capitol Limited eases past CSX MOW track equipment forces working on the Shenandoah Sub. The two subdivisions join inside the Harpers Ferry t... (more)
A block freight full of cars at Assopos creek. On the head is A509 MLW class 500, 3.650hp, 126t
SD80MACs CSXT 812 and 805 lead a coal train across the Potomac River. The river is running very high and swift due to the recent rainfall and snow melt. The lower town of Harpers Ferry can be seen... (more)
A brief section of six main tracks recalls the PRR's past glory in the Pittsburgh region as NS 24Z passes under the McKees Rocks Bridge.
As part of a press visit to see first hand the refurbishment of the iconic Forth Bridge, we were allowed to ascend to a worksite on top of the bridge. A Class 66 on coal passes a Fife Circle train... (more)
High above the Potomac River Q226 passes CSX MOW personnel intalling new rail on track 1.
This shot from Rt 218 is nearly 400ft over the Hudson River. This could easily be confused with a highly detailed HO layout...
A southbound passenger on the way to Athens crossing Assopos passage