One of many eastbound freight trains on Norfolk Southern's busy Chicago line over the course of the night splits the now gone 309 intermediates from the days of the NYC.
Dark, derelict, abandoned. Waiting for a train that will never come.
Engineer Tim Smith stokes #12's fire during the night photo session at Tweetsie Railroads railfan day.
Taken just before three O'clock in the afternoon, the darkness from the August 21'st solar eclipse begins to recede and the day returns to normal on the silent Saluda Grade in Western North Carol... (more)
A tiny sliver of the sun is visible in the sky overhead as the solar eclipse begins to recede and daylight returns amidst the afternoon. All is quiet at Melrose as the signal stands dark for the 1... (more)
The Hub City Heritage Corporation Railway Museum had their Railroad Days on August 19/20 this year. For the event the Iowa Northern owned Rock Island E-units were brought up from Waterloo and put ... (more)
Very rare to see a 4 axle GE unit sitting in Plainville yard, its been years since a GE unit has been down here, the Ex CSX B20-8 (Down graded from a B40-8) came in on EDPL Thursday night and was ... (more)
One of Loram's finest, rolls through Galesburg, Illinois.
CNW RSD-5 1689 smokes it while it is started up at the IRM for Diesel Days 2017.
With the sunlight on last call, a 12-car Kansas City Southern transfer job from Venice Yard operating on TRRA's aptly named Illinois Transfer Subdivision splits a pair of tri-light signals after g... (more)
Monsoon season over the great Southwest is in full swing as the Black Mesa & Lake Powell brings another loaded coal train to the Navajo Generating Station at Page.
CB&Q SD24 504 rests on station track 1 at the IRM waiting to depart with a caboose train.