Only minutes before sunset, a 2-8-2 "JS" steamlocomotive is pulling a coal train through the open cast mine of Sandaoling.
A freshly painted fireball! The Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad's Western Maryland BL2 idles at the Cass water tank during its public unveiling with WM's fireball scheme. The locomotive... (more)
Pan Am Railway's weekly Bellows Falls, VT to Portland, ME slurry train readies to depart Vermont Rail System's Riverside Yard in Rockingham/Bellows Falls with a trio of SD40-2s on December 16, 201... (more)
Busy evening on Logan HillAfter sunset at 9:00 p.m. on July 2, 2016, three Union Pacific coal trains converge on Logan Hill in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin. On the far right are rear DP... (more)
The headlight of a lone Norfolk Southern EMD GP38-2 illuminates the Guyandotte River Valley and silhouettes one of the few remaining Virginian Railway searchlight signals at Ittman on NS' Guyandot... (more)
Privately-owned Pennsylvania Railroad-lettered Pullman Lounge-Sleeper car, the Colonial Crafts, rode the rear of Amtrak's northbound Vermonter train on December 26 from Washington, D.C. to St. Alb... (more)
It's a bitterly cold morning in the small town of Williston, Ohio and temperatures are hovering in the single digits as a red glow appears on the eastern horizon, indicating that sunrise is only m... (more)
Nassau Tower sits along side the main line, switching tracks and dispatching trains on the line. In a few years, this tower will no longer be here since the LIRR is going ahead with plans to add a... (more)
On Christmas Eve, SBB sent a legendary train on its journey: the Red Double Arrow "Churchill-Pfeil" RAe 4/8 # 1021 from 1939. In this way, the SBB was demonstrating its commitment to its... (more)
Janesville to Horicon train is departing Janesville Yard
Shortly after sunset, a 2-8-2 steam locomotive of the "JS" class is pulling another load of coal out of the open pit of Sandaoling, passing Baerzhan (or number 82) station.
“Force Majeure” ~ Hartline, Washington: before breakfast-o’clock in the midst of temperatures tumbling into inhumane depths; when one can scarcely feel his digits ditch lights reach into the darkn... (more)
CTA Santa train approachest Clark-Lake station on the Loop elevated coming off the Ravenswood(Brown) Line, now an Midway(Orange) Line train.