The last mainline operational Wig Wag on the BNSF system and potentially the western US does its thing as Amtrak's Southwest Chief blasts by westbound. It has been rumored it the signal is endange... (more)
One day we discovered this locomotive sitting in the yard at Mackinaw City. It had recently crossed the Straits of Mackinac aboard the rail ferry CHIEF WAWATAM. It had come all the way from the ... (more)
Southern Pacific #246 leads a Texas Coal train through the siding at Pando, Colorado in August of 1996 on Tennessee Pass. The SP #246 was having turbo charger problems.
Handling of military equipment on railway wagons. A CD 751 219-7 engine locomotive is prepared.
A B&O caboose brings up the rear of a northbound Richmond Fredericksburg & Potomac pig train at Springfield, Virginia.
The 2707 sits at the point of one of the long strings of stored lokies sitting on the grounds of the former Rock Island servicing facilities on the NREX property in Silvis.
Having reached the summit of Glorieta Pass, running as advertised, Amtrak's Southwest Chief makes it's way out of Glorieta, NM on a beautifully stormy summer afternoon.
Pan Am Railways Bellows Falls, Vermont to Portland, Maine train BFPO-16, is seen departing the Vermont Rail System Riverside yard at Rockingham over the causeway between the Connecticut River and ... (more)
Seven electrics of the BB 17000 series are going to the Sotteville yard where they will wait to be sold to a scrapyard. The series was built between 1965 and 1968. The BB 67615 hauling them was bu... (more)
Electric high power railcar RBe 4/4 # 1405, built in 1959 by SIG, MFO and BBC for the SBB as "locomotive with passenger compartment" with 1840 kW. Withdrawn in 2007, this vehicle was bea... (more)
The association "Dampffreunde Rhätische Bahn" (friends of the steam traction on the Rhaetian Railway) organised a 3 day trip for the celebration of 40 years since foundation of the assoc... (more)
The Grey Ghost.. RRPX's former Bangor & Aroostook GP9 100 is parked on the tail track at Chester Junction.
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad 4-6-2 Pacific No. 5300 "President Washington" (built by Baldwin Locomotive Works in February 1927) and Chesapeake & Ohio Railway 4-6-4 Streamlined Hudson No. ... (more)
New England Central train 323 is northbound on the Palmer Subdivisuon, high atop the Sugar River Trestle, as dense rapidly forming fog began forming as the train the train arrived.
The Canadian pacific Canada 150 train is currently in route back west to Calgary, Alberta, after spending the last week in Ottawa, Ontario. The train is seen just before sunset on the Cherrywood ... (more)