Weather-Protected ServicingPoking out of Amtrak's Rensselaer shops on January 26, 2017 is 700, the "class unit" of the carrier's 18 P32AC-DM dual mode (both diesel and electric) loc... (more)
A four hour late westbound Empire Builder kicks up fresh snow as it hustles under the Williams County Road 5 overpass near old Fort Buford, within a few miles of crossing the Montana state ... (more)
In a busy St Denis scene, N788-02 comes to a stop on track 2 of the Capital Sub, as MARC P885 speeds west on track 1. To the right, K672-01 is holding on the Old Main Line, awaiting a route to Cu... (more)
3 Wheeling and Lake Erie "tigers" brake hard with an Empty Coke train coming down Bakerstown grade on Buffalo & Pittsburgh's portion of the P&W sub, ahead of this train about 3/4 of a m... (more)
The waiting game for a pair of electric-powered 3'6" gauge (1067 mm) trains - one operated by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) and the other by line owner, Aurizon. Both railroads have... (more)
In the falling sleet and snow from a winter storm , Canadian National #323 is heading north as it passes by the old Grand Trunk depot at St Jean
An Unlikely Trio
The 1980 National Railway Historical Society convention was actually an international event, taking place in Toronto. A Southern Railway tradition was to run a sp... (more)
NW hump set working Bellevue hump
"Cutting the Plow" New York & Atlantic's SW1001 gets its plow cut so that new steel can be added.
The Royal Canadian Pacific arrives at Boston Bar for a crew change.
DM&E 6092 sits in NRE's massive Silvis shops' yard along with the many other locomotives NRE owns.
Montana Western GP9 202 with Rarus GP7 and GP9's 103 107 104. Give us some smoke as they rumble past the Deer Lodge, Montana depot.
Last runs of the Orange Blossom Cannonball as the 6 year operation ceased this weekend whilst #2 celebrated 110 years. Rumors of a replacement operation are already flying.
MILW train about to bang across CNW diamonds Des Plaines