Union Pacific 4-12-2 9514, Class UP-5, was built by ALCO in 1930, one of eighty-eight locomotives. As built, she was numbered 9077, later re-numbered to 9514. These three-cylinder locomotives had... (more)
GM perfoming high altitude tests on unit.
Let it Snow! An early December snowfall blankets Helmstetters Curve.
3 Smashed Hondas
UP 580, flanger duty, poses while another flanger lead by UP 600 is ready to battle the snow over the summit
One of the Talgo sets split the consist down tracks 2 and 3. The train brought down the tall historic speaker tower (look at Union Station photos older than this date) and bumped up against the st... (more)
At sunrise BNSF 1070 leads train 12T west over the trestle spanning the Genesee River and the high falls in Letchworth State Park.
GP38-2 1801 and GP40-2 2202 leads Polar Bear Express into Moosonee after a slow trip through heavy snow that put one engine out of service due to shorting and blocked vents on the second engine
4 am crew call for a move to San Pedro
6 hours after Kalitta-airlines' 747 slid off the runway at Brussels Airport, train traffic continues.
A Union Pacific Operation Lifesaver Special heads through Price River Canyon along a D&RGW icon in it's own right, Castle Gate. The Rio Grande utilized this rugged rock monument for promotional ph... (more)
CP 8720 heads east towards Calgary. A late winter snow happened over night giving the area a fresh blanket of snow.