Special round trip LA to Bakersfield & return
A Burlington Northern coal train grinds up Crawford Hill west of Belmont, Nebraska, on July 2, 1989. The train is powered by two BN GE C30-7s and three EMD SD40-2s (BN 7239, along with Kansas City... (more)
Slowly working its way east on the former Baltimore & Ohio Garrett subdivision more than thirty years ago.
A set of red cars roll by Franklin Field. The boxcars in the yard below are assumed to contain newsprint for the Philadelphia Bulletin. This train is a Army-Navy football special enroute to the M... (more)
Kentucky & Indiana Terminal 1000-hp Fairbanks-Morse H-10-44's, including No.s 55 and 59, have tied up for the day on July 14, 1961 at Louisville, Ky. [The Southern Ry. bay window caboose... (more)
Following the Missouri River, Burlington Northern’s Helena local passes by Hardy, Montana, on August 25, 1993. This train is traveling from Great Falls to Helena on BN’s scenic Helena Subdivision,... (more)
NW 1725 lead a light engine movement out of NW's Bellevue, Ohio yard heading south towards Portsmouth, Ohio on a gray March day.
The power for H-07 lays over in Campbell Hall. Conrail Blue power was common for this train.
Great Western 211--an ex-Union Pacific unit--is readied for the day's chores at the railroad's Loveland, CO engine house.
a Gator and an SD24 at Amarillo in this shot from my collection. Photographers name is illegible.
SP's Trona to Skyline coal empty awaits a relief crew at Roper Yard in South Salt Lake. It appears the train has brought with it a souvenir from Donner Pass.
Southern Pacific's 80 car Eugene to Chicago manifest climbs east near Castilla on Sept. 13, 1992.
Southern Pacific's East St. Louis to Oakland intermodal cruises west through Riverton on Cinco de Mayo, 1992.
Another in the endless string of heavy coal trains is arriving at Bluefield. The train crested the mountain back at Mercer Street, and is now moving to clear up. After they tie down hand brakes on... (more)