The Bulgarian "monster" 46-03 is rounding the curve at Sredna Arda hauling a long freight train.
It is Christmas morning and things are pretty quiet at the Southern Pacific diesel service area in the Tucson Yard. The diesel service area was full of interesting surprises, with Cotton Belt, SP... (more)
A Canadian National grain train led by 5239 rolls across the Boston Bar bridge in the Fraser River Canyon.
Gone for good. I'm told this is a survey marker, defining the end of the Union Railroad and beginning of the Pennsylvania Railroad. It sat tucked cramped between a catenary pole and bridge... (more)
A peasant who lives in the sector, of extensive and beautiful green fields of the Araucania region, watch the train early in the morning, on a cold day of September 2016, the "Tren de la Araucania... (more)
The engineer on the SP 6328 invited me up on to the front walkway and take photographs of the approaching westbound train. It turned out to be the Blue Streak Merchandise Fast Forward (BSMFF), th... (more)
The helper engineer on the SP 8499 invited me up into the cab to take photographs of the approaching Oil Can train led by SP 8243. In a flash I was up in the cab, happy as can be, taking photos a... (more)
This 2-8-2 Mikado was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway in 1922. This Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's photo card is from the J. R. Doughty col... (more)
The Pennsy K4 is oozing steam from every pore as its crew makes some adjustments. A live steam locomotive seems to exert an almost magnetic effect on the young and old alike.
A powerful picture of an impressive Romanian engine
SNCF XR 8569 / X 4410 on its way as train 6909 from Nantes to Les Sables-d'Olonne.
SNCF 107314 with a southbound freight near Pont-St-Esprit
44 546 unfortunately had a defect at the transmisson of the middle cylinder, so its journey ended already in Kempten. However the engine was placed quite fine at Kempten station in order to get a ... (more)