Train 290 blasts up the grade at Heflin, Alabama with one of Norfolk Southerns newly rebuilt Dash 8.5's still wearing primer from the new Crescent Cab.... Not a very pretty locomotive but it will ... (more)
Oh the diesel history captured in this photo! They served well for many years but for most of them time has run out. This was just some of the units stored in the former Virginian Railway yard in... (more)
Just another typical morning on BNSF's Marceline Subdivision... BNSF 8560 brings train H-GALKCK 2 26 through the small farming town of Baring, Missouri.
Canadian National Manifest 570 is easing down the 2.2% grade at Bridge 56.6. The whining dynamic brakes are hard to hear over the crashing Cheakamus River, still running high with spring run-off.
A minor derailment at Saunders turned into something more as the airslide hopper landed on a propane tank. The flame is from the crews burning off the propane before they try re-railing the cars.
Santa is coming...Merry Christmas!
MILW 164 leads three more SD40-2s and two SD10s up the grade to Snoqualmie Pass as it heads a dead freight east at Mine Creek trestle. The trestle shows evidence of Milwaukee's engineering efforts... (more)
MH 89 crossed the bridge spanning Capitola for the first time in 1-1/2 years today. The crew is working their way towards the Santa Cruz Boardwalk clearing brush along the way. In a few days the S... (more)
In the winter of 1980 The Chicago Milwaukee St Paul and Pacific Railroad (Milwaukee Road) abandoned almost two thousand miles of track west of Miles City Montana. The abandonment of the “Pacific E... (more)
Busy times on the Overland main! As the sun sinks low in the western sky a trio of westbounds have gathered at the Green River depot awaiting the dispatchers discretion. Amid the parade on the mai... (more)
On a October morning the fall foliage colors start to come in. The Viaduct, once known as the longest and tallest railroad structure at 2,053 feet long and 301 feet high, was partially destroyed b... (more)
Regional train Palermo-Messina
Amtrak pops up out the deep Sag at West Winslow as a BNSF Q climbs up out of the next sag in the distance.
Looking very fancy, SP 4449 rolls over the Deschutes River and the twin bridges north of Maupin.
Eastbound along the Colorado River is a Union Pacific coal train negotiating Red Gorge west of Radium, Colorado, on November 1, 2012.