A quiet night at the yard in Ely.
Man life was good back in early 2000's. Someone from UP thought it was cool to get most of the DRGW tunnel motors and placed them in Helper, Utah. It was a railfan's delight. Here a trio of helper... (more)
The section boys watch as this eastbound train pulls into Marquette from Mason City. The train is about to pass under highway 18 at the west end of the yard. Train slowly creeps into town due to y... (more)
Queenpost Turntable. The most recent addition to the infrastructure on the grounds of the WW&F Museum has also been one of the most impactful. In the fall of 2016, the volunteers construc... (more)
A Decade of Difference in DesignOn a smoggy day in Los Angeles, California, in June 1976, a three unit set of SDP40Fs is combined with Amtrak E9A 419. This lashup was most likely o... (more)
A northbound BNSF loaded grain train works around the horseshoe curve at Caliente, CA on its trek through the Tehachapi Mountains. The train was operating nine engines total; four on the head end,... (more)
Durango & Silverton No. 473, crossing the Animas River.
The Southern Railway did not go to Fayetteville, North Carolina until it absorbed the original Norfolk Southern railway in 1974. Here a GP38 and two GP38-2’s stand near the end of the Fayetteville... (more)
On an unseasonably warm February afternoon, BNSF 7902 leads an eastbound empty hopper train past the railfan park in Fostoria, Ohio as they make their way toward Bellevue.
Loram Rail Grinder RG 319 sits on the IMS track at Lacolle while employees are performing maintenance.
Not far from the summit at Tehachapi, a BNSF unit grainer climbing southbound, meets a northbound BNSF Z with stacks and TOFC drifting downhill.
Of the three units SP painted up to celebrate our nations BiCentennial celebration this was considered the ugly duckling used mostly in local service as seen here near sunset at SP's LA area Dolor... (more)