After spending most of Friday afternoon arranging Lake State Railway motive power for our planned 25th Anniversary photo shoot, the sun set and it was time for some night lighting of a portion of ... (more)
An Amtrak Cascades train rolls along the Puget Sound past Chambers Bay Golf Course with Mt Ranier looming in the background. This train just made it at last light - talk about a nail biter! I've a... (more)
GM&O Electro-Motive Motor Car 2508 was built in 1928 for the Chicago & Alton. Westbound train #9 with motor car 2508 and trailer 2553, is making its station stop at the joint GM&O/CB&Q depot at... (more)
CSX 163 leads train Q026 through Folkston on its way to Bedford Park
So Clean You Could Eat Off the Floor – But We Opted Not ToWashington State Department of Transportation 1402, a Siemens SC-44 diesel-electric passenger locomotive, rolled out of the... (more)
No, this is no April Fool's joke...there really are two, brand new Siemens SC-44 Chargers sitting in Los Angeles on this sunny afternoon. Rather than heading north to begin their service on Amtrak... (more)
GM&O GP38-2 No.723 with F3 803A, BN F7 634 former GN unit, and IC GP7 7961.
Adam Farence Photo
FEC 800 leads 3000 without a tender on 101. Today was announced that Grupo Mexico would be buying the FEC.
It is excellent news that in a line condemned to ostracism there are days like today in which two steel freights arrived to the industrial estate of Aranda de Duero. In addition, this has been the... (more)
Paul Arzens, a French designer who invented the livery of this engine and other series was a true genius. SNCF has never surpassed the beauty of the Arzens liveries, despite owning the prestigious... (more)
TWINDEXX Swiss Express doubledeck Interregio train from Bombardier for the SBB, RABe 502 # 208, is on a test run from Zürich to Chur, rolling along the Walensee at Unterterzen.
The diesel powered infrastructure measuring vehicle "Roger 1000" XTmass # 99 85 9 160 001, built by Mermec in Monopoli, Bari/Italy, is on a test run from Zürich to Walenstadt, entering U... (more)
Light snow fluries as Central Maine & Quebec Job 1 arrives at Farnham Yard from Maine this afternoon. Usually run after dark in this part of the world.
"Schuylkill River Showers"
Under downpour conditions the East Penn crew slowly crosses the Schuylkill River bridge on the return trip to PaperWorks from Falls Yard. Behind the ex... (more)