Sun came out for some minutes only, when 2-6-2+2-6-2 narrow gauge Garratt steamlocomotives NNG 16 # 138 and 87 ex South African Railways (SAR) and now runnning for the Welsh Highland Railway are r... (more)
A Grande sunrise at Ferguson's Trestle. Denver & Rio Grande Western's Locomotive 484 rumbles across Ferguson's Trestle near MP 286 at the crack of dawn as the vanguard of a 2-engine, 35-car... (more)
On the 10th of January 2012, a train dumps a load of molten slag at the Beitai Steel Works in NE China. The site was first visited by foreign steam photographers in 2002. Since that time the manag... (more)
Sometimes the weather just won't work in your favour. Just as yesterday, the fog stayed thick until well after the TranzAlpine had gone past Cass, so my nice plans were foiled, and I had to improv... (more)
At sunset a loaded coal train drifts down towards the unloading point at Sandaoling Coal Mine in north west China. Date 4th March 2014.
As viewed from a man made tunnel in the side of a hill, a loaded coal train steam up out of the pit at Sandaoling Coal Mine, North West China on January 16th 2012.
Triple header german steam in Switzerland, with locomotives based in Luino/Italy, Lyss/Switzerland and Germany. 2-10-0 freight train locomotive 50 3673 from Luino, coal fired express train 4-6-2 "... (more)
Twizell is steamed so that the boiler can be drained and attention given to it
A mix freight and passenger train travels in the Somme Bay area (Baie de Somme), going back from Noyelles to St Valery in the evening.
And the days get short, when you reach....November. My, the days are darn short when you get into the holiday season. It's not even 3 PM yet and the New England Sun is already doing a swan... (more)
In the final rays of evening sun, an Union Pacific container train descends the railroad's Cajon Pass led by a trio of UP widecabs.
Nickel Plate Road "Berkshire" 2-8-4 #765 departs Colby, Ohio (near Bellevue) during the last few rays of sunshine on its return trip home from Cleveland to Ft Wayne.
The railways around Horka (Germany, Saxonia) have still the old DR (Deutsche Reichsbahn) flair with semaphore signals and/or telegraph lines. In January 2011 there was a photo freight train organi... (more)
Westbound on the Stump-Dodger. Leaving the McEwen Yard behind, a Sumpter Valley Freight, affectionately known as the "Stump-Dodger", heads west toward Prairie City on a frigid February morn... (more)
LNER Class B1 emerges into the late autumn sun.