A pair of Dash 8-40C's lead westbound autoracks through Mance, Pa.
An SD-45 leads four GP-9s through the switches so that it can back on to an eastbound train, while to the left a westbound intermodal rolls into West Colton yard after coming over Banning Pass.
Four Union Pacific DDA40X Centennials stored with GP30B's/SD24A's and B's at UP's Yermo Yard, near Barstow, California.
I'm standing between our train on 2 track Wausau/Chicago train 246 with the 352 and two other 38's as Amtrak's Empire Builder approaches on the eastward track just west of Portage Junction. Today ... (more)
Southern Pacific 7754 leads a former BN 6466 and a hot intermodal train through Tucson. The SP was power short and all sorts of pool power would pass through Tucson.
It was a real treat to catch two Santa Fe cowl unit as the sole power of a train. SDP40Fu 5261 and F45 5956 round a big sweeping curve east of East Guam, New Mexico.
Although Hohman Interlocking was one of Chicagoland's busiest junctions, it had not seen passenger trains since Amtrak left the former Erie Lackawanna mains in the late 1970s. Due to a gas leak, ... (more)
An Amtrak F40PH leads a two-car train through Galesburg. Tom Golden photo.
Amtrak 281 pulling train 64 the Niagara Rainbow, paused for passenger stop at St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada on it's crossing from Detroit to Buffalo. The station is still there preserved. The double... (more)
Somewhere in Wyoming west of Cheyenne the City Of SF/LA roars by. Speculation this could have been the coach section with the Pullman section following, clues being the single dome and predominate... (more)
A blue U34CH. In 1993, SEPTA acquired a pair of ex Erie Lackawanna U34CH units from NJ Transit. They were used to provide extra service during a major rail construction project. One of t... (more)
From a viewpoint above the apex of Horseshoe Curve, a westbound freight crawls under the signal bridge at Kittanning Point approaching the curve.
A Roger Puta Photograph
Train 171, the Colonial