Norfolk Southern's Andrews Yard in Columbia, South Carolina, was in the center of the path of totality for the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. NS 7697, a GE ES40DC, was in between assignm... (more)
Buffaloes conquer stabling line Fresh grass attracts a herd of grazing buffaloes as GOOTY WDG-3A pair turns mute spectator as their territory gets occupied
On the way from Čakovec to Vara˛din rail depot after completion of the line 7353 from Lendava to Čakovec. 7122 025 is ex swedish SJ YF1 1335.
A good variety of used switchstands are gathered around a former Railway Express reefer used as storage behind the San Luis Central’s shop at Sugar Junction just east of Monte Vista, Colorado, on ... (more)
NS's colorful Norfolk Southern Heritage Unit nearing the diamonds at Marion wearing a surprise on her pilot deck, one that matches the yellow color of her striping on abeautiful summer day in Ohio... (more)
"Brandt Power Unit at NYP"
One of Amtak's Brandt Power Units sits on Track 11 at New York Pennsylvania Station with 2 loaded ballast hoppers in tow. Amtrak is in the process of r... (more)
Countless Alco switchers were rebuilt with Caterpillar or Cummins engines, and sold to small mine operations throughout Appalachia. Most had their cabs removed or sealed s... (more)
At some point decades ago, an old E&LS coach (presumed - exact lineage not known) was left in Turner to be used, reportedly, as a local schoolhouse. But today, the town of Turner consists of one h... (more)
Really white—trucks and allTwo retired tank cars are being used at a storage facility at Ansel, Colorado, along the shortline San Luis Central on September 1, 2013. The cars are no long... (more)
Standard gauge cogwheel 0-4-0 steamlocomotive "Caspar Honegger", built in 1877 by Engineer Niklaus Riggenbach in the machine works Aarau for the textile works of Caspar Honegger in Rüti (ZH). The ... (more)
The building that wanted to be a locomotiveSotteville is a city near Rouen that was mostly a railroaders's town, as it used to host thousands of railroad employees working in the ne... (more)
Worldwide unique, a dining car on a railway with a maximum grade of 25.0 %! The "Salon Rouge" (red saloon) car B # 27 from 1936 was rebuilt from 2008 to 2010 to this gem, including a bar... (more)
It fits!!....just barely. V&T Motor Car #22's Motorman leans out of his cab waiting for his car to be turned on the NSRM Turntable, in preparation for returning to quarters for the night. ... (more)
All that's left from the "Last Spike" consist. Although the May 10th, 1869 completion of the first transcontinental railroad was a seminal moment in the history of the United Stat... (more)
Twelve years after the Milwaukee Road's Pacific Coast extension abandonment, skeletons of a pair of ABS block signals still stand between Lennup and Loweth MT.