Usually locomotives stay on the rails and pull trains, earning revenue for their owners. Sometimes, they try to leave their steel lifelines and explore the world of farming. Consequently, locomo... (more)
Narrow gauge locomotive switching standard gauge cars. A Roger Puta Photograph
Spectacular Grab Shot: Sometimes you just can't pass up a shot! On my way into work, I turned the corner and had to stop. The Dayton's Bluff job, with a pair of Geeps, creeping down the Q1 ... (more)
This is not something you see every day. A steam locomotive and a jet airplane. Yet here in 2017, we have the N&W 611 running the wye at Charlotte's Douglas International Airport. The lead to the ... (more)
An eastbound BNSF intermodal glides across the Media Trestle just east of Media, IL. Soon this bridge will be a memory as it will soon be replaced.
BNSF train 429 stops for the switch at the south end of LeClaire,IA with a couple of warbonnet's at dawn.
2-10-0 "Elephant" steamlocomotive C 5/6 # 2978 of SBB Historic in the shed of the Bahnpark Brugg (AG), during a overhaul by the members of the Dampfgruppe Zürich. In the foreground 3 whe... (more)
My train on the left, CN L570 (ex E276 Blue Island to Oshawa mty multi's via Snider West change off and reprofile) sits on the north while westbound 271 has just crested the first of two grades on... (more)
A Union Pacific freight works westbound along the Columbia River. The view is from the Rowena overlook on the Historic Columbia River Highway (old U.S. 30).
the early morning sees a MOW-Train bathing in sweet sunlight. This is the mainline Munich-Salzburg under refurbishment on rails and the complete Overhead wiring.
Ugh, Mondays.. Crew from Norfolk Southern begin clearing out a heavy pile of debris from a rockslide across the Kenova District mainline just west of the signals at Falls Branch following a... (more)
2-6-2 T steamlocomotive Eb 3/5 # 5819 of SBB Historic on the turntable of the Bahnpark Brugg (AG). The 990 HP locomotive was built in 1912 by SLM Winterthur for the SBB, it may run 75 km/h in both... (more)