So whose railroad is this again? After heading up to Five Row to (hopefully) catch NS 1069 leading 135, I was instead treated to a colorful consist representing no less than three class I railroad... (more)
CN 711 is departing Turcot West after a crew change with CN 2117 and CP 9556 in May 2014. CN 711 was an empty oil train running from Joffre Yard near Quebec City to interchange with BNSF near Chic... (more)
In 1980, there was no internet, and news of a new locomotive or paint scheme came via magazines a couple of months after the fact, the “railfan grapevine”, or happenstance discovery. While on a tr... (more)
NBSR 6332 leads a New Brunswick Southern Railway westbound, as they negotiate the hills of the McAdam Sub, approaching the hotbox detector at Cork, New Brunswick.
Local job A716 works the Dog House in Union City, Georgia with it's slug set made up of Road Mate 2264 and GP40-2 6438.
The Veterans and Phase 1 engines lead the westbound California Zephyr along the Colorado River at Burns, CO.
GMTX 2015 passes the former Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines tower at Tuckahoe, N.J. The tower controlled the junction where PRSL trains from Camden either went on to Cape May or diverted onto ... (more)
The westbound California Zephyr winds through Gore Canyon with the Veterans and Phase 1 teamed up.
Starting its 300-mile trek to Chicago, Amtrak's "Saluki" accelerates out of the ex-Illinois Central yard, with the old steam-era concrete coal bunkers still standing in the background. ... (more)
The last light of the evening shines on Q316-19 rolling over the mouth of the Kanawha River into Point Pleasant with the two SD70ACe-T4 demonstrators back in the power rotation between Cincinnati ... (more)
A single Milwaukee Road MP15AC is seen switching a cut of cars around the yard in Bensenville. Tom Golden photo.
Belvidere to West Chicago local begins trip leaving Belvidere Yard.
ED4M electric train on the bridge across the Volga River. Kostroma city.
The tailend DP locomotive shoves Q102 out of town. Training on the Nordco M-214 winter "broom" takes place to the right.
A pair of LMX B39-8s are seen mingling around several sets of Burlington Northern motors as well as a former MoPac EMD at the BN's Clyde Yard in Cicero. Tom Golden photo.