One of Conrail’s observation cars from the office car fleet needed to be wyed in Reading. A lowly GP15-1 was elected to be an “Executive E Unit” for a few short minutes.
Vermont Rail System has returned 6-day-a-week service to the Green Mountain Railroad this week and on the second day, is seen with 'foreign power' in the form of Central Maine & Quebec GP38-3 #381... (more)
I have always found high hoods to be some of the best engines to photograph since I got into railroad photography. It is even better when they are on a shortline railroad. Such is the case with ... (more)
The Swift RoadRailer train is a few hundred yards from entering the Golden State. Malin, Oregon is virtually on top of the Oregon/California state line.
A San Diego Surfline train rolls through the bluffs in Del Mar California on a beautiful spring morning in Southern California
On a gloomy early Spring day, a nice set of EMD power leads the Montreal to Saratoga 252 as it approaches it's Saratoga Yard destination. In charge of the 49 cars of mixed freight is an ex Soo Lin... (more)
Transport of thee cars for the new GIRUNO RABe 501 # 002 highspeed train for the SBB, from Stadler Rail's Bussnang plant to the commissioning center Erlen.
This left trainset is the first private passenger train in France. Thello Company is a join venture from French Veolia Transdev Company and public Trenitalia Company. The first travel of this trai... (more)
A westbound Rocky Mountaineer Railtours excursion train crosses the Thompson River Canyon on the Canadian National just east of Ashcroft, British Columbia, on September 24, 2015.
RIO PUERCO NM Sept 11 1980 -- Amtrak SDP40F 506 leads the Southwest Limited under New Mexico skies on Santa Fe's Transcon. When Amtrak took over the train from Santa FE it retained its Super Chief... (more)
The day after a 15cm Spring snowfall, westbound train 406 rounds the bend as they approach Rothesay, New Brunswick.
Working upgrade past the Carpenters Cemetery, former Great Western 90 has the 11am train on its rear knuckle on this dreary Spring day.
The northbound Coast Starlight arrives at Portland in March 1994.
Representing CSX on Ohio's most photographed train of the day, CSX 7736 leads NS 099 at Sharonville Yard with the RBBB circus train in tow. A crew change has just been completed, and will soon get... (more)
Adam Farence Photo