Two Crane Masters employees work on cutting and dismantling the classic signal at Thurmond.
A string of transfer cabooses mingle with unused cars awaiting disposition after the demise of the Rock Island. Gondolas on the right are loaded with salvaged rail.
Conducting one of its largest gift stops along the 110-mile route, families gather around CSX's West Virginia business car as Santa and helpers distribute gifts to families in downtown St. Paul, V... (more)
The last car on the Toys for Tots Train was this Amtrak Observation car which was very interesting. I knew Amtrak had these I had just never seen one. The cars name is "American View"
Dwarf semaphore. This protected Lehighton Interlocking, the junction where Jersey Central and LV traffic entered Packerton Yards in Lehighton, PA. The bridge in the distance once carried Jersey Ce... (more)
Crews are on scene of an eleven car derailment near Rich Bar, California in the Feather River Canyon. Here, a couple of those crew members analyze how a wheel axel tore up the side of a grain car... (more)
The crew just relieved off Aurizon's northbound intermodal train 7MB7 catch up for a chat with the incoming crew bound for 6BM7, which is still 10 minutes away. 7MB7 itself is departing in the bac... (more)
There is no fire…. yet! What are they doing? Southern Pacific ran a vegetation control spray train on its Cascade Subdivision to apply a herbicide to prevent growth of burdensome Bracken fe... (more)
Seemingly with all nozzles “on,” a HABCO weed sprayer train works northward on the Rock Island at Holton, Kansas, headed for St. Joseph, Mo.
As the snow fell, the signals shined bright for the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train that was sitting at the Saratoga Amtrak Station for it's last show of the night.
A brief break in the clouds shines a little light on an old DM&IR caboose on static display outside the small town of Poplar, Wisconsin.
A Stator for a 600mw generator sits outside the plant, waiting for Norfolk Southern to take it to Charlotte, NC for Siemens to rebuild.
The former ATSF art-deco style station in La Plata, MO is still maintained and operated by Amtrak as a twice-a-day station stop for the Southwest Chief. The Amtrak decorations varying from the dif... (more)
A conductor gives the highball in one of the first winter storms of the season.
The former ATSF art-deco style station in La Plata, MO is still maintained and operated by Amtrak as a twice-a-day station stop for the Southwest Chief.