On a frigid day behind the Milwaukee Road's Portage,WI. round house sits a relic of the past but still in use on the frugal Milwaukee for hauling company material.
A cold Winter morning finds the Original Norfolk Southern heritage locomotive emerging into daylight at Big Four, W.Va., as the engineer throws a friendly wave to us. The helpers are en-route to F... (more)
Awaiting a train west of town, evidence of the true bitter cold was visible on the crossing signals on a quiet February night where temperatures dipped to -5°F.
Due to heavy snow fall, MLW A-468 was send to clean the line between the stations Agios Stefanos and Inoi, on the Athens-Thessaloniki main line. Here can be seen at Afidnes station, waiting the cr... (more)
Recent snow and cold weather have allowed large icicles to form on the portal of the Mount Hope tunnel. CSXT 521 and its train of coal empties from the CSX/R.J. Corman interchange at Thurmond have... (more)
NS 2739 pokes his head out of the tunnel, and onto the bridge in Welch, WV with the Wabash Heritage Unit trailing.
Huge icicles cling to the hillside as a C40-9 leads coal loads through the elevated curve on the Captina enroute to waiting barges 9 miles away on the Ohio River.
Fighting against the snow in Kleine Scheidegg station on 2061 meter a.s.l. Electric cogwheel locomotive He 2/2 # 8, dating from the opening of the Jungfrau Railway in 1912, with mounted snowblower... (more)
A Dash 9 makes it's way through one of the several cuts on the scenic Captina Secondary on Superbowl Sunday.
With temperatures hovering around 50 and snow melting the Highland Cut is quickly filling up with fog. For the first time this day sun pokes through the overcast as Norfolk & Western heritage lea... (more)
The distinct wheel of an Amfleet II car has an interesting pattern of snow and ice. My theory is that the heat caused during braking melted snow into a spoke-like array of icicles.
Working between scheduled trains, motor 23201 has a crew working at tidying up a few locations hither and yon where snow needs to be cleared away from points or platforms. While we were here, it ... (more)
A lone SD40-2 leads 73 Coal loads down the scenic Captina Secondary track on a frigid January morning.
A Little Cold? BNSF 9275, 6380, and 2288 are heading for the service rack on a cold windy Sunday. Temps falling to below zero with a wind out of the north with gusts up to 40 made a mess of... (more)
Rail fan and fellow Railpictures.net contributor Mike Bjork stands high on top of a cut photographing a westbound Z train at a location that received 18 inches of new snow in the last 24 hours.