With more than 900 miles on the point of an active passenger train in the last 24 hours now under its belt, BNSF 1731 idles quietly near the bumper of Track 13 with what was the westbound Southwes... (more)
Leaving downtown Milwaukee behind, one of Amtrak's French built ANF Turboliners coils out of town on its way to Chicago. This route and other Chicago-based corridor services were the regular assig... (more)
New York Central E-9 #4096 is seen at the C&O Heritage Center in Clifton Forge, Virginia. Originally built as a demonstrator unit and later used by the Union Pacific Railroad, this unit was repai... (more)
UP's M-ELNP (Elkhart-North Platte) sported one heck of a consist as it entered Proviso Yard. Two BHP Billiton SD70ACe's trail dead in tow behind the UP and CSX units. They're bound for Progress Ra... (more)
An Alaska Railroad freight pops out of the Portage Tunnel, crosses Placer Creek, and rolls through Bear Valley and will soon enter the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel. A 2.5 mile road/rail tunnel t... (more)
High Bridge Blow-Down. DRGW K-28 #473 executes a firebox blow-down as she rumbles across the High Bridge at Tacoma, around MP 471.2. The blow-down involves opening valves in the boiler, j... (more)
Four GE motors races out of Kingman Canyon on a Memphis, TN to Los Angeles, CA intermodal train as they sneak behind the "Big Rig Doll House".
There are 2 GP30's working in the Rochester, NY area. They look like they have been recently shopped.
Lots of gons up front. CN X321 has IC 1026 & CN 2509 for power as it slowly heads west on CN's Montreal Sub; carmen will inspect it a bit further west at Ballantyne. At the head end is a ve... (more)
A pair of Washington State Department of Transportation Siemens SC44s had to be set out by the Coast Starlight (including their escort P42s) in Northridge CA. The power was only there for a few ho... (more)
PCRC 1863 leads the daily (M-F) Panama City-Colon passenger train towards the capitol, finishing another run alongside one of the greatest wonders of the modern world, the Panama Canal.
The sun rises over Sunnyside yard after the midnight shift prepared the morning departures, which are seen lined up waiting their turn to head to Penn Station and begin their day.
Enjoying a second lease on life on the west coast, this former NJT comet car has gone through a major overhaul at Amtrak's Beech Grove shops and now operates on Amtrak San Joaquins trains.
CP 1608, donated to Exporail in 2013, rests near the shop on a scorching afternoon.
Enjoying a second lease on life on the west coast, this former NJT comet car has gone through a major overhaul at Amtrak's Beech Grove shops and now operates on Amtrak San Joaquins trains. The ins... (more)