Pantograph test run of Aem 940 # 004 and # 002 in multiple traction on the Thurtal line between Sulgen and Erlen, along the pond at Riedt. This dual power electric and diesel locomotives are built... (more)
An extra Albina-Tigard transfer rolls out of Albina Yard, seen from the city's Bridge Pedal event. This usually doesn't run on Sunday, making this a rather interesting catch.
CN crossing the Thompson River in the Black Canyon. The leader is CN8907 in the current CN paint scheme, second is a classic striped Cowl C40-8M.
Up, up and away. BNSF 7073 (ES44DC) leads a freight on the steep climb up to Tunnel #1 as it begins the journey through the Colorado Rocky Mountains. You can really appreciate the amount of grad... (more)
The Virginia hills are coated in white during an early spring snowfall that brought up to 10 inches in the area surrounding Radford. An eastbound mixed freight glides downgrade along the former V... (more)
WINDY POINT COLORADO? Nope... Windy Point, British Columbia. It is absolutely remarkable how much the two spots look alike. Undoubtably, this spot on the former BC Rail was named after the ... (more)
Former Südostbahn (SOB) railcar BDe 4/4 # 80 "Koblenz" of Depot und Schienenfahrzeuge Koblenz (DSF) is pulling white painted "Holzroller" locomotive 142 # 103 from Basel to Rapperswil, at Pfäffiko... (more)
TRANS EUROP EXPRESS "Mittelland", organised by association TEE CLASSICS, with former SBB express train locomotive Re 4/4 I # 10034 and two dining cars (one of SVG of Germany, one of the new founde... (more)
Burlington Northern on the Southern Tier
Not quite, but it sometimes seemed that way after the Susquehanna acquired a bunch of ex-BN SD45’s and F45’s, and leased a bunch more. Here... (more)
Severe thunderstorms move into the area as BNSF SD70MACe No. 9718 races east knocking down the semaphore intermediates just outside of Wagon Mound, New Mexico, on August 8, 2018.
Summer evening on the BNSF racetrack just outside Chicago.
It's been a little over two years since the N&W-Southern merger. Former Southern MP15, 2351, is sporting a brand new paint job representing the "new" Norfolk Southern. The Southern caboo... (more)
NS 955 continues south with a full A-B-B-A set, with a nice mix of exhaust and dust lingering in the air, after holding for 16R.
The action takes place on the Avnyuga narrow-gauge railway in Arkhangelsk region at the Russian North. Train driver Boris drives TU6A narrow gauge diesel locomotive with a local train from Poperec... (more)
Re 4/4 II # 11152 of the SBB is pulling a running gear test run of a brand new bi-mode "BMU Flirt" of StadlerRail for the Abellio East Anglia network in the UK. The new vehicle is couple... (more)