Storms build up as an eastbound manifest continues to climb Sherman Hill as the train rolls under the searchlights protecting the cross-overs at Hermosa near Tie Siding, Wyoming on July 18, 2016.
Heading down from the summit of Cumbres pass
Just east of Chambersburg, PA is Norlo Park which happens to surround a section of the old Mont Alto Railroad, a branch line of the the Cumberland Valley RR which connected to the ... (more)
30 years anniversary of the Cuneo-Vintimiglia line
942 and 946 quietly rest before becoming the main event on the Corridor Saturday. A little while later they'd be in charge of the Farewell to the AEM-7 excursion.
Just after beginning its run south, Nickel Plate Berkshire #765 crosses Chippewa Creek in Brecksville.
Valley Railroad shop worker Mike works on degreasing and pressure washing the underside of Mikado No. 3025 at the Essex Locomotive Servicing Facility
On the night before Presidents' Day, a quick snowstorm blows in, creating near whiteout conditions, along with an opportunity I couldn't pass up, and that was getting 214 pulling into Pomona with ... (more)
A trio of cabooses sits quietly under the passing clouds at the Allentown & Auburn shops in Topton, PA
NC Transportation Museum's 1959 Edsel poses next to the famous locomotive, nine years her elder during lunch at the 2016 Fired Up photo charter.
Paying a little homage to Mr. O. Winston Link...
NW 611 simmers in the yard at Greensboro, NC awaiting Saturday's trips.
Thanks to Joe Gonzalez for the lighting. View more Railroad: Norfolk SouthernLocomotive: Steam 4-8-4Location: Greensboro, North Carolina, USALocomotive #: NW 611Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: April 22, 2016
"FEED THE BEAST"
Fireman Richard Butterworth slings a shovelful of coal into the hot belly of Baldwin 2-8-0 WMSR 734 between the Narrows and Helmstetter's Curve
2-8-0 #734 screams out the west portal of Brush Tunnel on the former WMRY mainline out of Cumberland.
The Coast Starlight makes its way across the Alviso slough lands on a misty and moody morning. The weather ended up making for a rather unusual take on this scenic setting.