An eastbound creeps passed the CPL's at Plum Creek as it pulls down to get head room while working Radford Yard on a very chilly autumn night in southwestern Virginia.
In a scene right out of the heyday of passenger rail travel, restored Pullman sleeper "Dover Harbor" brings up the markers of the northbound Crescent on a quiet fall evening. The ... (more)
Two No. 7 trains, going in opposite directions, are flying over Queensboro Plaza and Queens Boulevard. Above are the pointy spires of architect Gustav Lindenthal's 1909 Queensboro Bridge.
I gues... (more)
The Norfolk and Western heritage unit leads intermodal train 208 through downtown Atlanta, moving international containers from Austell, GA, to Savannah, for export. Photo by Casey Thomason. Fo... (more)
Western Maryland GP30 #501, in a new vintage scheme, takes a spin on the turntable at Frostburg, MD to run around the dinner train and head back to Cumberland, MD.
En route to the engine house after a full day of excursions.
796 785 arrives with four other units in Cologne central , coming from Kreuzberg(Ahr)
Strasburg 2-10-0 No. 90, former Great Western, takes a short pause in the yard, just prior to dumping her ash, after wrapping up a day of excursions. To the left, in a steam locomotive deadline, ... (more)
By the light of the silvery moon.... and with a little help from some strategically-placed strobe lights, RGS Mudhen #455 poses for an evening portrait with her freight train, on a remote d... (more)
The southbound Texas Eagle heads toward St. Louis as it passes through East St. Louis, Illinois during a colorful sunset. The silhouette of the P42 and iconic Gateway Arch were framed perfectly.
The Southwest Chief makes its station stop at Kansas City Union Station on a hot summer night.
From another fine IRM production, The 803 has a freight train on her coupler while the CSS 34 leads a two car interurban on the station lead.
Before heading down to the harbour spur, I snap a few photos of my train with a pair of widecab GP38's sitting east of the Scott St. ladder on the TTR.