A rare loco on the C&NW, CNW 1198 and 1199 were the only two units of this type acquired by C&NW. The 1198 is shown at Proviso Yard near Chicago at the locomotive servicing facilities. These two u... (more)
BNSF 8574 (SD70ACe) gets repositioned for a run into the Denver Yard. Notice the fairly new LinkUP PTC (positive train control) antenna package on the roof of the cab.
In its first weeks of revenue service for Penn Central, a United Aircraft TurboTrain that still wears its original DOT colors speeds through the station at Stratford, CT, bound for Grand Central T... (more)
Apparently my friend Tim Repp and I interrupted an Elks Club meeting at Field, BC while waiting for the "Canadian" to leave town. A heard of elk showed up and this cow was a little bit p... (more)
”Wouldn’t a fleet of these be better than worn-out SD45’s?”
Two Susquehanna trainmen are having a conversation by the world’s first microprocessor-based locomotive. The demonstra... (more)
Metro-North's New York Central-painted FL9 2012 has apparently been prepped for shipment to a new owner. The unit seems out of place on the same track as a BL20GH and P32AC-DM...two of the units ... (more)
A helper set shoves the rear of a coal train up the Allegheny Mountains while passing under a PRR signal bridge in this ten second exposure.
Some locomotives or in this case former locomotives don't always exit the shops in the same fashion as they entered. NS 38 noted as being the "The Brick" is the second track geometry unit built by... (more)
All four of the Western Maryland's Alco FA-2s teamed up with an F7 to push hard on the rear of a loaded coal train off the Baltimore & Ohio as it climbs Williamsport Hill en route to Hagerstown, M... (more)
An uphill BNSF train passes the 12 derailed boxcars just before tunnel 2 in the Tehachapi Mountains. A few telegraph poles were brought down too, unfortunately.
Amtrak CF7 594 (ex Santa Fe 2584 originally F7A 277C) near Los Angeles Union Station on August 01, 1992. In 1984 Amtrak acquired 25 ex-Santa Fe CF7s.
BNSF 4576 leads Transportation Technology Services car TEXX 1135 and caboose TEXX 100 north past the Amtrak station in Little Rock.
Worlds collide at the Dalton depot on a Saturday night-- railfans, prom couples, amateur photographers, and the general public. But all take a moment to enjoy the passage of a Norfolk Southern so... (more)
NS 7272 sits in the line awaiting time in the shops. This unit and 2 more were actually rebuilt into SD70ACUs at the Progress Shops in Muncie IN.
Rare shot of GTRA G1 in town since it never leaves the mill. It is returning to the mill via KCS tracks.