Soo 2500A leads Erie Mining F9A 4211 through Duluth's lower downtown area en route back to Union Depot after a nice run to Two Harbors. The retired ore carrier William A. Irvin ( a former U.S. Ste... (more)
Almost one year ago, Colorado was hit by one of the most destructive floods in state history. Thousands lost their homes, lots of loss in property damage. In Longmont, the BNSF Buck Local power si... (more)
Unique rail equipment from around New England is beginning the trek to White River Junction, Vermont's 22nd Annual Glory Days of the Railroad Festival, set for this weekend, September 12-14. Whil... (more)
A 60 cm gauge NG service from Sabalgarh to Gwalior negotiates a short stretch of street running in Gwalior's suburbs. Manned gates impede the flow of road traffic during the train's passage, but p... (more)
Piercing the clouds over New York City is the 2014 Tribute In Light, the once a year commemoration of the horrific events of 9/11 2001. 88 lights were used to produce the twin light effect. On the... (more)
A UP manifest and a BNSF Doublestack train are headed down hill through Cajon Pass. The BNSF train is at Sullivan's Curve on the ex-Santa Fe main and the UP is at Canyon on the former SP main.
Howitzer M-109 from Swiss Army reaches Bière barracks on rail. The standard gauge flat car stands on four narrow gauge wagon carrier trucks, one per each standard gauge axle.
Four routes from Mountain Top (summit of the grade) in Solomon Gap, PA, August, 1970.
Five Lehigh Valley SW8 "pups" roll an unexpected westbound downgrade with an oversize load. They are utiliz... (more)
G's are stacked up with Army-Navy trains, laying over in the yard next to (then) Philadelphia Municipal Stadium on the south side.
A demo EMD hauls a train of empty hoppers - used to carry Iron from the Los Colorados mine - out of the fertile Huasco Valley - known as the "Garden of the Atacama" - onto the arid Ataca... (more)
Army-Navy football specials are lined up in the yard next to (then) Philadelphia Municipal Stadium on the south side.
The BNSF LNG test engines lead the WB Kaiser Hauler in Cajon Pass.
The relatively new paint on 5436 contrasts with the chipped and blistering paint on the ore carrier Roger Blough, which is also owned by CN but operated by a U.S. firm.
An A-A set of F-units (FP7 and F9) ease an excursion train past Duluth's popular Lakewalk along the shore of Lake Superior.
UP local power, GP7 No. 101 and caboose 25097 rests at Kent, Washington between runs up and down the Kent Valley between Seattle and Tacoma. The local handled the Tukwila industrial park as well a... (more)