Now that's HOT!... The fusion of rails has just been made through the process of "Thermite Welding". Part of the hardened sand mould (which incloses and promotes the welding process) an... (more)
The M&P Patrol hit a sink hole alongside where the new power plant was being built. Engineer Bob Wagner was at the throttle.
Fondazione Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane
120 years of Sulmona-Carpinone-Isernia line
CSX intermodal Q143 departs the Queensgate Yard intermodal facility and heads southeast to the CSX bridge crossing the Ohio River. An NS auto frame train heads north over their Ohio River bridge i... (more)
A CSX SD40-3 and SD50-2 pull a cut of locomotives from the interchange with GE Transportation. These are C30ACi's destined for Angola in Africa. Locomotives:CSXT 4061 SD40-3CSXT 85... (more)
The blast furnaces at US Steel's Edgar Thomson Works are always hungry. Running around the clock they survive on a steady diet of iron ore, and the Union has another load of ore to feed the beasts... (more)
In the midst of a steady fall rain storm, the race is on as a local motorist accelerates to get out of the way of Conrail Shared Assets local YPMO-R1 returning to Morrisville Yard after working th... (more)
Santa Fe FP45 #92 leads an eastbound past Joliet Union Station and tower JD crossing the Former Rock Island now Metra Line.
From another negative in the collection of the late O.S. Nock is this view of an Algerian Beyer-Garratt Pacific loco on arrival at Calais Maritime with an express from Paris when it set a speed re... (more)
This ROUNDHOUSE of Roberval&Saguenay Railway! Still active for Maintenance Of way, not for locomotives!
CP's Kansas City bound daily freight makes a rare meet in southern Iowa. I have been trying to catch the new railroad, Iowa Southern, when I am down seeing my in-laws. Well I managed to get them w... (more)
Two brand new Tier 4 EMD's power an eastward coal train over the busy Union Pacific Overland Route.
At this time this NYS&W boxcar was used for storage space at the Little Ferry roundhouse. The car was scrapped a few years later.
The "Clinchfield 676" dwarfs the Union Pacific support truck as the sparks fly from minor surgery taking place on the running board. The giant locomotive had sideswiped some coal hopper... (more)