The Minnesota Commercial rosters an eclectic mix of Alco and older GE locomotives at it's engine terminal and roundhouse in Saint Paul.
An ex-GN SD9, built in 1954 has gotten repainted into modern BNSF colors.
Sometimes you have to play the hand you are dealt. The weather is horrible, but when you are chasing a rare locomotive, it sometimes doesn't matter. WC's rare SDL39 #590 (ex-MILW) leads a short tr... (more)
CN 8873 leads a westbound mixed freight, as they pass by the old train station at Rothesay, New Brunswick, during a snowstorm.
A CSX intermodal train departs the intermodal terminal at Queensgate Yard in Cincinnati and heads south on elevated trackage.
Acela at dusk.
Under some light snow, St Lawrence & Atlantic 3805 North is heading toward Montreal at Desnoyers on the Canadian Pacific Adirondack Subdivision. Due to flooding that cause bridge damages on the St... (more)
The Washington Section of the Broadway Limited is passing through the beautiful farming country west of Lancaster in the summer of 1977. No. 916 was built by Altoona/GE in July, 1942 as the PRR 4... (more)
Class 1161 shunters were built in batches beginning in 1926 to replace antiquated steam locos used at the time for switching in electrified territory. Despite their ungainly appearance, the engine... (more)
IC 2024 hits the diamond in Sullivan, IL in June of 1993. Arriving at the diamond just before a NRHS fantrip with UP 3985, the long grain train took almost 15 minutes to cross the diamond, causing... (more)
"NYAR M3 Scrap Move at LIC"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-20 crew prepares to shuttle 4 FICX flats loaded with LIRR M3s from Long Island City to Fresh Pond Yard via the Lower Montauk. T... (more)
A single St. Croix Valley SD40M-2 leads a massive sand train south along the meandering Mission Creek.
Up the Ramp
A clean set of Conrail GP10’s are running up the ramp between the westbound departure yard and the eastbound arrival yard at Enola, Pennsylvania.
Metro 1 dodger returning to KCS Dallas yard