I hastily scribbled “Texas Zephyr northbound at Oxford Street” in my notebook. But at that early hour nearly half a century ago, I must still have been half asleep, because C&S expert Hol Wagner r... (more)
A pair of GG-1s switching tracks near the east end of Enola Yard. Note the wooden cat poles. The 4887 was built in April, 1939.
The Scranton area has been in the news a lot lately, with both CP and Nay Aug Tunnel items....reminded me of when both portals were clear of brush (and storage cars) and CP's presence was strong. ... (more)
A glimpse back into yesteryear into what once was the old "PD" tower. PD tower served an important role on the Montauk branch, where the block operators regularly hooped up train orders ... (more)
CN E9 102 sits at Markham yard in Homewood outside the new training building.
A magnificent engine!
Amtrak Train 430, the Washington Section of the National Limited, passes a parked grain train at CP BUSH. Photo date is approximate.
Extra 484 East, with midtrain helper locomotive #489, takes on water at Los Pinos tank during a Historic Transport Preservation (SteamSpecials) photography charter led by Michael Allen and John B.... (more)
With news that many CP red barns are going to a new owner, I'm reminded of the last time I encountered any....when red barns were the staple in Red Deer for local service! 9022 is one of only two... (more)
Pushpull train with railcar BDe 4/4 1643, built in 1955, dining car Dr 10112 and cab car ABt 1714.
PCRY 1867, and PCRY 1866, had just received a track warrant and permission to leave the siding at Corozal/P.I.T (Panama Intermodal Terminal) towards Colon, with a train of single stack intermodal ... (more)
One of the four ALCO PA1 in D&H dress rests beside the south station after the work is done for this day
Subway highway ,the old 1934 Siemens-Schuckert Orenstein & Koppel is out of duty of Buenos Aires subway system and translated to the scrap dealer .