"The Patch heard 'round the World"
The most controversial piece of railroad equipment to roam the rails is PRLX SD70ACe 4834, now wearing C&O lettering. This unit has c... (more)
A blue hour image of a loaded 60-car train of limestone heading up Proctor Hill while the American Century and Philip R. Clarke load ore at CN's ore dock. Tug Helen H assists the Clarke.
The BNSF freight train crosses the bridge across Cut Bank Creek towards Browning
You had one job! A covered hopper built by Trinity Industries in 1989 shows off a different approach to the CSX lettering scheme typically seen on the sides of that railroad's freight ... (more)
The weekly Pan Am Southern Bellows Falls, VT to Portland, ME limestone slurry train is seen rolling through the New England Central Railroad Bellows Falls tunnel with MEC ex-CSXT B40-8 5933 and 59... (more)
Having barely turned 15 years of service for its owner, a former Union Pacific DD35 is seen at the IHB's Blue Island Yard awaiting movement east via Conrail to Naporano Iron and Metal in New Jerse... (more)
Stainless steel on a classic streamliner, taken at the Streamliners at Spencer event.
On a dark and gloomy morning, BO-1 delivers two loaded boxcars to the last remaining Boston area customer: Boston Paper Board. The last known switch for this customer was back in 2012!
"Alco Power Pack Ready for Scrap"
Long Island Rail Road's rebuilt Alco Power Pack, LI 3100, sits on the River Track at Wheelspur Facility in Long Island City awaiting the scrapper's torch.... (more)
Vermont Rail System's former Ringling Brothers Pie Car (ex-RBBX #63010) turned Green Mountain Railroad 3010, is seen getting a lift (Pie in the Sky, if you will...) for the replacement of its whee... (more)
Amtrak 68 the "Adirondack" had mechanical problems with the dash8 514 requiring a special move to bring an extra locomotive and coach from Albany to Montreal. Here is 68 passing through ... (more)
The Silver Stars rounds the Selma Connection from the NS H-Line to the CSX A-Line.
A Burlington Northern piggyback train, probably ‘Expeditor’ No. 41, is about to pound the diamonds at East Dubuque, Illinois, on August 13, 1994. A pair of colorful EMD SD40-2s pull the train—BN N... (more)
On a gorgeous spring evening, two BNSF C44-9W's lead a northbound stack train across the vast open spaces near Norfolk, Colorado on April 9, 2018.
As the sun sets over the pastures and fields, the railroad keeps moving as one of the last SD70’s lead 158 north along 29.