An unnumbered Avtex (formerly American Viscose) GE 44-tonner stands in open space in Lewistown, PA. Why 44 tons? As the railroads argued that firemen's jobs in the new diesels were not necessary, ... (more)
Time to say goodbye: 97501 leaves today the Sauschwänzlebahn. 218 387-9 will pull the cogwheel steamlocomotive back to Reutlingen, hometown of association "Freunde der Zahnradbahn Honau-Licht... (more)
The best dispatchers anticipate train movements far in advance - and as a result are probably pretty good at playing Tetris! "I've got an eastbound here, a track out of service there, and a westb... (more)
Cool Springs Park, a roadside attraction near Rowlesburg, West Virginia, has a huge collection of narrow gauge and standard gauge equipment, including a pair of 0-4-0s and four B&O cabooses. This... (more)
The face of Parrish & Heimbecker Limited SD40-2 No. 13 looks pretty intimidating in an all-black paint scheme. Instead of working at a grain silo in the Canadian heartland, this unit sits patient... (more)
212 024 passes rottweil Saline with a rake of container wagons, loaden with excavation material from the Stuttgart-21 tunnel project.
Lincoln Sand & Gravel Co. #44
This engine was built in 1940 by the Davenport Locomotive Co for Morrell Meatpacking. It was one of only 7 44 toners of this style. It was donated to the M... (more)
Nocturnal track work between Oberwinterthur and Winterthur. The large tamping machine for switches "08-475 Unimat 4S" (Plasser and Theurer) of Krebs Gleisbau is working on the newly laid... (more)
Former Austrian Railways electrolocomotive 1042 # 041 (3600 kW, 130 km/h), now running for Widmer Rail Services (WRS) in Switzerland, is pulling 23 empty Uagps grain hoppers of the romanian "SC Ro... (more)
A morning train to Thiaroye departs from Hann station on the Dakar Petit Train de Banlieue behind one of the imported Indian ALCO YDM4s. I believe this is the first photo from Senegal on rp.net!
High speed train 'italo' leaves Napoli Centrale
163094 passes Střekov Castle on the east bank of the River Elbe whilst working RE6413, 1403 Ústí nad Labem Zapad-Lysa Nad Labem
Lokotrain`s 193 221 passes Kostel sv. Josefa with a train of tanks on the west bank of the River Elbe near Ústí nad Labem, 29 April 2015
Cogwheel steamlocomotive 97 501 of "Freunde der Zahnradbahn Honau-Lichtenstein" is on the way Fützen – Blumberg on the Sauschwänzlebahn.