Visiting the ex-Manufacturers Railway Company engine house is always interesting -- there's always an interesting assortment of power outside and around, awaiting maintenance.
Here we see a ... (more)
I'm standing on the Homewood Amtrak station platform, trying my hand at nighttime railroad photography. It's getting late and my belly is full of delicious pizza as a result of a great dinner with... (more)
UP 1996 sleeps under a clear starry sky while a westbound intermodal streaks past.
This locomotive is here in Pacific, Missouri for the town's annual Heritage and Art Fair.
Westbound intermodal led by a trio of ES44DC's flies through the railroad town of Pacific, MO.
The "Trek to Tennessee" Special approaches its final stop for the day in Dexter, MO.
One of the Respondek Railroad fleet working the industries along the Mississippi River on the Illinois side across from St. Louis.
A train of loaded coal hoppers snakes its way through industrial north St. Louis on Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis rails. My guess is that this train came down the BNSF Hannibal Sub to... (more)
LNER 8572 leads the North Norfolk Railway train (the "Poppy Line") into Holt Station.
A trio of Southern Belles heads north towards the Merchants Bridge with empty hoppers from the Tyler St. barge transloading facility.
It is quite rare to see KCS units on TRRA rails, and I've n... (more)
UP 844 leads the "Trek to Tennessee" special westward out of Scott City, Missouri.
The St. Louis railfan community was out in full force during the weekend of February 27/28 as the Norfolk Southern "Honoring Our Veterans" locomotive made a rare visit to the region. My ... (more)
A pair of TRRA engines running light towards downtown St. Louis (left) is stopped to wait for the BNSF Lindenwood Yard Transfer job (right) on its way to the TRRA Madison Yard in Venice, Illinois.
Eastbound intermodal train, headed for Luther Yard in north St. Louis.
After getting the signal at Ferguson, this autorack train led by the New York Central Heritage Unit continues its journey to Luther Yard.
It's a busy day for railroading in downtown St. Louis today. In the foreground, the Union Pacific 12th St. Yard has several trains occupying the various tracks, waiting to be transferred to other ... (more)