In a soaking, dense, misty fog, NS 5647 brings local P62 out on to the S-Line after waiting for 135 and 123 to pass through town. 5647 was originally built as a straight GP38 for PennCentral in 19... (more)
With the local traffic being all but outright eliminated on the S-Line, the remaining through freights 123 and 135 must now pause and work Oyama Yard. Late on this Valentine's evening, the 911 is ... (more)
NS 135 rolls by the Old Fort station and recently restored Southern Railway caboose. The colors on the mountain were near peak, and the most vibrant I've ever seen them. The restoration of the Sou... (more)
SEPTA Train 7239 arrives into the 1877 Pennsylvania Railroad station in Newark, DE. This is the end of the line for this train, and the old cars will reverse direction and head back to Philly at 5... (more)
A very heavily powered Maintenance of Way train eases down to the Newark station.
The Asheville District locals have for many years now been a reliable source for finding the older EMD power on full display. SD40-2s, GP38-2s, etc., were a staple, with the same exact engines run... (more)
It's a beautiful and warm Fall evening, right at rush hour. Union Station is alive with all sorts of arrivals and departures. Amtrak 80, the Carolinian, has arrived from the South, and her replace... (more)
A cold and dreary morning greets Reading & Northern 425 as she storms out of Port Clinton, working hard to get the train full of excited tourists up to speed on their way to Jim Thorpe for the day... (more)
Racing down the mountain ahead of R&N 425, a pair of Budd RDC's cruise through Tamaqua, recreating the scene played out so many years ago when the Reading replaced all passenger service outside of... (more)
With the click ticking down and only days left on her boiler life, N&W 475 simmers quietly near the water tank at East Strasburg, waiting to take out the last train of the day on "just anothe... (more)
NS local P29 has just completed their day in Statesville and is making the run back to Barber Junction. Crossing over Third Creek "lake", floodwaters left behind by Hurricane Michael on ... (more)
M23 works hard as it pulls away from Oyama Yard in Hickory, NC. The train has just met 135, and will spend another hour long delay just 10 miles East of here, before finally heading on to Linwood,... (more)
"Many is the time that we feasted, and many is the time that we fasted. Oh well, it was swell while it lasted. We did have fun, and no harm done! So thanks, for the memories..."
NS 135 leans into the curve near Icard, NC, and the Baker Furniture plant. Assisting today is Blue Mane No. 4000.
A beautiful summer evening finds local P61 heading back to the barn, crossing over Main Street in downtown Conover, NC. NS 6082 started life as N&W No. 6082.