Amtrak Heritage Locomotive #156 rests in the yard at TrainFestival in Rock Island after trailing NKP 765 on her all day excursion.
NKP 765 hardly draws the attention of the locals fishing in the Lake Freeman headwaters as she heads west for Rock Island on the TP&W
After a heavy storm rolled through NKP 765 rests in the yard at Rock Island Illinois durning Train Festival 2011. The storm brought much needed rain to the area and made for neat photographs.
Not to often you see a blonde engineer, especially on the 765. Well it happened on this clear night in Rock Island.
CSX's business car train flys past Power Brick in Bogart GA enroute from Atlanta to Hamlet with CSX's new EVP David Brown onboard.
Not the setting I had hoped for, but when on the hunt for the 1989 I was willing to take what I could get.
A BNSF train waits his turn in the line as traffic backs up at Palmer Lake CO. Obviously the train is not the biggest thing in this photo.
On an inspection trip over the ex Tennessee Railroad, two rare BeaverCars and and a Southern MT19A cross one of the mant thru truss bridges still left on the scenic line.
On an inspection trip over the ex Tennessee Railroad, a Souhern motorcar pauses at the only wooden water tank on the line. This line is now being operated by the New River Railway.
In a shot that looks more like 1968 than 2008, Southern RS-3 #520 rests between moves in New River TN on the old Tennessee Railroad.
After purchasing the Clinchfield Instruction Car and cutting the brush back away from her. The long task begins of getting her ready to roll again to her new home.