The morning fog is burning off the mountain as Q585 howls South with an ex-Conrail SD40-2 leading the way through the final cut on Cumberland Mountain at Tantallon. Not trying to beat a dead horse... (more)
The nose of Wisconsin Central no. 1, the Francis. J. Wiener fills the door frame of one of the stalls at North Fond du Lac's diesel shop at WC's Shops Yard. The oldest loco on WC's roster, and the... (more)
Passenger train "Lastochka" (Siemens Desiro RUS) from Saint Petersburg to Sortavala goes through the rocks near Hiitola station town, Karelia republic. Karelia republic is a picturesque ... (more)
Track Subdivision. This local track, the NIT, runs in a tight squeeze between two houses. In fact, the train is brushing against the tree immediately next to the home to the left. It's rar... (more)
Amtrak Northeast Regional service No.173 Boston - New York - Washington DC crosses the massive Amtrak Dock Bridge over the Passaic river, between Harrison and Newark and before your arrival at the... (more)
C&NW SD40-2 sits in the sun outside of the Illinois Railway Museum's diesel shop. This locomotive was on display during 2019's Diesel Days where members of the public are treated to a massive disp... (more)
A EMD veteran brings loaded Savannah, GA bound coke train W221 through the first of many cuts on the Southside of Cumberland Mountain. The howl of the 40's dynamics could be heard for miles before... (more)
The Crockett Rocket switches out a couple covered hoppers of sugar at the C&H Sugar refinery in Crockett, CA around 6:30pm. After at least a two year hiatus from rail service, C&H is once again sh... (more)
The first Norfolk Southern loaded autorack train detoured via Canadian Pacific from Schenectady, NY to Whitehall, NY (as CP train 961), then was picked up by a VRS crew for the trip to Bellows Fal... (more)
Old School Providence Railroading
Another morning I should have been asleep but instead did a little shooting.
On the drive home from Boston this particlar AM I pass... (more)
Looking north from the Mill Street crossing we see the southbound Pan Am 16R detour train passing through the 278 ft long tunnel under the center of the village of Bellows Falls.
Delaware and Hudson Reborn on the Slate Picker!
Like a ghost appearing amidst the snow a vintage Alco RS36 in D&H inspired paint (but privately owned lettered Southern New Engl... (more)
The El Segundo Local runs under the parking lot bridges of the abandoned Hawthorne Mall as it heads back towards Los Angeles with pulls from Chevron and one skybox delivery for Triumph Aircraft.
Deep withing the maze of industrial trackage around BNSF Tennessee Yard, RJCR 1407 sits waiting on its next call to service.
NS A66 steps across the connection between the C Line and the East End at Bremen, Georgia in August of 2003. The C Line at the time was under the control of the Alabama Division, today it's part o... (more)