Looking north from Washington DC’s Union Station, there is a lot to see, although all the capitol’s famous landmarks are to the south. From here, Union Station’s trackage is a jumble of turnouts,... (more)
8 trains in one drizzly scene.
Amtrak lite power heads to the yard past K Tower.
The impressive concourse of Dresden main station by night, with leaving and maneuvering trains.
There are 11 main tracks in the "Batignolles cut" between Paris Saint Lazare station and Pont Cardinet. On the picture, shot during the evening rush hour, 5 commuter trains can be seen i... (more)
6 in 1! Hard to do outside of a yard of station. In a rare instance, all 5 throat tracks of WUT are occupied, and even a WMATA Metro train is passing.
The running gear of the steam locomotive HG 4/4 # 704 of the Furka mountain railway (Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrekce, DFB) is a masterpiece of earlier engineering. Designed and built in 1923 at the Sw... (more)
Rush hour in Frankfurt, 07:02 am
Backlit under a canopy of catenary, an Amtrak Acela Express roars north through Rahway, NJ, whipping up a storm as it proceeds towards Newark, NJ, New York, NY and eventually Boston, MA by nightfa... (more)
View from the 126 meter high "Prime Tower" towards Zürich Herdern and Altstetten. In the background the new Westlink building of the SBB. Intercity 816 from Romanshorn to Berne-Brig is c... (more)
The 660 stands by on protect duty, ready to jump into action should the need arise.
The RAe TEE II (TRANS EUROP EXPRESS) # 1053, built in 1961 by SIG Neuhausen and MFO Oerlikon, is entering Zürich main station from Berne and Olten, on the patronage trip to Rorschach.
Very special switches: 1000mm and 1435mm gauge seen from the steam train from Noyelles sur Mer toward Saint Valery Quai