A four-pack of SD40s ramrod a 109 car Ore Extra up the grade past MG Interlocking in the summer of '95.
A thunderstorm creates a doomsday mood south of Aguilar. A BN coal train rolls south towards Trinidad. Lynn siding is visible with a northbound train waiting.
Former Southern 2351 is making up a TOFC train at Pomona Yard.
Nevada Consolidated Copper Co #93 has left the East Ely yard and moved out onto the spur to downtown Ely. A boiler blowdown is in progress as a brakeman climbs down out of the cab. From the 2009 N... (more)
Three Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2 Tunnel Motors push on a westbound Southern Pacific taconite ore train at Kyune, Utah, climbing the eastern grade of Soldier Summit. Passing the helpers is lone Utah Ra... (more)
Shoving hard on the tail-end CR 6341 and SD45-2 6655 are knuckled onto a CR bay-window caboose, westbound up Horseshoe Curve.
A long, hot day on the Sierra Railroad begins before sunrise in Oakdale.
Southern Railway GE B30-7A1 3500-3521. Externally, the B30-7A1s resemble the B23-7 model; only their 3500-series numbers are a spotting feature.
The Benicia Martinez railroad bridge is 5620 Feet (1713 m) long.
In the background the Hughes Golmar Explorer is anchored in the Suisan Bay.
The Conductor (or the Assistant Conductor?) on Amtrak train 19, the southbound Crescent (running 1 hour 15 minutes behind schedule), has lined the hand-operated switch into the station and ... (more)
To make the 2000-foot climb in elevation from Denver to Palmer Lake, Colorado made the Joint Line a helper district for heavy trains. Seen here is the rear of a Railroad: Burlington Northern RailroadLocomotive: EMD SD40-2Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado, USALocomotive #: BN 7280Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: March 24, 1983
The hogger on NSW 76 is looking back for a signal from the switch crew. This engine was formerly Grand Trunk Western 8376 which NSW acquired as scrap in the 1959-60 timeframe. When the engine was ... (more)