With pantographs reaching high, a pair of Penn Central E44s hum through Earnest Yard in Norristown, PA, with an eastbound freight on the Trenton Cut-Off.
CR 7726 leads the UT-41 north past the crossing in Stittville, NY, as a young railfan looks on.
In the early years of the BN merger, Wenatchee, WA was a healthy source of originating traffic requiring both branchline and mainline locals. It's GN history lived into the mid-70s with some GN pa... (more)
CR 2528 leads the WVUT-52 south across Genesee Street on their way to Sangerfield, NY. The New Hartford Depot can be seen behind the Hess gas station sign.
BN SD9 6103 and SD7 6013, both still in Big Sky Blue, couple to a former NP caboose wearing NP's final caboose colors which was close to BN's caboose scheme. During this time it was common to see ... (more)
Conrail 8039, with the old Penn Central paint clearly showing through, leads the WVUT-52 across the Main Street Crossing in Clayville, NY.
Burlington Northern NW2 451 switching at Grand Forks, ND August 1970. The 451 was built in March 1939 as Great Northern 5303 and was renumbered to GN 103 in 1943. This NW2 was retired in April 198... (more)
WP 258 at Oroville, CA 1950. Unkown photographer from my collection.
Burlington Northern NW5 988 resting at Hillyard in October 1970. The 988 was built as GN 188 in December 1946 and was retired in April 1982. The NW5 was an unpopular model and only 13 were built w... (more)
Northern Pacific RS3 858 leads another RS3 and two RS11s at Bridge Yard in downtown Duluth July 1965. Tom Smart Photo from my Collection.
A pair of Conrail E44 electrics hum through Iselin, NJ, as they approach Metropark station with a northbound TrailVan piggyback train.
The Shasta Daylight is burning up the Cal P near Elmira on a hot summer day in 1956. This image was taken by the late John E. Shaw, Jr.
Southern Pacific FP7 6453 lead the Coast Daylight south near San Francisco, passing a commuter train heading into the city.
R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
An F9 ABBA helper set will assist a freight on its climb to Marias Pass.