When I go back many years and look at a slide that's unmarked, like this one, I may or may not recall anything about it. This one is an exception. We were traveling from Gillette, Wyoming to Crawf... (more)
Morning Meet at Mountainair: Santa Fe 949 East and Santa Fe 948 West meet along the Clovis Sub on April 4, 1998.
At Cumbre summit, a loaded sulfuric acid train that has just climbed from the Pacific Coast port of Mejillones waits in the siding while an empty one coming from Calama is approaching.
Here we see coal empties from the UP and BNSF sandwiching a KCT Mill Street Yard to KCS Knoche Yard Transfer at The Incline.
The coal empties on BNSF Train E KCLBAM0 124A are climbing north up ... (more)
PC power Potomac yard
After having completed NS employee excursions out east, NKP 765 winds its way through the Burgh' as it heads to Conway Yard.
A special move of a transformer in a siding as the "Albany Hauler" passes. The power for the Hauler was RFRX 4202 4201. The hills in the background are the Coastal Range. We are in th... (more)
Nearly 170 feet below, an NS empty hopper train crosses the low bridge at Copper Creek. This was photographed from the cab of UP 3985, which was disguised as "Clinchfield 676" for the 50... (more)
A westbound Rock Island suburban commuter train is arriving Joliet Union Station as a westbound F unit led Santa Fe freight train waits for it's turn through the interlocking
At the west end of the Field siding, a westbound manifest waits for departure while the eastbound Rocky Mountaineer has just entered the siding.
We're stopped in Lake George Marsh behind a Sprint train as a detouring BN#4 just out of Portage heads for Chicago. The reflection in the upper portion of the photo is from the rear cab door windo... (more)
UP 7366 leads L091 west as it out runs the sunrise, and passes an eastbound oil train.
Perfect timing: A rolling meet at Hauser Junction, Idaho as an eastbound stack train coming over the crest of the hill meets a westbound manifest on its way towards Spokane.
SP 7345 East is slowing down in preparation to have the helper set, led by SP 9019, cut in to their train and assist them up the hill to the summit on Banning Pass.
On a stormy evening in Utah County, a Southern Pacific Arco, Colorado to Moapa, Nevada coal train passes a Minntac, Minnesota to Geneva, Utah iron ore train at Ironton on Aug. 17, 1996.