After finishing their switching, train O751 is nearly ready to go as they finish doubling their train out of Palm Center.
Wig wags on the FRVR A Fox River Valley Railroad freight, led by Chicago & North Western SD40-2 No. 6852 and Soo Line SD40 No. 741, heads northbound passing the wig wags guarding the Co... (more)
The Monticello Local smashes through a three foot snow bank while passing by the one of the last remaining sets of Griswold signals in Minnesota. A late spring snow storm dumped upwards of 16 inc... (more)
Rochester Southern train BL-1 rounds the curve at the Sheffer road grade crossing just north of Scottsville, NY. The lead unit is BPRR 626, an ex Norfolk and Western GP9.
Resting on a sunny Saturday afternoon, FEC 436 sits on the Motiva lead in Port Everglades. This was an unexpected find because there were three other Geeps tied down in the Ft. Lauderdale Yard pro... (more)
A veteran Alco S6 is working this mornings switching duties on Genesse Valley Transportation in Batavia NY. It is seen here crossing over the only grade crossing with crossing gates on the system... (more)
The Final Day
When photographed on February 25, 2019, I had no idea that it would be the last day of service for this magnetic flagman grade crossing signal in downtown Anaheim, Californ... (more)
An eastbound BNSF Railway intermodal train bisects the intersection of Rosecrans and Marquardt in Santa Fe Springs, California. This is a busy grade crossing, as in the short time I was there on ... (more)
A Trinity Railway Express westbound to Fort Worth has just departed the Bell Station is crossing Precinct Line Road, where the grade crossing was built with two tracks, but the line is currently s... (more)
History in the Making :
For the first time in known history, a high and wide transformer load graced the rails of the former Central of Georgia's Statesboro branch. The line has only recently s... (more)
With its characteristic emulation of the sound of a Boeing 737 at takeoff, the 425 nears the top of the grade out of Tamaqua, hammering the 140-pound jointed rails of the old Reading Railroad.
As the empty salt train approaches Retsof Road, the conductor climbs down the flag the crossing while a signal maintainer watches the train. The crossing protection was out of service while a tie ... (more)
Traffic is stopped at the U S. Route 42 crossing between Lebanon and Hageman as the CRC/C&O GP7 5704 leads an LM&M Railroad Lebanon Applefest Excursion south on the former CL&N.
Huron and Eastern 702 is crossing over the Saginaw River as they toward Durand with five engines.
Twice per day, the magnetic flagman manufactured by Griswold wigs and wags back and forth for the passing of Amtrak's Southwest Chief. This grade crossing signal is the last of its kind al... (more)