I really dislike graffiti on railroad equipment, and don’t make a point of specially-recording any of it in a photograph. But once in a blue moon a car will go by that catches my attention. On Feb... (more)
ICG EMD SD20 2008 and GM&O SD40 902 at Homewood, Illinois.
The gray gloomy sky's really set the scene for this image. All but four of NJ Transit's ALP-44O, E, and M electric locomotives are seen here on the Lackawanna Cutoff in Port Morris awaiting their ... (more)
Local villagers on the selfmade removable railmotorcar go to the forest on a picnic in honor of the first may holiday. Such selfmade removable railcars call "Pionerka" in Russia and ex USSR countr... (more)
The Rotary train passes the photo charter participants.
"Nesquehoning Derailment"The Reading & Northern North Reading Fast Freight derailed while passing thru the town of Nesquehonning this evening on the way to Pittston.. Numerous cars... (more)
"Remains of the L&I SW"
The remains of Louisville & Indiana Railroad SW1200 #9321 sit in a pile at Gershow Recycling in Brooklyn as a Canarsie bound "L" train passes ab... (more)
No, he is not a hobo, nor is he a railroader. He is a security agent in charge of avoiding theft on trains. I was told that the railroad got 30 tarps stolen from freight cars on one train some tim... (more)
Chief Engineer John Lopez, nicknamed "Yoyo" is at the helm of FCCA 1026 that is about to exit the Tunnel #3, formerly called La Esperanza Tunnel. It is located between San Bartolome and Puente Car... (more)
The ghost trains of Istvántelek Yard
Abandoned Istvántelek Train Yard (Istvántelki főműhely), otherwise known as the “Red Star Train Graveyard,” occupies a vast area of land outside B... (more)
A first look at Viewliner II Sleeper "Rapidan River" shows off a fresh new interior color palette and furnishings. New trains aren't something that happen too often, and these represent ... (more)
While shunting cars at the Galera summit yard (4781 m / 15686 ft), the engines often need to pull into the summit tunnel, which quickly fills with the exhaust fumes, abundant at such a high altitu... (more)
"Remains of the Original IRT"
A northbound/ uptown local 1 train passes the old tunnel-way where the Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line & the now 42nd Street Shuttle tracks connected. Normal "th... (more)