In the Colorado landscape's dramatic fashion, Royal Gorge Scenic train snakes along the Arkansas River and between the walls of the Royal Gorge. 1,053 feet above the train is the Royal Gorge Bridg... (more)
NS SD40 1580 still awaits its time in the paint shop for its restoration
An empty coal train rounds the loop as it returns to the Captain Mine near Cutler, Illinois to reload.
Most trains traveling east out of Alliance, NE are loaded with Powder River coal, but in the Nebraska sand hills along Nebraska Route 2, we traveled in our Chevrolet Impala station wagon alongsid... (more)
Canadian National EMD SD40 No. 5013 leads eastbound CN train 340 through Genoa, Wisconsin, on Burlington Northern’s main line along a frozen Mississippi River on February 27, 1993.
I was too young to be with my Dad on this one. Three GM&O SD40s lead an extra through Joliet, Illinois circa 1971/1972. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo.
A ballast train grinds up the grade towards Austin on a hot summer afternoon following Greenhorn Creek amid the arid Montana rolling hills. The veteran EMD on the point is still admirably earning ... (more)
A Wisconsin Central freight, powered by a pair of CSX EMD locomotives and a Southern Pacific GE AC4400CW, passes milepost 105 between Duplainville and Sussex, Wisconsin, on the afternoon of July 1... (more)
ACWR's Aberdeen job hauling east of Eagle Springs, headed to you guessed it, Aberdeen. Today's train was humongous, with a whopping 95 cars.
Step back to 2009 and the CP Russell is working east on the Mason City Sub towards Marquette. The plow is stop at West Ossian to head into the siding to meet a MDSMCX. The crew has to get the swit... (more)
PNLX (Dressed as WM #7471) rests next to the Frostburg depot and #1309 on the second day of the Trains Magazine photo charter.
Utah Railway 9006 descends Gilluly with a loaded coal train. Seeing the F45 in the head end consist was a bit rare. It spent most of it's day sandwiched in the helper set. (Tom Ellis photo).
Two Conrail SD40-2’s bring a train of empty hoppers down the Monongahela Railway’s Wana Industrial Track in Wana, West Virginia.
A Monongahela Railway train of empties with Conrail power approaches Consolidated Coal’s Blacksville #2 mine in Wana, West Virginia.
Although BN emphasized its Inside Gateway between Seattle and California, they also operated a Seattle based runthrough train to Southern Pacific's Brooklyn Yard in Portland and on to Eugene & Ca... (more)