The daily train makes its first northbound run just after dawn as it deadheads up to Rockside depot. The train has just cleared yard limits and the MLW Alco gives off the familiar puff of exhaust ... (more)
Alco FPA-4 #6776 sits at the Grand Canyon Station at the South Rim welcoming visitors as they step off the train after a 2 hour train ride. The engine was moved to this location in 2016.
The end of the Napa Valley line is at the Restored Southern Pacific Station in Saint Helena. Passengers onboard the Napa Valley Wine Train watch as the power runs around the train for the return t... (more)
CVSR 800 aka B&O 800 blasting past Jaite Ohio to clear room for NKP 765.
Engines No. 6776 and B-Unit No. 6871 are FPA-4 built by MLW (Montreal Locomotive Works) in 1959. They are seen here on a storage track in Williams and in need of some paint.
Alco-designed cab units New York & Lake Erie FPA-4 #6764 & FPA-2 #6758 rest with their passenger train at the depot on the former Erie Lackawanna right-of-way in Gowanda, NY. For more pics & video... (more)
FPA-4 6764 and RS18 3115 are in charge of this westbound with only a hint of VIA in the consist. The paint's looking a little ratty, but the machinery inside is well maintained by CN shop forces,... (more)
The other side of the Night Photo session last night was not light up, so I took the opportunity to capture it! Here the CN FPA-4 at the other end of Barber Station!
Westbound VIA No. 81 passes through Bayview Junction on May 31, 1980, led by FPA-4 No. 6769.
Eastbound VIA No. 72 brakes as it approaches Bayview Junction on May 31, 1980, led by FPA-4 No. 6774.
Rain is sprinkling down as NY&LE FPA-4 6764 sleeps.
VIA 15 very late around noon hour on the Nicolet river bridge.
Canadian National's westbound Ocean Limited arrives Moncton with eleven cars behind MLW-built FPA-4 6768 and FPB-2 6858. After completing a crew change and its station work, the train will depart... (more)
VIA 15 with the old timer ahead and the new F40 behind,during that period,I heard a few times the enginemen complaining about having the old cab ahead in such situation.
VIA 20 passing the old station at a good clip.