Lehigh Valley Alco PA-1 604 leads the New York City to Coxton, PA the daily passenger train "The John Wilkes" at Bethlehem, PA on July 05, 1950. The John Wilkes lasted until Februar... (more)
Santa Fe could always put on a show on their Chicago mainline to Kansas City and California. Here a quartet of Superfleet power led by ATSF GP60M 142 leads a quartet of Yellow/blue power on a west... (more)
ATSF 127 leads a westbound freight thru Kansas City in March of 1996.
I had just completed the southbound excursion behind N&W's 1218 to Chattanooga from Lexington Kentucky. Soon the 1218 will be removed for preparation for the northbound run back the next day. Two ... (more)
An optical illusion makes it appear as though the Union Pacific oil train is running up an extra steep grade at Rocky, Colorado.
Built in October of 1941, this WWII vet is a JLB Type 2 18 ton switcher; gasoline fueled and made 150 horsepower.
Former Amtrak F40PHR #231 at Nevada State Railroad Museum's locomotive shop in Boulder City, NV undergoing preparations for stripping the old red and orange paint scheme. A model painted up by the... (more)
CSXT 1850, the L&N heritage unit, leads empty grain train CSX G820 westbound along the Buckingham branch through the small town of Gordonsville, Virginia.
The Trans Canada Highway and CPKC's Heron Bay Subdivision are in close proximity at the Steel River along the north shore of Lake Superior. CP 2nd 106, a reprofiled vehicle train ex North Bend, BC... (more)
The BNSF YWAT2041 is seen from the Redondo Beach Metro station. The insane amount of wires are contributions of both Metro catenary and a number of high-tension power lines.
The Southern heritage unit has just come to a stop in Roanoke’s South Yard with a loaded coal train.
CSXT 1850, the L&N Heritage Unit, slowly leads empty grain train CSX G820 westbound along the Buckingham Branch through the Gordonsville, as the train passes the old G Cabin.
Back when there seemed to be nothing but SD40-2s this consist is a little different but the real story is the first cut of cars. Livestock on the hoof. Probably one of the last such movements. ... (more)
After my arrival I was thrilled to be living near famous Cajon Pass. This WB mixed freight is one of the first of many pictures or fine railfanning day, even with a ubiquitous -2.
Take The Siding. Pulling into the siding at Girard & 63, SEPTA PCC-III 2324 is practicing different scenarios that may occur in service. On Saturday, February 10, 2024, a Southeastern Penns... (more)