Norfolk Southern SD70ACC #1800 leads train 377 across the Chattahoochee River, departing Columbus, GA, with mixed freight from Savannah and Macon bound for Birmingham. Photo by Casey Thomason. ... (more)
Running late due to an outage, manifest train 38G makes its way east through Pittsburgh, PA on the afternoon of November 15, 2020.
Southeastern Railway Museum welcomes the Marco Polo on November 14, 2020 as a historic donation from Norfolk Southern. NS 30 began it's life in 1927 as part of a six car Explorer Series built by P... (more)
The J is reborn! ET44AC #3023, specially painted in EJ&E paint, holds on the CN Calumet Spur in East Chicago, IN. In charge of pet coke that was picked up at the nearby BP plant, the train will co... (more)
Ancient Snow Fences
Ancient snow/wind fences decay beneath the Sherman Granite in the early Winter‘s light. An eastbound Z train shares a profile with “Great Pink Panther” as t... (more)
Conrail’s Cement Secondary local, WJAL-12, pulls a cut of empty hoppers from the Hercules Cement mill in Stockertown, Pennsylvania.
This picture says so much about the Southern Pacific in the end. SP 8286 still wearing it's failed merger paint, now a decade old. Just covered in grime, along with the whole set of power. Also it... (more)
Freeport-McMoRan EMD GP38 No. 49, along with three sister GP38/GP38-2 locomotives, sits amid some mining structures at the massive facility at Morenci, Arizona, on October 23, 2020. Later that mor... (more)
Union Pacific's El Segundo Local heads east from its namesake town, passing a cement plant that is not railroad served. This job's power is left unattended during off hours and the local taggers h... (more)
United States Army FM H12-44 sits idle on track 6 in the upper yard at the Rochester Genesee Valley Railroad Museum on a clear November night. Built in 1953, 1843 was most recently used in the Sen... (more)
East Broad Top Railroad 17 (2-8-2) sits by the turntable at sunset on November 2, 2019 in Orbisonia, Pennsylvania.
Open air. The renovation of Denver's Union Station was a key part of restoring vibrancy to the downtown area of Denver, Colorado known as "LoDo". Completed in 1914, it was reopened in 20... (more)
My great, great uncle Robert F. McKee, Sr., was a design engineer at Baldwin and he would give my father different Baldwin Locomotive Works builder's cards when my father would visit him in Collin... (more)
A pair of former Alaska Railroad F-units were brought into Wyoming in the mid-1980s to operate the Mountain Diesel scenic passenger train. Tom Golden photo.
Former CSX SD60M locomotives received by the Lancaster and Chester Railroad sits parked at the interchange at Chester SC waiting next run after the weekend