The A&W crew go about switching the last customer on the original line east of Sanford - a very busy scrap dealer. The business has spurs in opposing directions on either side of a steep dip in th... (more)
Rivals Square Off...
The newest ACS-64 and a veteran AEM-7 appear to be in a face-off just east of North Elizabeth station . A two-car test train heads east toward Lane interlocking o... (more)
Equipment move on the Northeast Corridor with a trio of PL42ACs.
Everybody Needs at Least One
Every self respecting railroad photographer needs at least one decent shot at Sullivan's Curve. Whether you love Cajon or hate it no railfan can den... (more)
After picking up two freight cars left by Norfolk Southern, a crew member preps recently rebuilt 2-10-0 #90 for the trip back to the yard. In the background, a new Amtrak "Cities Sprinter" flies ... (more)
Slot train racing at Linden, NJ!
An Amtrak train led an ACS-64 #640 runs on the express track ducking the surviving PRR signals while passing a local NJT train making an approach t... (more)
They birds didn't go far enough south... Okay, I know that raven don't migrate, but it adds to the photo! Anyways, a 2x2 Logistic Park Chicago stack train battles up the grade towards the 7... (more)
Action on both sides of the Hudson River as a passenger train speeds south at about 50 mph with an autorack train heading north at 40 mph towards Selkirk Yard in the background. Normally the sil... (more)
On October 17, 2015 an intense thunderstorm moved through Northern AZ. The lightning had been intense that afternoon, but as the train approached the activity somewhat stopped. As I began snappi... (more)
Two Union Pacific trains, an Eastbound loaded coal train and a Westbound passenger train meet at high speed on a sweltering hot day along the Triple Track Mainline just outside Maxwell, Nebraska n... (more)
Trains meet in the Thompson River Canyon A westbound Canadian Pacific coal train approaches Seddall west of Spences Bridge, British Columbia, on Canadian National trackage while on the ... (more)
162's crew can see their own EOT as they are just long enough to pass over each other at High Fill in the Old Fort loops. While not totally rare, trains have to be at least 100 cars to make this ... (more)
Featuring a friendly wave from the crew, here we see Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief as it traverses Canyoncito, NM on a beautifully crisp early Autumn afternoon.
Amtrak regional 85(15) crosses the Susquehanna River in the late afternoon as a barge heads back to the Lafarge materials quarry for reloading.
Huge waves of the high tide are thundering against the "new" (refurbished) seawall in Dawlish, when two HST as trains 1A92 Plymouth-London Paddington and 1C86 London Paddington-Penzance ... (more)