A duo of A&M Alco C420’s slowly wade through the water that is covering their trackage in Van Buren after heavy rains hit the area. The job had just got done serving a few industries near town and... (more)
Putting #2 away - Part 2: The transfer table. For many decades, the Cog Railway's steam locomotives have resided in the row of stalls you see to the left, behind the locomotive. They are ... (more)
A 27 unit BNSF power move from Alliance is rolling just east of Sterling, NE on the St. Joseph Sub. The train is DP'ed 2x1 moving 24 Dash9's which are to be returned to service at Topeka Shop. Tha... (more)
As a Southern Pacific West Colton to Taylor "Hauler" (led by SP GP38-2 4800) blocks a Los Angeles County Fire Department engine that is rushing to a call in Code 3 (lights and siren), but all the ... (more)
Back in 1989, a converted road vehicle leaves Tismana , towards Apa Neagra, with a group of forestry workers heading for their work place.
Putting #2 away - Part 1. The process of putting one of the Cog Railway's steam engines away in the shop building is one that most rail enthusiasts never see. For one thing, it's just not... (more)
When it's ok that someone steps in front of your shot! On the very dark morning of October 20, 2016, CSXT 874 leads a stack train through the Utica Amtrak Station. The man in the foreground is a r... (more)
It may look like a scene from an action movie, but in reality the Garfield police escort is getting into position to lead M&E 20 down the middle of Monroe Street. It's the last day of operation o... (more)
D&SNG 1202 enroute from South Carolina to Durango Co.
The Strasburg shop crew must have been asked "how's it going?" one too many times, judging by the message written in chalk on the boiler. The 475 first ran on the Strasburg on November ... (more)
Mt. Washington Cog Railway Track Maintenance Car. Just how difficult could it be to maintain a railway that is all of 3.1 miles long? Well, if the railway is built entirely on wooden tres... (more)
these human-powered "sleds" are a common sight on Phillipine railways.
In November 1984, UP Big Boy 4012 was relocated from Bellows Falls, VT to Steamtown in Scranton, PA. The photographers in the foreground of this picture were standing on the D&H Penn Division brid... (more)
During a trip with a nostagia train we met this freight train