The Norfolk & Western 611's home railroad, the N&W was host to a very unique kind of signal known as the Color Position Light signal. They were the mainstay of home-N&W territories for many years,... (more)
Casting a reflection in a station window, Canadian Pacific’s Royal Canadian Pacific luxury tour train pauses for a new engine crew next to the depot at Field, British Columbia, on September 20, 20... (more)
At the Union Pacific’s locomotive shop in South Morrill, Nebraska, a bad order traction motor is being changed out on Union Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 6300 on September 14, 2017. An overhead crane is... (more)
A bad order traction motor has been changed out on Union Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 6300 at the railroad’s locomotive shop in South Morrill, Nebraska, on September 14, 2017. The men use an overhead c... (more)
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, received over two feet of snow over the previous three days before a frigid Arctic high settled in over the region. The. next day on January 27, 1996, Wisconsin Central tra... (more)
MRL's day gas heads east towards Missoula with the standard train in tow.
One of the things I always enjoyed about working the CN “south line” east of Winnipeg as opposed to the north is the nice M300 series manifest freights and the variety of power and freight they fr... (more)
Manifest 344 spews a mixture of exhaust and steam into the bitterly cold -40 celsius January air. Pictured here running along Hwy 71 and the recently removed from service line wire that used to ho... (more)
Q157 races north on June 13th.
Santa Fe’s CF&I local passes the Union Depot in Pueblo, Colorado. Today’s train has twelve cars for the Colorado Fuel & Iron plant just south of this location.
Twilight Freight: After most of the heavy commuter train traffic died down, CSO-02 makes it way through Berlin, CT in the Late evening light.
Southern 4501 is being serviced in Richlands Va.
Glinting in the evening light, a northbound KCS train rolls by Wolf Creek in Benton County, AR on a warm June 13, 2021.
Milwaukee Road observation car Cedar Rapids and a Milwaukee RoadSuper Dome return to the Twin Cities on the rear of Amtrak's Empire Builder. Owned by the 261 group, the cars were part of a weeke... (more)