Part of a 100-unit order, three new Egyptian National Railway ES30ACi's pass the 2.25 milepost along GE's test track in Erie, PA.
Posing for her portrait like a prom queen, Deseret Power Ry. #DPR-4 is just out of the shop with new paint and a new name. #4 was the first of the railroad’s 4 active locomotives to get the new pa... (more)
A Dinosaur Among Progress. SCAX 857, the lone un-rebuilt F59PH on Metrolink's locomotive roster, is still earning it's keep as it's dynamic brakes wine while slowing Metrolink 117 for it's ... (more)
An Arizona Eastern road train led by five DASH-8s dodges a cloudburst and makes its way westwards on Union Pacific metals across the semi-flooded lake bed between Lordsburg and Steins.
UP Varnish Flies at Gaviota It certainly feels like a fall day along the California coast this afternoon as the gloomy sky helps the passage of this seven-car, Union Pacific business car sp... (more)
Fall colors are nearing peak along the James River as an oddball move makes its way east through "Lyle".
Along with the steam trip, the high bridge train, and the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway, the RDCs were also running to Jim Thorpe
Welcome back to California Big Boy 4014! UP 4014's articulation can be easily seen as she heads around one of the many curves in San Timoteo Canyon. Running under her own power, 4014 takes on this... (more)
celebration of the 120th anniversary of the Trans-Siberian railway of Italy Sulmona-Roccaraso
Arrival in the Hollister yard, at one time the track went as far as Tres Pinos
Ed Dickens - All Smiles. Union Pacific's famed senior manager of the railroad's heritage operations, Ed Dickens, is all smiles this evening after successfully bringing UP 4014 over Cajon Pa... (more)
The high bridge train passes through Nesquehoning with a matching set of GP38-2s
During every Fall, wash trains are run throughout the commuter rail system to keep the tracks clear of residue. A high pressure jet of water is sprayed onto the railhead to clear leaf residue away... (more)
A switcher working the Departure Yard shoves a string of autoracks with the latest Ford pickups and cars.
C&NW Dash 9 No. 8638 leads SP and Rio Grande power on a westbound SP grain train at Yuba Gap. Lots of ties have been replaced recently in this part of the Donner line.