25th Anniversary unit BNSF 6078 is the trailing DPU on a westbound empty coal train.
BNSF train 196 traces the Missouri River through Lombard Canyon as it approaches Lombard, Montana, on August 9, 1996. Three EMD locomotives power the eastbound train—a pair of SD40-2s and a GP50... (more)
SP 4449 has another run of the Holiday Express well in hand as engineer Pat Tracy slowly brings the six-car train to a stop before changing directions. In the foreground, a pile of leafs has begun... (more)
A pack of Union Railroad MP15’s and SW1500’sarrive at the Bessemer & Lake Erie interchange at North Bessemer, Pennsylvania.
Shortly after being repainted to match the train, CSXT 1 & 2 make their first Central Florida appearance.
Shortly after its public unveiling followed by a few business car specials, UP 4141 the George H. W. Bush tribute locomotive was put into freight service between Fort Worth and Houston. In this p... (more)
Shortly after its public unveiling, UP 4141 the George H. W. Bush tribute locomotive is on display in College Station, TX across from Texas A&M University's Kyle Field.
PRLX 24 crosses the diamond while performing a switch move at TraPac.
On the first official day of winter, also the shortest day of the year, The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago is seen here doing the morning tradition of shoving their emp... (more)
The Beer Railroad: Digging through old photos, it seems that in my youth, I spent lots of time at the "Manny", which was owned by the Anheuser-Busch brewery in South St. Louis. MRS was a ne... (more)
The most beautiful train in the world... the Daylight.
The Modern Day Baldwin Factory. Recently the centerpiece of the SMS Lines employee Christmas Party at the Logan Township, facility, SLRS 304 Baldwin S12 (née-MGA 415, 7/1953) made an appea... (more)
Phase III Spotlight: A sliver of morning sun creates a spotlight effect on the special Trainsim World Amtrak Phase III 50th Anniversary-wrapped ACS-64 leading the Carolinian into th... (more)
Skyline View: The 2021 edition of the Tri-State Railway Historical Society's Santa Train, decked out in Christmas decorations, sits in front of the skyline at Hoboken Terminal waiting to d... (more)
Respondek power sits behind the casino in East St. Louis.