Passengers and pigs disembark from a Shibanxi bound train.
3:36 pm - A glass of champagne? In a locomotive cab! Well... after all, we are in a station called "Champagne-Ardennes", in the subburb of Reims, France. And there is a damn good reason to celebra... (more)
The view out the front of a moving CDOT cab control car passing through the brick lined tunnels under New Haven, CT. Canon EOS 20D, Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye
03:17pm - Now the world speed record trainset sits quietly during celebration ceremonies, press conference, interviews, champagne drinking...
Wheels slipping. Although the day was rainy and sand boxes were empty, ALL personnel made efforts to move the train. Unfortunately they didn´t make it.
Black '5' 4-6-0 No 45496 takes water at Helmsdale before detaching the old Highland Railway TPO (travelling post office) from the morning Inverness to Wick/Thurso train.
The sole motive power unit pauses while the contents of its train are discharged at a small coal mine near Houba. Many enthusiasts flocked to the nearby Baotou-Shiguai branch for the JS-hauled tra... (more)
Former Union Pacific 2-8-0 No. 618 cuts through the early morning fog on the outskirts of Heber City, Utah.
On a bitterly cold day, a hoar frost coated spider's web clings to a freight wagon in the shed yard at Blythe Bridge, Foxfield Railway, UK.
Sun in the eyes at dusk makes for a difficult WB departure past the imposing tower at the main station in Frankfurt.
Former Reading Railroad siding now disconnected and treed in. Probably last used in the early 1970's serving a lumber yard.
Starry, starry night. You say you'd like to see some diesels and perhaps fewer star tr... (more)
Sunset at Sandcut
The classic brick-lined tunnel (former NP) under Westminster on Main Track 2. Hard to imagine, but until the early 1980s this was double-tracked!
As part of a press visit to see first hand the refurbishment of the iconic Forth Bridge, we were allowed to ascend to a worksite on top of the bridge. A Class 66 on coal passes a Fife Circle train... (more)