Southern inherited a line from Columbus, GA to Montgomery when they took over Central of Georgia, but the handwriting was on the wall. By the time of this photo, traffic was shrinking as Family L... (more)
A switch crew works the little Southern yard just south of the heart of downtown Augusta. Used mostly for piggyback by the time of the photo, the yard was a relic left over from the days when rai... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s Paradise local cruises along the Clark Fork at Quinns, Montana, on September 13, 2011. MRL EMD GP9 Nos. 113 and 127 power the eastbound local headed to St. Regis on the railroa... (more)
An eastbound BNSF double grain empty curves through the flocked evergreens during a Montana snowstorm between Heron and Noxon on February 6, 2021. It’s snowing hard enough that you can’t read the ... (more)
A former St. Louis & San Francisco (Frisco) bay-window caboose is assigned to Burlington Northern’s local out of Kelly Lake, Minnesota, on October 19, 1985. Frisco was merged into BN on November 2... (more)
Sprinkles Off A Cake. It's a hot, humid morning in Chatsworth, California as Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight, Train No. 14, tackles the grades of Santa Susana Pass less than an hour int... (more)
BC Rail 4611 leads a northbound extra train just north of Squamish, British Columbia.
Dover & Delaware River RP1 heads east through at Lake Hopatcong enroute to Denville.
The grade from Garfield the interchange with the Union Pacific, back to the Kennecott Smelter is a steep windy thing. L was pretty happy to catch a four unit set. A GP9 1590 has been added to the ... (more)
A nice variety of power is on display as HA1 swaps power at Dover.
HA1 drops off power for DO1 at Dover.
HA1 blasts off from Clayton with their train of interchange traffic bound for Harrington.
The DCR backs against their inbound train off NS with a GP38-2 and a couple switchers.
With sanders on, HA1 heads through Wyoming on their way back to Harrington.
When the Lehigh Valley bought C628’s from Alco in 1965, they were delivered in a striking white, black and red paint scheme and were dubbed “snowbirds” by the local fans. Variants of the snowbird ... (more)