A trainload of ore from Ishpeming, Michigan is working its way through the yard at Escanaba. The green cab on the lead C628 makes it a more attractive unit than its sisters.
Arriving at Escanaba, Michigan, three Chicago & North Western C628’s have a trainload of iron ore from Ishpeming. Here the ore will be transloaded to an ore boat on Lake Michigan.
During the 1981 Cass Railfan Weekend, Shays 4 and 3 execute a runby. I believe that this was on the tail of the upper switchback, near Whittaker Station.
A few weeks ago, Mitch Goldman posted a photo of the restored Baltimore & Ohio station in Oakland, Maryland. Coincidentally,... (more)
Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny job reaches its “interchange” with the B&LE main line at Queen Junction, Pennsylvania. The four-track yard indicates the large amount of coal that this 20 ... (more)
In the last light of an October day, Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny job approaches he small community of Troutman, Pennsylvania. The two F7’s are now on the Reading & Northern roster, aw... (more)
When a train led by a GP30 went through Walong, we had high hopes of getting a train passing under itse... (more)
A westbound Santa Fe manifest, powered by a half-dozen GP30’s and GP35’s, passes over the track that it will soon occupy after it navigates the Tehachapi Loop.
With five SD’s in charge, a forty car eastbound Santa Fe TOFC train negotiates the Tehachapi Loop at Walong.
Arkansas & Missouri’s Fort Smith turn passes a shut-downT6 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. A replacement T6 is tucked behind the three C420’s on the turn. Number 14 will return to Springdale for servicin... (more)
The power from Arkansas & Missouri’s Fort Smith turn makes some smoke while breaking apart its train in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Amtrak ACS-64 class unit 600, named for former Amtrak president David L Gunn, leads Keystone Service train 660 through the fog at Kinzers, Pennsylvania.
Arkansas & Missouri T6 14 stands in the yard at Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Arkansas & Missouri’s Fort Smith Turn arrives in its destination town of Fort Smith, Arkansas after crossing the Arkansas River, which can be seen to the right. Also to the right are the poletop t... (more)
A southbound Amtrak train speeds through Bowie, Maryland. Bowie Tower can be seen in the extreme right distance.