A lucky break in the clouds catches the K1 on Glenfinnan viaduct in the last week of the Jacobite Steam Train season.
Downhill freight patiently waits 'in the hole' at Gala as a westbound charges past uphill. Both trains are headed by the standard configuration of a brace of QJs.
A crewmember cleans out ash from the locomotive's firebox.
A pair of QJ's, climbing toward Jing Peng Pass, are silhouetted against the twilight as they cross the curving viaduct at Si Ming Yi.
Heading for Railfair, 4449 struts her stuff on the climb to Grass Lake.
The SuiLing forestry line is one of two remaining ng. logging lines known to exist in China. This winter (2006-7) will probably be the last season that either line operates. Both lines are diesel... (more)
The 488 has helped a long freight up the hill from Antonito, and now waits to drift down the 4 percent to Chama.
The Pride of the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society
Crossing the Tarwin river with a Steamrail excursion train
Night Shift at Barrow Hill, train crew preparing locomotives
Nevada Northern #93 operating on Heber Valley Railroad line for the Salt Lake Winter Olympics.
Doubleheader at sunset heads east over the pass.
"So we'll go no more to SiMingYi". 2 years ago it was hard to imagine the viaduct at SiMingYi without the endless parade of QJ's lugging their 2300 tonne trains up the 1.2% grade. Steam is gone f... (more)
An everyday scene at Jingpeng Pass, soon to be lost forever as the diesels make their inevitable march forward.