Five engines are lined up, waiting to take coal at the Bloemfontein coal dock.
15E class 2878 leaves a steamy trail on a subfreezing morning, on the line between Bloemfontein and Bethlehem.
Two pairs of QJ's meet at Jing Peng Station, with Jing Peng City glinting in the background. The arriving set will take water, then begin the climb to Jing Peng Pass, while the other pair heads w... (more)
With all the great QJ shots from Iowa, I thought I would reach back for one of my very first shots of a QJ, taken early on a freezing cold morning. 6996 is waiting at the summit of Jing Peng Pass... (more)
Mitch posted a shot of a QJ driver being worked on from the outside, John West posted a shot of a QJ driver being worked on from above, so here's one from the inside (the worker, that is)!
At one time the Durand Union Station served six different Grand Trunk lines plus the Ann Arbor Railroad. Today it's an Amtrak stop on the Chicago to Port Huron Line and a museum.
The sun is just about down as GTW 4916 crosses Smith Road, SE of Gaines on the Detroit Division.
EBT No. 17 charges up the hill towards the Enyart Rd. crossing, with a company service box car and a string of hoppers and a combine, in this scene that could have been taken in 1954!
EBT No. 17 heads north out of Orbisonia, with a company service box car followed by a string of hoppers, in this scene that could have been taken in 1954!
WMSR 73 catches the late afternoon sun as it swings around Helmstetter's Curve. The cross visible in the background is located in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Ex Grand Trunk Western 6325 emerges from the corn fields, just east of the Morgan Run shops, on a misty morning.
G&Q No. 53 is stopped at the Alausi station. Thirsty travelers usually make a beeline for the store across the street, before continuing on the long journey to Rio Bamba. No dining car service o... (more)
The maximum grade on the G&Q is 5.5%. The station platform is level, so you can see how steep the track is! No. 53 was built in 1953 by Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton.
A pair of QJ's charge past the Hadashan distant signal on their climb to the Jing Peng Pass.