Difficult to rerail a hi-rail truck in the absence of a level crossing! The job was done with the help of several men and some stones.
In 1985 the SOO purchased what was left of the old Milwaukee Road then in 1990 the CP took control of everything SOO/MILW.. 1997 the CP sold the south portion of the SOO/MILW to the Washington Cor... (more)
Using an overhead crane, workers at Burnham Shops set down SP GP60 No. 9743 on steel horses. The EMD is getting a pair of newly rebuilt trucks.
Mojave Northern's new Knoxville Locomotive built SE32C leads the afternoon mine train along Quarry Road.
Possibly the shortest intermodal train I’ve ever seen (just 12 platforms!) passes under the old Pennsylvania Railroad position light signals in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania, on September 21, 2019. Nor... (more)
The brakeman stands on the back of Western Pacific 3013 as he talks to the engineer on the radio how many cars to a hook. After picking up a string of cars and and backing on to their train, the ... (more)
The eastbound Canadian climbs the Kicking Horse Pass grade in between the Spiral Tunnels as it passes under Hwy 1. The Laurentide Park brings up the rear of the 11 car summer time consist of 1976.
As seen from NJ Transit GP40PH-2 #4108, ALP-45 #4519 has been wrapped with an Erie-Lackawanna heritage scheme as part of NJT's 40th Anniversary celebration. The chosen scheme was used on EL's E8's... (more)
Freight train Pn 62140 from Brno to Ceske Budejovice, headed by the locomotive CD 230 061-4 passes through the section where the powerful plow PLASSER & THEURER SSP 110 SW.1 modifies the gravel be... (more)
On the last day of the September 2019 Coast Starlight detours, Amtrak 14 works upgrade into Soledad Canyon as it leads its train through the 332-foot long bore of Tunnel No. 19 and through a priva... (more)
Four Monongahela Super 7-23B’s lead a northbound train of coal from Consolidated Coal Company’s Blacksville Number 2 mine cross the trestle at Buzz, Pennsylvania.
Greenville Me-Farnham Central Maine & Quebec 9022 West, catches the golden rays of the setting sun at Brigham.
Honorable mention at NJ Transit's "Family Day" event goes to CNJ 1524. This unit was brought in from the URHS storage facility in Boonton to be displayed among the three new heritage un... (more)
Returning to West Colton, the Big Boy and its two diesel helpers head upgrade into Victorville as they parallel Route 66.
Ed Dickens, senior manager - Union Pacific Heritage Operations, ready to run Big Boy 4014 into the Cajon Pass on an excursion trip to Barstow, California on October 12, 2019, to benefit the RailG... (more)