New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad FL9 2019 with a passenger excursion at the Streamliners Event in Spencer, North Carolina in May 2014.
A crew member rides the rear of an old caboose past the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #663 at Streamliners in Spencer, North Carolina
The Lackawanna Railroad A-B-A set of F units was the first ting I saw when I pulled into the Streamliners at Spencer even back in 2014. I couldn't park the car and get my gear out quick enough.more)
Matched Set: Few things can beat a matched A-B-A set of cab units. It's a shame so few complete sets are still around these days.
In May 2014, the North Carolina Transportation Museum hosted a Streamliners Festival where E units and F units (and streamliners from other builders) all congreated at the museum in Spencer. The W... (more)
In May 2014, the North Carolina Transportation Museum hosted a Streamliners Festival where E units and F units (and streamliners from other builders) all congreated at the museum in Spencer.
The ever present helicopter circling the North Carolina Transportation Museum with select photographers like the kid who shelled out 50 dollars a pop.
Road freight dieselization started on most railroads with the FT and the DL&W was no exception. Known as "the diesel that did it", FT's started arriving on the Lackawanna in April 1945,... (more)
A westbound Canadian Pacific Office Car Special curves along the Thompson River approaching Martel, British Columbia, on September, 2, 2007.
AT&SF mail train number 7 hustles at 70 MPH, with 16 cars, east of Newton Kansas, on August 21st 1958. Otto Perry photo, from my collection.
Conrail train 3361, a Saturday only Penn Station to Bay Head run, accelerates south of South Amboy, New Jersey, following swapping its GG1 for a pair of NJDOT E8As.
A four unit F7 set leads nine cars, south of Denver in the 1960s. Otto Conrad Perry photo, from my collection.
Waiting for the bridge to be replaced and for tourist trains to start again, a Sierra Railroad train of former Fillmore & Western equipment sits at the ready.
Sierra bulldog spotted off leash in Fillmore CA... 2/4/23.
Southern Railway FP7A #6133 was on display at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in 2009. She was built in 1950 as Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railway #6133. The CNO&TP was a Sou... (more)