NS 6224, basks in the morning sun in Altoona. Having had the finishing touches added to it. This will be heading to Buffalo NY soon.
A pretty rare one, from my dad photo's. For a short period of time. Utah Railway lease three ex Southern Pacific SD39's 5319, 5322, 5325, form Nation Railway Equipment. From what I understand Utah... (more)
DSNG 107, ex White Pass & Yukon 107 leads the outbound train from Durango
My great, great uncle Robert F. McKee, Sr., was a design engineer at Baldwin and he would give my father different Baldwin Locomotive Works builder's cards when my father would visit him in Collin... (more)
Aiken Railway GP30 #4202 rests in the early morning light beside the abandoned Wesley's Automotive Service building in downtown Aiken, SC.
Wintery Columbia River GorgeLooking back from the sleeper on Amtrak’s westbound Pioneer reveals that we just passed a westbound Union Pacific freight train in Goff siding in a wintery C... (more)
After passing by the Williams GCRY Yard, GCRY 4960 crosses the bridge at Milepost 4
A near-blizzard condition has settled in for most of the I-25 corridor this morning with #4014 leaving for Cheyenne a day earlier than originally scheduled....but to avoid the Thanksgiving holiday... (more)
The Rio Grande Zephyr sits proudly at Denver's Union Station during 1983, shortly prior to the DRGW discontinuing the Zephyr's passenger service in late April of that same year. I never had the op... (more)
Big country! At lease two entire trains can be seen in the photo front to back. CNW C44-9W's 8640, 8621, and two SD40-2's 6809 on the back, have their train stretched out in the powder river basin... (more)
Random meeting at the Dumlupinar station.
Built in 1937, this Detroit, Toledo & Ironton round roof was near the end of its career in 1981, seen here in Lima, Ohio.
Norfolk & Western's 4-8-4 No. 611 leads an excursion through a tunnel of trees near Esbenshade Road during a visit to the Strasburg Rail Road in 2019.
Its a hot day along the smelly and nasty Des Plains River as we see the BNSF Chicago to Galesburg local depart Joliet Yard.
With 73 loads from the Energy Mine, eastbound Denver & Rio Grande Western Train 702, passes a Sperry car and the station at Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The train is bound for Public Service of Co... (more)