The drone of a distant coal mine conveyor belt is drowned out by the lead locomotive of a westbound empty coal train approaching Hull, west of Iaeger, in the middle of NS's Pocahontas District bet... (more)
On what turned out to be a very cold day a buddy and I drove the 212 miles from Anchorage to Cantwell where the Alaska RR snow fleet had tied up for the night. With a 0600 call time we knew we wou... (more)
A panned photo of the nose of Soo Line EMD SD40-2 No. 6602 leading an eastbound train through Brookfield, Wisconsin, during the blue hour amid snowstorm on the eve of December 3, 1990.
Steam locomotive, Childrens railway at Budai hills.
A heavy fog and light rain has descended upon the New Orleans area as UP 5541 and BNSF 5950 each waits for their crew at the west end of the Avondale yard.
"A Man of Steam Part 2": The silhouette of Dave Domitrovich, stands out from the steam engulfing both him and the N&W M Class he is aboard, as #475 clears her lungs on the blowdown pad a... (more)
Super Bowl Sunday - WB on the Chicago line crosses the Toledo Line at Deshler
Its work done for the day 0-6-0 TWIZELL heads for the shed. Tokens have to be exchanged at the signal box where the driver hands over the token for the track he is leaving and the signalman holds ... (more)
A raw, late autumn-early winter day in Chicagoland gives way to a foggy and damp dusk on November 29, 1986, as a westbound Burlington Northern commuter train roars out of the gloom at Naperville, ... (more)
On a cool Fall morning, CSX train Q576 is seen rolling north through New Farmington, Indiana on its way toward Cincinnati as the sun begins to penetrate the morning fog. CSX utilizes trackage righ... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief No. 4 catches the last rays of a smoke-diffused sunset as it barrels across rural Colorado enroute to La Junta, Colo., from Raton, N.M. Wildfires in Color... (more)
An eastbound manifest led by a UP SD40 approaches Duplainville.
7823 lends a hand getting an empty autorack train up Sandpatch Grade through the fog and sleet.
The "storm of the century" is raging but the Canadian Pacific station staff have cleared enough snow off the platform for the few passengers to board the D&H train to New York City. The D&H's fou... (more)