Twizell is steamed so that the boiler can be drained and attention given to it
With just a few minutes light left and the Australian photographer trembling with excitement at the amazing sight in his viewfinder, BNSF 6780 and 6837, a pair of ES44C4’s lead an eastbound train ... (more)
Easing into N.C. Cabin on a medium approach signal, eastbound CSX Y206 will soon cross over to the railroad's former Lexington Sub. with loaded waste in tow. The train is currently passing Ashland... (more)
Snowy McEwen Sunrise. A mountain snow flurry that drifted in from the nearby Elkhorns continues to lightly dust the McEwen Yard, as the sun rises amid breaking clouds to the east. This sur... (more)
Sunrise over the Marne au Rhin Canal as passenger train 296 speeds towards Luxembourg on a chilly morning.
Only in dreams do 114 year-old locomotives emerge from ethereal mists passing untrodden snow in the still of a Sunday morning. I'm still unsure if this a question or a statement. I am sure that I ... (more)
"12R MEETS 213" It's a very chilly 10 degrees at Shepherdstown, WV as 213 sits in the siding to meet the oncoming 12R. The venerable Norfolk and Western CPL signals stand guard both in ... (more)
Sunrise. An unidentified SY 2-8-2 crosses the river at Haishiwan with a train for Yaojie in 2005.
A local kayaker gets an early morning start as the NS 2699 leads an oil train across the famous Rockville Bridge near Harrisburg PA. The sun is rising and the fog is beginning to lift.
A pair of MTA Subway trains thread the low-rise, urban density of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The dome of the landmark Williamsburg Bank is the product of venerated architect William B. Post, also n... (more)
Choosing sides at Deep River Creek. Under a pretty mackerel sky, Engineer Brian Messinger takes Valley Railroad Mikado #40 and the 2:30 edition of the Santa Special across Deep River Creek,... (more)
NS 8327's headlights peek through the falling snow as it curves through Laurel Valley with NS 112 in tow.
R&N #425 prepares for an early morning departure from Port Clinton, PA on a brisk Winter day in December of 2013.
The sun rises on Class 19D No 2669 the classic SAR branch line locomotive pilots Sizonke Stimela's Class GMAM on the climb to Donnyrook.
Chelatchie Prairie Dawn. Up and in the saddle at 0-dark-thirty, the crew of Crossett Western #10 takes a local freight north at sunrise, on a former Northern Pacific branch line that is no... (more)