An eastbound B&O manifest was grinding up Cranberry Grade, west of Terra Alta, WV on October 24, 1977 with three GP40-2s.
In a blast from the past 3 SD60Ms and an SD40 lug a coal train south on the Joint Line at Greenland, CO I would love to see this again,
A northbound D&H manifest was punching out of the early morning fog as it dropped downgrade past SW Cabin at Ninevah, NY on Sept. 15, 1976 with three C628s.
A northbound D&H manifest was dropping down Richmondville Hill near Richmondville, NY on Sept. 15, 1976, led by GP39-2 No. 7610. From the look of the track and the surrounding area, it had been t... (more)
A southbound D&H manifest was nearing the summit of Richmondville Hill, near Richmondville, NY on Sept. 12, 1976 with three C628s.
Being a self professed Alco lover, I always dreamed of seeing a lash-up of big six-axle units in action. Being from Virginia didn't help. There were random sightings on SCL and N&W, and occasion... (more)
More from that first roll of film John shot at Galesburg after transfer to the midwest: Covered wagons in an A-B-B-B-B configuration just released to the freight pool ease an eastbound into town a... (more)
More from that first roll of film John shot at Galesburg after transfer to the midwest: the class unit #8500 leads a westbound past the approach to GI after curving past the depot and crossing W. ... (more)
A Union Pacific westbound manifest freight with some rather unusual power on the head end negotiates the Oxman horseshoe with the manned helpers cut into the train visible in the background just a... (more)
While waiting for a Southern steam special above, a bonus grab shot is recorded of C&O action below along the James River. Who knew it'd someday become a classic? For a view of all the action th... (more)
A westbound BNSF manifest, led by C44-9W No. 1027, waits at West Valentine, AZ on August 10, 2003 for higher priority manifest, led by C44-9W No. 4947, to highball past.
BNSF C44-9W No. 1027 leads a dogs breakfast of units on a westbound manifest west of Crozier, AZ on August 10, 2003.
By summer 1980, Frisco #691 had worked it's way north from Ft. Worth to the Buick branch. For a view from Texas through the lens of rp.net contributor Sid Vaught taken the summer before, click more)
Action at Iowa City as an eastbound slides into the yard.
For steam, time was up, even in freight service.