CN freight F7A no. 9168 has been assigned to help out with the VIA Super Continental and is making a station stop with the eastbound train at Portage La Prairie. The train is stopped at the CN sta... (more)
The Blue Hour Crew. On the evening of Saturday, Novmeber 14, 2020, a pair of crew members pose in front of MLW C424 4230 (née CP). This engine was recently repainted by the West Chester Railroad.
The Trans Europ Express #22 "Le Cisalpin" Milano - Paris starts its journey across 3 countries. Its itinerary was Milano Centrale - Domodossola - Simplon Tunnel - Brig - Lausanne - Vallo... (more)
Following a light but clingy overnight snowfall, VRS operated a morning GMRC 263 train from Rutland to Bellows Falls with another solid red consist (a rarity these days). Adding some color to wha... (more)
The power for Buckingham Branch's Staunton-Charlottesville local crosses the C&O bridge in Staunton, VA after dropping off two hoppers from Charlottesville and one hopper from Waynesboro off to th... (more)
The first of two Hill jobs on this October morning drops down the 4.5%+ slide above the site of the former Shannon Smelter. Earlier in the morning the job switched the Acid tracks at the massive ... (more)
Another rare bird on batteries
After the cute little Ta 970 of the Olten shops, here is another little electric critter (... (more)
A 6-axle B-B-B E.646 has just brought a regional train under the grand Milano Centrale canopy. There is something majestic about this station. It is always a delight to visit it, especially at nig... (more)
An Re 4/4 II or III is overhauled in the Bellinzona shops. These shops are one of the major rolling stock maintenance facility of the SBB. The other one is Olten, and there is one in Yverdon for c... (more)
Denver Rock Island Railroad's DRIR 88 (GP9R) has just received a new coat of paint. This used to be flagged as SDCX 88 and you can see the old paint scheme from two months ago at https://www.rail... (more)
Rapide 227 Lutetia
Coming from Paris, the "Rapide" #227 "Lutetia" is composed of 14 cars belonging to 3 national country railroad administrations behind the B... (more)
UP 8113 leads a Auto reposition through the desert terrain out near Marana
A southbound D&H freight train, led by a GP39-2, passes by the now defunct Blue Seal feed Mill in Bainbridge, NY.
Tom Golden photo.