All Hail Big Boy! Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 4014 makes its grand entrance at the Union Pacific's celebration of the Transcontinental Railroad in Ogden.
A northbound FrontRunner train has just departed Farmington heading to Ogden. The Lagoon amusement park is in the background.
Pennsy K4s No. 1361 on the wye at Bellefonte, with a short consist of three cars. Last I heard (February, 2019) they are planning to manufacture a new boiler.
On one of those idyllic early autumn days when the air is warm and refreshing, a distant groan begins to fill the atmosphere as a westbound works its way up the Potomac valley along the Magnolia C... (more)
NS 6950 crosses over Underpass road in Advance with a few empty boxcars from the Triangle Warehouse in Clemmons as it makes its way back to Mocksville.
Union Pacific "Big Boy" No. 4014 and "Northern" No. 844 put on a fantastic show as they depart Rawlins, Wyoming, for Laramie, on May 17, 2019.
In some ways this image summarizes Mothers Day with the 4014: beautiful weather, the spectacular Wasatch Mountains, and crowds of regular folks enjoying the spectacle of a "Big Boy" on a... (more)
You don't see many pictures from that remote piece of railroad nestled in the Potomac valley, now that the distinctive B&O style color position light signals have gone away. In their swansong year... (more)
At the Lake Shore Railway Museum in North East, PA, one can see what is perhaps the brightest engine in museum inventory anywhere in the United States. The 1980 General Electric built B30-7 ex-C&O... (more)
On a long summer evening, an MBTA Boston-Framingham (MA) commuter train rolls west through Weston, MA, on the former Boston & Albany line, powered by one of the T's six ex-PRR/PC E8s.
HASTAG company from Wil ZH celebrated her 20000th gravel train with a special train including a salon car, pulling was a "Crocodile" like in old days. This type was the standard power wh... (more)
CN L588's 3rd trailing unit's road number is framed by tank cars on a passing southbound in Neenah, WI.
Spotting original ALCoWDM-2, the original ALCo, is a rarity as they are upgraded to WDM-3A or decommissioned but got lucky to spot a TONDIARPET WDM-2
CSX SD40-3 4048 doing it's best impression of an Alco engine as it leads CSX Q453 south.
ATSF 948 at Argentine maintenance facility for repairs of a minor collision damage. Photographer James Dubose -RL Collection.