The international station of Portbou, facing south from the entrance to the tunnel that connects with the French station of Cerbčre.
Penn Central F7A 721, former Rio Grande 5721. PC bought 10 D&RGW F units, F7A 5721 & 5754 and F7B 5712 & 5733 were mechanically sound and kept for service. The other units were sent to EMD for t... (more)
Thunder in the canyon. After completing her epic journey to Ogden for the Spike 150 celebration, UP Locomotives 4014 and 844 take their special train back east, through Echo Canyon on the r... (more)
Big Boy charges up Peru Hill eastbound.
f/8 and be there. UP 4014 has been bedded down in the Evanston, Wyoming Yard and the crew is gone for the night. Gone as well are most of the local sightseers, who mobbed this train from t... (more)
With all the hubbub of the recent restoration of Union Pacific Big Boy #4014, and the amazing celebrations of the Golden Spike Anniversary, it's not hard to overlook the blood, sweat, and tears th... (more)
Ed Dickens and Bruce Kirk posing in front of UP 4014. Thank you Ed and the rest of the team for bringing to life a Big Boy that I has been a dream of mine and others to see run. Also thanks to Un... (more)
A Big Boy meeting an FEF-3 in Ogden was an everyday occurrence in the 1940s and 50s, but quite a sight to behold in this day and age. The masonry wall behind the 844 is the modern-day FrontRunner... (more)
Remarks: After passing a parked locomotive with a 10mph speed restriction, the radio cracked to life. "Okay, Ed, you wanted your chance to show them... Here it is!" Big Boy 4014 makes so... (more)
Painted in its signature Rio Grande tribute scheme, Pennsylvania Northeastern Railroad SD40-2W 5342 (ex-CN 5342) sits in Lansdale, PA on the night of Saturday, May 18, 2019. Fireworks in the backg... (more)
A pedestrian steps around the gate just as the Erie Heritage Unit approaches the crossing, and fortunately decides to go no further.
New meets old at The Great Race To Ogden Celebration.
The Gooty's Baldie. The Only ALCO currently in the Indian Railways Network with a curved hood on the short end side and in this livery. The scene depicted here will never be the same again as the ... (more)
The "attention getter" of the year, possibly for the 21st Century as far as some people may be concerned. U.P. 4-8-8-4 Nş4014, one of 25 built during the latter part of WWll made it's de... (more)