A horse races the cars on the last Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus train as an onlooker from the train takes in the scenery as the "Greatest Show on Earth" heads to it's f... (more)
One of my first shots using a DSLR camera. A westbound empty hopper train (E819) approaches the now gone B&O CPL Bridge at Grasshopper just west of Hancock in April, 2011. I remember standing on t... (more)
Cab 555097 on Westmoreland Coal's Dump Train approaches the road crossing at Mudlick Junction (ex-Interstate Railroad) on a foggy southwest Virginia morning. The conductor riding the cab's back po... (more)
After picking up loads at several mines in the St. Charles area, U59 makes its way through Imboden on the ex-Southern's St. Charles Branch on its return trip to Andover Yard. The Pigeon Creek vall... (more)
After gathering the loads at Critical Fork, located on the ex-Interstate Railroad's Dixiana Branch, U47, an ex-IRR mine run, has returned to Norton and pulled through Bopar onto ex-N&W rails. The ... (more)
Y201 on the former Cumbo Yard A track which is now used to access and switch out Quad Graphics near Martinsburg, WV. Taken in 2011 from an old wood and steel bridge which was torn down in 2013.
From the Roanoke Valley Preservation Foundation website:
After many years of planning by the National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) Roanoke Chapter, the Friends of t... (more)
Grain hoppers roll back east following the warm glow of the headlamps lighting the path through the tunnels along the Middle Fork Flathead River. The sun will rise before they start the attack of ... (more)
Twenty-Seven and a half minutes elapse in this collection of four shots layered together as the Pennsy signal bridge at AR (Allegheny Range) stands tall against the backdrop of the swirling night ... (more)
The former Baltimore and Ohio Valley Line, from Harpers Ferry to Strasburg passes along the floor of the Shenandoah. In Charles Town the line crosses the former Norfolk and Western at grade and is... (more)
Sixty years have passed since this empty narrow gauge hopper last moved. During that time, Mother Nature had begun its process of reclamation. Rails have sunk into the ground and many wheels of ad... (more)
With the line blocked with the local signaller, a welding team works on a joint - note the lack of safety footwear or clothing!
A westbound drops the track two intermediate from clear to stop as it speeds through the tiny hamlet of Horningford.
A spider's web is cast under a sign advising passing motorists to watch for locomotives. Locomotives that last touched these rails five years ago at the East Broad Top Railroad.
Fog has yet to give way in Huntingdon County's Aughwick Valley in the East Broad Top Railroad Shops in Rockhill, PA.