Aberdeen & Rockfish #400 sits in the railroad's Aberdeen engine house
This is just a drill! CSX and several emergency response agencies in the Mon-Yough region organized this training exercise. The drill was very realistic, local schoolchildren were on the bus (af... (more)
Spring thaw means Mississippi River flooding in downtown Davenport. The CP will run trains through the floodwaters for as long as they can, until the River gets too high. Another engine was on the... (more)
EB UP train on the Sunset Route
D. Luis bridge and Oporto city overview from Serra do Pilar Monastery (Vila Nova de Gaia).
The race is on!! With both trains speeding towards a crew change at Kamloops, CP's Vancouver-Toronto hotshot 100-22 is seen at left while CN's Vancouver-Edmonton M31051 21 is seen at right. They'r... (more)
Elk River Coal & Lumber shay #19 has five loads of logs en route from the lumber camp to Avoco, W. Va. on Nov. 24, 1961. They didn't build bridges, they just forded the creeks. A watchman ri... (more)
One of the Ipala Loops. When the International Railways of Central America (IRCA) built a line to connect Guatemala to El Salvador in the 1920's, it kept the grade over the mountains to about 2 p... (more)
With his dung basket slung across his back, a goatherd takes a rest from tending his flock in the hills above Reshui. Meanwhile a pair of QJs are rounding the horseshoe from level 2 towards Tunnel... (more)
A normally nocturnal train over the Boston Line makes a rare daylight appearance. Q140 with two GEVOs hustle across the Westfield River in Chester descending the grade out of the Berkshire Hills.
This eastbound grain train is crossing the lower Cascade bridge at Troy, MP 186 on Donner Pass
There are three helicopters in the air filming, as the Unstoppable train rolls down the approach to the Benwood Bridge. CP Rail 9782 and 9751 were repainted to play the part of AWVR 777 and 767.
The second of two derailments today in Tacoma. This engine was switching the yard when it ran into the side of a southbound UP stack train. Not many details yet, but the engineer was taken to the ... (more)
Wings over Tehachapi
Penn Central 1073, Norfolk Southern's eighteenth heritage unit, poses outside the shop in Muncie. For more information, visit www.nscor... (more)