One GE B-B dubbed Mini-Saia, these locomotives were entirely built in Brazil in 1967 to the metric gauge of the EFS(Estrada de Ferro Sorocabana), in total 30 units were built, in 1971 the EFS was ... (more)
A view looking at the shuttered former LTV Steel Mining Company (Erie Mining) trestle and ore dock at Taconite Harbor. The ore dock hasn't been used for shipping ore in ten years (LTV quit in 2001... (more)
malabar locomotive that fell and rolled..
In 1953 the comapny CP(Companhia Paulista de Estradas de Ferro) purchased 3 units of this locomotive(contrary to what many think, that locomotives came new to Brazil and never runned in the USA) t... (more)
No, not a novel car washer but rather an embarrassing remnant of a derailment higher up on the mountainside and empty covered hopper 98326 rolled down into Saint Joe River near Kyle, Idaho. Sinc... (more)
Ball signal. As of 2012 the famous ball signal was still in place at Whitefield, NH, though the tracks have not seen any trains in many years. The tracks going left to right was Boston & Ma... (more)
CP in an urban setting. This ex-CP heavyweight is preserved at the John Street Roundhouse park in downtown Toronto. It was built by Canadian Car & Foundry in Montreal in 1931 as a 14-sectio... (more)
On mothers day the former C&O, and CSX signal bridge at Lee Hall is reunited on the ground after it was removed from service. It took only an hour and a half, with two trains complicating things,... (more)
The Ferry Yard office located on the former Ann Arbor mainline was a fixture on the railroad. The office was small and served the yard and crews as designed. However, after the end of the Ann Arbo... (more)
A former Grainbelt covered hopper damaged in a derailment several years ago now serves as an overhead feed bin on a farm West of Ringwood, OK. A closer inspection of what seems to be an otherwis... (more)
This is a so-called museum, a former steam engine roundhouse that was abandonned "as is" at the end of the steam era, leaving some locomotives on site. It is probably the cheapest railroad museum ... (more)
This is one of the 2 junctions (empalme) around Diego de Almagro between the West-East Chanaral - Diego de Almagro - Potrerillos line and the "longitudinal" - Ferrocarril Longitudinal No... (more)
How remains of steam engines are put to another use in the Uyuni Cemetery... a pathetic attempt to create an amusement park at the depends of serious preservation!
At former station in Allenwood , Pa. the first passenger train by it for 55 years!
Swallowed by the desert