As built, except for the logo. Check out those footboards!
Back in these days Florence was the butthead city in this area with everything else for miles around being dominated by road switchers.
Well-weathered Burlington Northern power in the form of F7 840 and a pair of NW5s lays over at Auburn, WA. The F-unit was ex-NP and the rare NW5s were ex-GN.
BNSF 1448 parked in Hastings along with an unidentified Dash 9.
UP has about three dozen locomotives stored in their small yard in Hastings NE. Most are AC4400CWs though there is a Dash 8, Dash 9, & SD70M in the mix.
Local power idling in the yard in Hastings NE.
A temperature inversion at sunrise has trapped steam rising off freshly baked taconite pellets at CN's former DM&IR yard at Proctor, Minnesota. A trio of Missabe tunnel motors will head north for ... (more)
The sun breaks through to shine on one of Susquehanna's
two ECO units and a pretty much back together SD60.
Ah, nothing like a -33F air temp enhanced by a -50F wind chill to take your breath away. CN transfer L-512 departs Proctor for Pokegama under a crescendo of exhaust steam. Cowl 2426 made for a nic... (more)
Amtrak RS-3 136, a former NYC/PC unit, heads up a short work train at Hartford, CT, with the city skyline in the background.
Canadian Pacific Baldwin DS44-1000 idles in the yard at Nanaimo, BC, while working on Vancouver Island for CP subsidiary Esquimault & Nanaimo. The west coast was a final assignment for many of CP'... (more)
Featuring a deturbo’d rebuilt GP40, the engine terminal has a bunch of beauties. BTW, Thanks for the hospitality TRRA.
From drab beginning as a NYC GP40 to a superstar of the Gateway.