Climbing the 4%+ grade, FCCA 1012 rounds the curve at km 167.2 between Tunnel 52 and Tunnel 53, at 4625 m above sea level (15170 ft).
A Walter Schopp original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Mass Coastal 2011 (ex-NH FL9M) has reached the end of track at Wharf in Fall River during a railfan charter with Mass Bay RRE. This is the first time 2011 has made it to the Fall River Subdivision... (more)
The first of two trains returns to Durango as the sun sets on a cool autumn evening.
Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 4014 and its 23-car passenger train have unloaded their passengers at the Barstow Amtrak station and the train is beginning to move again. As it does, the bit 4-8-8-4 steam ... (more)
Before it reaches the spectacular High Line section of its route, the Durango & Silverton skirts another narrow ledge on its approach to Rockwood.
The 425 works upgrade towards Nesquehoning and Jim Thorpe.
At Minneola, fifteen miles east of Barstow, California, BNSF train S-OIGPEA6-10 (Intermodal Stacks; Oakland Intermodal Gateway CA to Pearland TX) heads east (with Dash 9-44CW 4607 on the rear), in... (more)
As part of the "Norfolk & Western Reunion of Steam" event, a photo charter was planned using Strasburg Rail Road owned Norfolk & Western 475 and visiting locomotive Norfolk & Western 611... (more)
The "Golden Beaver" is back, albeit in a slightly different form, as seen on Canadian Pacific AC4400CWM 8158 on BNSF train H-SIOBAR1-05 at Minneola, California, on October 12, 2019. Click more)
As eastbound freight waits to depart Field, BC for its climb over Kicking Horse Pass. No. 5832 displays full candy cane striping, while the second unit, no. 5573 shows off the newer simpler nose s... (more)
As part of an easter locomotive display, 4489-S311-42220-8184-G517-4501-C504-4898-T411-42209-8050 manoeuvre around the yard at Albury.
Union Pacific steam crews make ready the 4014 for an excursion trip to Barstow, California on October 12, 2019.
Steve Crise © 2019 (SJC_4014 05300)