T59 switches the boxcar track at Evergreen Packaging in Waynesville. This is Evergreen's finishing plant and is much smaller than the pulpwood plant in Canton. The track the locomotives are on hol... (more)
Golden fall colors. View to Alp Grüm and the astonishing line layout of the Bernina railway of the RhB from the opposite mountain slope. The line, most in grades of 7.0 %, coming from the Bernina ... (more)
A westbound BNSF stack train fights the grade at Coconino, just east of Flagstaff on the Arizona Plateau.
Commonplace boring at the time.
Random meeting of trains of the SBB and the RhB near Zizers. On the left doubledeck train RABe 511 # 029 of the SBB running as RE 3464 from Chur to Zürich. On the right Ge 4/4 II # 615 of the RhB ... (more)
The days train on the South Branch Valley Railroad passes north thru Vanderlip just west of Romney, WV on its way from Moorefield to Green Spring on Wednesday August 21, 2019.
Adirondack FL9 2007 is a former Metro North unit that was in the rather plain silver with blue stripe scheme. I believe this was the "test bed" for the current Adirondack Scenic livery. ... (more)
SP 9177 leads Milwaukee Road 156, 174 and 168 up Cajon Pass. Seeing three Milwaukee Road engines on a single train was rather rare in SoCal, so we ended up chasing this power consist all day.
Warrenton River Terminal of Rayland, Ohio, specializes in the transloading, storage, and handling of metallurgical and thermal coal, sand (construction and frac), fertilizer, aggregates (construct... (more)
A John C. Benson original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Susquehanna C420 2002 drills cars on the former Erie main line in front of some of the most-photographed brick buildings in the east.
Sometimes you just get lucky. BNSF 2470, still in ATSF blue/yellow paint, leads a mixed bag of paint schemes, with NS, FURX, BN, and new BNSF paint schemes following the lead unit. Bridge #2 at ... (more)
Shortly after steaming through Victorville, Big Boy #4014 meets and passes over a BNSF intermodal train at Frost.
"Old School Power, New School Paint Job"