A Union Pacific transfer passes Pueblo, Colorado’s Union Station as it brings a short train to the UP yard from the BNSF yard on March 9, 2020. Sadly, there haven’t been any passenger trains serv... (more)
A locomotive as big as Texas. Squirreled away in a shed on the grounds of the Texas State Railroad, sits a locomotive worthy of the Whyte Classification "Texas." This monstrous 2... (more)
Norfolk Southern EMD GP59 4610 looks great in a commemorative Southern color scheme. It teamed up with GP60 7140 to pull an NRHS convention excursion from Lula to Athens, GA and back over freight ... (more)
The MRL laurel-Missoula manifest train is heavy with refurbished M1 Abrams tanks. This is quite a un-common site for this train, but made for a very heavy train. The head-end consisted of a SD40 l... (more)
New England Central has been recovering following the CN strike and to facilitate crew shortages, some extra trains have made cameo appearances. On December 18, NECR GP40-2 437 takes 39 cars from... (more)
Metra/Milwaukee Road Engineer John Appel retires after 52 years of service running trains between Chicago and Fox Lake,IL. for the Milwaukee Road and Metra. John is the last Milwaukee Road prior r... (more)
There's snow everywhere....we're stopped on the Ford Train westbound at the crossover switches just east of MP 105 at Pewaukee to get Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha around us. Brookfield section bo... (more)
An overview of Lehigh Valley’s Bethlehem Engine Terminal reveals a variety of power in various states of readiness. As an SW1 leaves the turntable and heads out to work, two RS-11’s are on one of ... (more)
On February 14, 2015, an eastbound Union Pacific freight fills Big 10 Curve nicely as it approaches Rocky, Colorado. Seven locomotives are up front, beginning with EMD SD70ACe No. 8559, followed ... (more)
An amazing piece of trackage is used on the southern approach to Chicago Union Station to keep busy passenger train traffic of Amtrak and Metra fluid that includes diamonds and double-slip switche... (more)
Awaiting their fate, a pair of EX ATSF SD45-2B, 3 SD45-2"s, and a couple of locomotives in the H1 and H3 BNSf paint scheme await their turn for scrapping at Progress Rail.
Ever since news broke that the Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad would be replacing their fleet of six axle MLW's with secondhand GE AC6000's, an invasion of railfans has descended on the l... (more)
Closing the doors to load coal for Eastman Chemical.
Warbonnet At Dawn. After nearly a decade of being on display in the California State Railroad Museum's main building, ATSF 347C and it's accompanying "B" unit, F3B 347B, find thei... (more)
NS 392 races their way past Martinsville Speedway, on their way south towards Watkins, where they will meet counterpart 393.