I'm firing for Engineer John Schwab who was still my Father-in-Law at the time.He always wanted his daughter to marry a football player but she ended up with me...a RR Engineer like her Dad...go f... (more)
Union Pacific’s A-B-A set of E units power an eastbound passenger train past mile 231.5 west of Lindbergh, Wyoming, on July 10, 2009. Dubbed the “City of Yoder,” the classy train ran from Cheyenne... (more)
The days are numbered for Duluth's Bridge Yard, originally owned by Northern Pacific, as Interstate 35 is under construction and will ultimately cover most of the property. However, that is not st... (more)
Train no. 2, the Canadian, starts its long journey across Canada to Toronto and Montreal as it departs the station on the waterfront in Vancouver, BC. Today FP9 1412 and an FP7 will handle the dut... (more)
An eastbound, morning commuter train from Vaudreuil to Windsor Station lifts out after having made its station stop.
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)
Cape Cod Central's Train to Christmas Town crosses over Cohasset Narrows in Wareham with MC 2011 (ex-NH FL9M) trailing.
An empty parking lot due to repaving permitted this broadside view of Penn Central E8 4322 pausing at Red Bank, NJ, with a New York-Bay Head Junction evening commuter train operated by Conrail. PC... (more)
The mechanics confer on how to get the train on the road again as another Toronto bound train stops to pick up passengers at the suburban Dorval station..
A Power Line-Up. On a windy, chilly morning in late October, a quartet of Grand Canyon Railway trains sit poised in the Williams Yard preparing for a busy schedule of events. These trains... (more)
On the final stretch into Chicago, Illinois Central train 28, the northbound Illini out of Carbondale, approaches the station at Homewood, IL, with ten cars behind a pair of E8s.
Two FPA-4's lead the early morning train from Quebec City to Montreal across the Richelieu River.
There was a new train listed in the June 15, 1976, Amtrak timetable – trains 781 and 782, the Las Vegas Limited. This train departed Los Angeles at 1:30 pm on Fridays, and returned on Sund... (more)
The Orford Express is parked on a siding due to a derailment further east as Central Maine & Quebec 810 accelerates on the main. at Bromont.
November 17, 2019 marked the unveiling of WCRA's 6520, freshly restored and released from the paint shop in the iconic 1961 CN orange, black and white paint sch... (more)