The Final Mile. A North Mississippi Rail Services 45-tonner has likely ran its last mile as its parts seem to be getting stripped here at the Port of Itawamba in Fulton, Mississippi. Like this loc... (more)
The conductor in charge of this evening's Metrolink 118 looks ahead to confirm a clear signal at the end of the Van Nuys platform before radioing the engineer that he's ready to highball. The sign... (more)
Local train between Martigues and Croix-Sainte on the giant bridge over the Canal de Caronte in the afternoon sun
In some of the last days of the Cuba Sub searchlights the new Darth Vader signals are already looming ominously over Niangua siding. Anticipation grows as the headlights of an approaching westboun... (more)
Framed between the rising mountains of Tehachapi, dotted with windmills eager to catch the passing gusts of wind at this location, a westbound BNSF manifest slugs upgrade into Cameron on a warm af... (more)
A Yellow Line train bound for Reagan Airport slows for the stop at the busy hub of L'Enfant Plaza. On the opposite track, an outbound train for Greenbelt departs the stop, heading eventually for t... (more)
With the length of its train still snaking through Cliff and Tunnel 5, a northbound UP intermodal train's head-end exists Tunnel 3 as it approaches Bealville in the morning light.
"Sunset on the Wetley Branch"
The famous Colorado sunset as seen from the Great Western Railway's abandoned Welty Branch in Buda, Colorado. The Great Western Railway of Colorado ... (more)
"The Lonely Boxcar of Buda"
A single boxcar sits alone on the Great Western Railway's Welty Branch just off of Interstate 25 in Buda, Colorado. The boxcar is painted in GWR orang... (more)
End of an Era. The Famous PRR Signals that guided Westbound trains in the "Trench" at CP Penn have been retired. Also of note, new crossovers in front of the signals, the Interlocking ha... (more)
At the turn of the 20th Century, Chattanooga found itself playing a critical role in connecting the north with the south. By 1906 Chattanooga felt the need for a consolidated terminal as its two e... (more)
The Westbound Signals at Leets finally came down, and have provided so many railfans with photo angles of them passing through the bridge in both directions.
Removed PRR Signals at CP Leets. Workers have torched and lifted off the PRR Eastbound signals at Leetsdale and replacements are already in place.
NS 570 crawls toward CP Leets as 21M is lit through on Main 3. This was the last full day and night for these old PRR Signals, the next day, these will be removed from service.