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  1. Pacifics in the sunshine

    Pacifics in the sunshine

    SP 2472 and SP 2467 pose in the sunshine at Hunters Point shipyard in January of 2003. This would be the last grand event of the Golden Gate Railroad Museum in San Francisco, California before moving to Niles Canyon.
  2. Why settle for one Pacific?

    Why settle for one Pacific?

    A rarity. Two identical Southern Pacific 4-6-2's are steamed up at the Golden Gate Railroad Museum in January of 2003. This would be the last steam event held at the San Francisco, California location. The 2472 has moved to Niles Canyon, and the 2467 is housed inside the railroad museum in...
  3. Arriving Sunol

    Arriving Sunol

    Southern Pacific 2472 splits a pair of semaphore signals at Sunol, California this morning on its way for a meet with UP 844. There was nary a foamer there as most were in Oakland with the 844. it was a real treat to have the 2472 all to myself for one run-by.
  4. Steam Trio at Hearst

    Steam Trio at Hearst

    Union Pacific 844, Southern Pacific 2472, and the Robert Dollar Company #3 pose for all the foamers at Hearst siding near Sunol, California this morning. Union Pacific made an extra effort to acommidate us all by allowing us to cross over the tracks for photos.
  5. Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    The Flagg Coal 75 0-4-0 Steamer pulled excursion trips for the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum on their Calera & Shelby tracks during the weekends of May 2-3 and May 9-10, 2009. Here is the train seen heading back to the station at Calera, AL on the 6 mile round trip.
  6. Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    The Flagg Coal 75 0-4-0 Steamer pulled excursion trips for the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum on their Calera & Shelby tracks during the weekends of May 2-3 and May 9-10, 2009. Here is the train seen heading back to the station at Calera, AL on the 6 mile round trip.
  7. Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    The Flagg Coal 75 0-4-0 Steamer pulled excursion trips for the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum on their Calera & Shelby tracks during the weekends of May 2-3 and May 9-10, 2009. Here is the train seen heading back to the station at Calera, AL on the 6 mile round trip.
  8. Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    The Flagg Coal 75 0-4-0 Steamer pulled excursion trips for the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum on their Calera & Shelby tracks during the weekends of May 2-3 and May 9-10, 2009. Here is the train seen heading back to the station at Calera, AL on the 6 mile round trip.
  9. Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    Flagg Coal 75 On The Calera & Shelby Railway In Alabama

    The Flagg Coal 75 0-4-0 Steamer pulled excursion trips for the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum on their Calera & Shelby tracks during the weekends of May 2-3 and May 9-10, 2009. Here is the train seen heading back to the station at Calera, AL on the 6 mile round trip.
  10. Relic Of The Past In Georgia

    Relic Of The Past In Georgia

    This beautiful coaling tower on the Georgia Railroad line in Camak, GA looks to be in GREAT shape. In the background you can see the Georgia Railroad depot located there also.
  11. Valley Railroad

    Valley Railroad

    Sunday July 20, 2008 at the Valley Railroad in Connecticut.
  12. Weyerhaeuser over the Toutle River bridge

    Weyerhaeuser over the Toutle River bridge

    Seen here is the Weyerhaeuser extra passing over the south fork of the Toutle River on the new bridge over the river.. In May of 1980, Mt. St. Helens blew it's top and sent a massive rage of water and debris down this exact spot of the river where I stand taking this picture of the...
  13. Weyerhaeuser Extra - Fall Colors

    Weyerhaeuser Extra - Fall Colors

    Weyerhaeuser Railroad is being contracted by the Columbia & Colwitz to run a train of 41 empty centerbeams (that were SRY reporting marks.) to the mill at Green Mountain Mill. They have been cutting up old Weyerhaeuser woodchip cars to make room for the cars that they are storing in all of...
  14. A couple classic heavyweights

    A couple classic heavyweights

    Observation 1590 sits in front of the Snoqualmie Depot after a day of train-rides, along with a baggage car, a speeder and a trailer car.
  15. Iowa Interstate Railroad

    Iowa Interstate Railroad

    New Iowa Interstate GE ES44AC Number 500 in primer paint, on the Norfolk Southern Interchange at Erie PA.
  16. Rain Squall

    Rain Squall

    While switching at CBC on the Meeker Southern last week rain was steadily falling all day. During the switching I clicked a photo of the rain soaked ground and cars. About 22 seconds later the heavens opened for about 5 minutes of pure hellish rain. Made for a interesting weather shift.
  17. Last Surviving E7

    Last Surviving E7

    The last surviving E7, a former Pennsylvania Railroad locomotive #5901, is beautifully restored and preserved for future generations at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Strasburg.
  18. Train Basks In God's Majesty & Power

    Train Basks In God's Majesty & Power

    The Denali Star in the Land of the midnight sun. The immense power of the mountains & beauty take your breath away.
  19. Short Line on the Move

    Short Line on the Move

    Pend Orille Valley Railroad POVA 8325 (A rebuilt GP9) leads its eastbound manifest just east of Dover ID,towards the Sandpoint North Yard for Interchange with UP and BNSF
  20. DRIR Profile

    DRIR Profile

    Not bad for an old SP\UP Yard dog.




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