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  1. UP 520 GP38-2

    UP 520 GP38-2

  2. Birch Street in the Sunset - 4-25-2014

    Birch Street in the Sunset - 4-25-2014

    Sunset wasn\'t quite as colorful as I had expected. Still a pretty good one, though.
  3. 32nd Street Crossing

    32nd Street Crossing

    The 32nd Street grade crossing in Birmingham, AL.
  4. CSXT 3014

    CSXT 3014

    American Pride is on display in La Grange, KY as CSX 3014 runs down Main Street for several blocks before having its own dedicated right of way back.
  5. Starting The Pull In Birmingham

    Starting The Pull In Birmingham

    The Local has connected its two SD40-2's to the long cut of cars and starts the pull at 32nd Street.
  6. Running Light At 32nd Street

    Running Light At 32nd Street

    This local train consisting of two SD40-2's comes off of the Sheffield line and heads up towards 32nd Street where it will hook up to a long cut of cars to haul off.
  7. Red, white and what?

    Red, white and what?

    Amtrak's 40th Anniversary Train came to King Street Station in Seattle
  8. Clean As A Whistle

    Clean As A Whistle

    These two motors, seen on a BNSF transer train, is sitting at 32nd Street in Birmingham, AL waiting for all the other traffic to clear so that they can head on back to East Thomas Yard.
  9. Crossing Over At  27th Street

    Crossing Over At 27th Street

    This NS train, after waiting at 2nd Ave. for the MoW to clear up, proceeds through the 27th Street interlock and approached 32nd Street in Birmingham, AL.
  10. Street running in Salem

    Street running in Salem

    The OE Express eases through traffic on Front Street in Salem, Ore. on July 13, 2011
  11. NB Wind Turbine at Galer St.

    NB Wind Turbine at Galer St.

    On Saturday 4-24-2010, a wind turbine train heads north at Galer Street in Seattle, WA near Interbay.
  12. 27th Street, Birmingham, AL

    27th Street, Birmingham, AL

    A Southbound CSX train has just left Boyles Yard and is seen here crossing over the NS line at the 27th Street Interlock just East of downtown Birmingham, AL. The bridge is the 1st Ave. bridge heading East out of town (to the left).
  13. North Towards Norris

    North Towards Norris

    A northbound train crosses 32nd Street as it heads away from downtown Birmingham and moves towards Norris Yard in Irondale, AL. Sloss Furnace is seen behind the train in this photo.
  14. Waiting Patiently

    Waiting Patiently

    This train is slowly rolling to a stop as it nears the 32nd Street crossing; waiting for a couple of other trains to clear the way before preceeding.
  15. Passing Sloss

    Passing Sloss

    The NS local has just crossed over 32nd Street and is now passing historic Sloss Furnace just before diverging at the 27th Street Interlock. This train would turn North onto the former Southern line where Terminal Station once stood.
  16. Approaching 32nd Street

    Approaching 32nd Street

    This NS local train heads south on towards 32nd Street in Birmingham, AL. 32nd Steet is known as one of the best Hot Spots in the state for viewing trains.
  17. Local Headed South

    Local Headed South

    This NS local train rolls downhill towards Birmingham in this extreme zoom shot from 32nd Street. The bridge support is for the 35th Steet Bridge, 0.27 miles away. The grade crossing where the train is located is the 41st Street crossing, 0.81 miles away. The second grade crossing you see is the...
  18. Two Crossings in One

    Two Crossings in One

    The South City Switcher rumbles across 3rd Street in San Francisco. Not only is it running down a street itself, it's also crossing a diamond on the street running stretch of MUNI's T-Third Street line.
  19. Amtk_1011


    In April 2000, the Coast Starlight pulls down the main to back into one of the tracks at King Street. The Kingdome was brought down the week before.
  20. Americold Lead

    Americold Lead

    The Santa Cruz Local crosses Beach St. as it runs down the Americold lead having just picked up two loaded reefers of vegetables. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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