Saw a lot of long trains while we drove back to Texas from Wyoming. We were on a tight schedule to get back to San Antonio to turn in the rent car...
Transcontinental railroad along I 80 in Wyoming.
We were backpacking along the Continental Divide in the Bridger National Forest in Wyoming. The recent wind storm blew down massive areas of trees...
Sorry I am late. I was unexpectedly delayed. Will explain later.
An don't forget the McKeen cars.
That was built for the Missouri Pacific as a diner. Milwaukee Road also used round windows, usually at the vestibules and ends of cars.
Austin Steam Train Association yard in Cedar Park, Texas.
About 400 miles south of Minot actually. Nebraska, of all places. The Niobrara River valley east of Valentine. Here is an old Chicago &...
There was not even a track here so would have to insert that too.
I don't like it but smashed the like button to thank you guys for posting.
From left to right, KCS waiting on the Victoria Sub with auto racks, BNSF container train on the Galveston Sub south bound as it pulls across the...
Crude oil train in the yard at Bellville.
Okay folks. I know you are trying to add a little levity during this time of serious bad news. But lets keep the politics out of it or we will...
I understand that in the cab, the engineer and fireman could just open the firedoors on the firebox. No chance of putting out the fire. Have to be...
I was able to capture a few in 2014 while riding the Southwest Chief.
Dodge City, Kansas at dawn.
But the roof is where all the action is, you have only to stand up and you can pretend to be a giant fire fly. ;)
Here is one detail not often modeled. The "P" pipe coming out of the tender dog house for the brakeman to relieve himself discretely.
Another one in the class.