RailPictures.Net Photo: A little human interest: In 1990, a CSX welder grinds down his weld on the frog at the turnout at the south end of Starnes (VA) siding. Track work like this takes a pounding, so it's a constant effort to keep it up to spec. I regret I didn't get this guy's name. Notice the flame-resistant material wrapped around the bottom of his pants. Without those, his blue jeans would like catch fire from the sparks! by Ron Flanary
January 1943. Chicago, Illinois. "Freight operations on the Indiana Harbor Belt railroad between Chicago and Hammond, Indiana. The Chicago & North Western Railroad yard." Photo by Jack Delano, Office of War Information.
Union Pacific Streamline Train Overnight Service to the Rockies from the Mississippi The Union Pacific Streamline Trains are becoming a familiar sight on the railroads of the Rockies as more are put on schedule. Cutting previous travel time in half they have captured the enthusiasm and interest of the people with their grace and beauty and tremendous speed
An Easter miracle in the form of four-axle EMD standard cab leaders on a mainline freight in Canadian Pacific train 281 departs via for the C&M and passes beneath the signal bridge as the clouds moved in.