Wednesday, October 19, 2016
A Florida East Coast Railroad freight train at Jacksonville Florida. October 13th 2004. John Mc Cluskey photograph.
Monday, October 17, 2016
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railroad EMD SW 1 yard switcher diesel locomotive # 244, at the Waukegan Illinois roundhouse. July 31st 1966. Dennis Schmidt photograph.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Sunday, October 09, 2016
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
A southbound Canadian National freight train passing through Hawthorne Junction. Chicago / Cicero Illinois. July 2008.
The prototype New York Central Railroad, began painting
some box cars and various other freight cars and cabooses,
in this color scheme known as "Century Green" begining in
1958, accompanied by the New York Central's "New"
Cigar Band logo.
Roofwalks were outlawed from box car roofs during the 1960's, and
there is evidence that this box car, had recent roofwalk removal itself.
Monday, October 03, 2016
Friday, September 30, 2016
A used Life Like H.O Scale 0-4-0T "Dockside", proves it's worth,
as it pulls a short but prototypical length train, for a purpose built
steam switching locomotive of that size during the steam era.
This photograph was taken, at the Oak Park Society of Model
Engineers,H.O Scale Model Railroad Club in Oak Park Illinois.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Former Chicago Great Western Railroad EMD GP 30 # 807 acquired through merger in 1968, leads a Chicago & NorthWestern Railroad freight train at Mason City Iowa. July 1970. Dan Sweeney photograph.
A classic Chessie System Railroad caboose hop from the 1970's era, passes over an unfinished urban viaduct scene on the club layout.
Northern Pacific Railroad 4-6-2 passenger service "Pacific" type steam locomotive # 2223. Winnepeg MB. A.G Aylward photo collection. June 1932.
From the internet site Fallen Flags.Org
This is an example, of a passenger service locomotive, parked
and being serviced between assignments, at a locomotive terminal.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The yellow former Toronto Transit Commision PCC electric streetcar, heads east along 56th Street. Kenosha Wisconsin. Saturday, June 17th 2000.
I took this photograph, during the official opening day
operations, of the Kenosha Wisconsin streetcar system.
Two cars were on the property and running on this day.
The maroon car in TTC markings, and this yellow car
painted in Cincinnati Ohio colors and markings.
This photograph was taking toward the end of the day.