Explore these ideas and more!



Railway tracks to no where.

Train in Bangladesh by Paolo Alberto Del Bianco, via Flickr

Being from a small town circled by train tracks, I find the rhythmic sound of a coal train rolling across the tracks somehow soothing.

Santa Train in winter, Durham, England

train tracks


Orient Express....

Old and new

Orient Express

Saint Vincent de Paul Quarter, Gare du Nord trainstation, 14 Place Napoléon III, Paris X

Chicago North Shore Line rail accident between Harrison Street and Wabash Avenue on May 24, 1953

If you love old engines, this is for you!!

1800’s-1905 Railroad Accidents and Wrecks - NE Rails

RailPictures.Net Photo: LN 40025 Louisville & Nashville Wrecker at Big Stone Gap, Virginia by Ron Flanary

January 25, 1948: Locomotive #19L, leading the Super Chief, loses brakes at Los Angeles' Union Passenger Terminal (LAUPT). The train crashes through a steel bumper post and then a concrete wall and comes to rest with the front half of the locomotive 20 feet above Aliso Street. No injuries, but the engineer loses his job over the incident.

SQVR B23-7 uplifted.Hey Ma, look what I caught!Former Southern Rwy, now Sequatchie Valley Railroad #3986 is lifted by a crane to have it's front trucks repaired. They were rolled back by a tractor and the locomotive was lowered back onto the trucks