Entries Tagged as ‘Daily Flickr Photo’

Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 10:14 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Nevada Northern

Nevada Northern Railway #93, a 2-8-0 Consolidation built by Alco. Bodie Bailey took this photo in September 2005. Photo by Bodie Bailey.

Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 9:06 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Walk the Line

Walking the tracks in Lusaka, Zambia. Photo by feijeriemersma.

Monday, January 22, 2007 at 8:27 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Long Exposure

A long exposure at night. Photo by JLudin.

Friday, January 19, 2007 at 6:24 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Blew in the Wind

Major wind storms struck Europe today, killing at least 47 people and disrupting transportation networks across the continent. Berlin’s new train station was closed after a two-ton girder fell onto a staircase but has since reopened; trains have been cancelled all over the place. This photo from Wasserauen, Switzerland explains why. Photo by Kecko. Update: […]

Thursday, January 18, 2007 at 8:29 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Barry Woodham’s Scrap Line

Steam engines in a scrapyard in south Wales in 1973. I have a perverse fondness for photos of abandoned, disused or decaying railroad equipment. Photo by loose_grip_99.

Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 8:34 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Trip to the Tehachapi Loop

What I found interesting about this photo by Allen Rockwell is that each of these three BNSF engines has a slightly different paint scheme — the most recent is at front. Photo by Allen Rockwell.

Monday, January 15, 2007 at 9:38 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Last Train to Nowhere

A starkly beautiful shot from the Chile-Bolivia border. Photo by DanielBosma.

Wednesday, January 10, 2007 at 8:59 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Where’s My Jacket

A Cumbres & Toltec narrow-gauge Mikado, presumably awaiting a retrofit, in Chama, New Mexico, in September 2003. Photo by Bodie Bailey.

Tuesday, January 9, 2007 at 8:20 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Rhodesian Railways Garratt

A 1964 photo of a Garratt engine pulling one leg of the train from Cape Town, South Africa to Bulawayo in what was then Rhodesia. Photo by mgjefferies.

Monday, January 8, 2007 at 3:46 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Wrecked at Albia, Iowa

Two crushed engines on flat cars on a setout track — what happened? Photo by priebe86.