Entries Tagged as ‘Daily Flickr Photo’

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 at 8:27 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Thalys

A Thalys — essentially a TGV for Belgium and the Netherlands — passes at speed. Photo by Patricks Pics.

Tuesday, November 28, 2006 at 2:45 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Beijing Train Station

Photo by glhk.

Monday, November 27, 2006 at 9:16 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: The Durbin Rocket Climax

I should really do a post on geared steam engines. In the meantime, have a look at this Climax logging engine. Photo by cjphotohound.

Friday, November 24, 2006 at 10:13 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Gare du Nord

A striking, black-and-white photo of Paris’s Gare du Nord at night. The Gare du Nord is one of six train stations serving the city, and is the terminus for trains heading to northern France, the UK (Eurostar), Belgium and the Netherlands (Thalys). Photo by Yann G.

Thursday, November 23, 2006 at 6:56 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Lokomotywownia

An engine house in Częstochowa, Poland. Photo by fife.devil.

Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 10:01 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Clio Trestle

Eight — count ’em — eight UP locomotives pull a train across the Clio Trestle in 1995. Photo by Matt (mistergoleta).

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 6:48 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Scratchbuilt Locomotive

It occurs to me that I should be posting model railroad photography as well, when I find it. There are two remarkable things about this model: one, it’s scratchbuilt; two, it’s in Proto:87, a set of fine-scale standards even more exacting than HO. Photo by renegourley.

Monday, November 20, 2006 at 8:07 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Ghost Train

A long exposure along a Czech railway at night. Photo by stevacek.

Friday, November 17, 2006 at 10:37 pm

Daily Flickr Photo: Over the Hill

The oncoming CN train is half a mile away. (Being a CN train, it’s 50-50 whether it’ll still be on the tracks when it gets here.) Photo by †JDAWG†.

Friday, November 17, 2006 at 12:03 am

Daily Flickr Photo: SP&S 700

A night shot of Spokane, Portland and Seattle #700, a 4-8-4 Northern, in Salem, Oregon. Photo by Paul Vernon Photography.