RAILROAD SIGNALStof the U.S.
CSX's Acca yard at night, formerly the RF&P's southern terminus in Richmond VA, from the I-195 overpass
If you're travelling (mostly) somewhere east of the Mississippi, see if I have a guide for you at my www.railfanguides.us site
Bienvenue. Pour tous ceux qui sont en train de visiter mon site. Je suis désole, mais je ne maîtrise pas la langue Française pour pouvoir traduire mes pages en Français. Mais il existe un excellent site sur la signalisation canadienne et américaine par Martin Lévesque à: http://regle105.quebectrain.com/
Please note: This and
all of my pages are done with Frontpage, a Microsoft product.
If you use a non-uS browser such as Mozilla or Firefox, I can not guarantee that you will see the pages the way I designed them.....
My mailbox post, and yes, it's lit at night.
A beautiful shot of the Shuttle fly-by in Washington DC on Tuesday April 18th, 2012...
Thanks to Sunil Gupta for the photo, below is a link to his website for more great pictures like this!
Sunil uses a Nikon D200 with an 80-400 lens.
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Steam is returning to the Northern
Projected start-up date is soon....
Continuum returns this Friday on SyFy :-)
Many more events at: http://www.railserve.com/events/railfan_excursions.html
Taken on National Train Day 2012 on the way back from Staten Island after taking pictures of the SIRT, oooops, SIR
I don't usually post links to videos,
but here's a couple you gotta see...
How close can you put a vegetable market to a railroad track????? http://www.wimp.com/vegetablemarket/
When was the last time you saw 37 prime movers in a train? http://www.youtube. com/watch? v=7MonfXuKuDU
A quick commentary on LED light bulbs, mostly by Lights of America: click here
Recent Additions and Updates
Please note, pictures are always needed to supplement my content, please send yours in!!!
Do you know what
"Live Steam" and "Live Diesel" is?
If not, click here
Aberdeen MD now has a railfan guide , and we're working on one for Havre de Grace
Guide to the Railroader's Museum in Altoona PA now up
Nice video of Pennsy PL signals
transplanted by the PC onto former NYC tracks in Indiana:
The Guide to Frederick MD has been updated with recent photos
Added pics of Flagg Coal Co #75 to the Walkersville Southern page
NEW railfan guide
But it's best secret isn't train oriented!
The NS Heritage Units look great! Check them out...
The one year tour is over, if you didn't see it, you missed it
Updated the towers page
Added pictures to the Harpers Ferry WV Railfan Guide
The Berea OH page has been moved and updated
NEW railfan guide to downtown Houston is now available
Check out the pictures added to the Hampstead MD railfan guide
NEW railfan guide to Kalamazoo MI
Charlotte NC Light Rail and Station Guide
is now on a new page
Updated with pictures of a SHOP TOUR from June 2010
Guides and/or maps for the following heavy
and light rail systems now available:
Ottawa's O-Train, St Louis, Dallas, Boston, Salt Lake City,
St Louis, Toronto, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Jose,
and a station by station guide to the Denver Light Rail... phew!
AND, America's newest light rail system, the Tide in Norfolk VA opened August 2011
Guide to the the National Capitol Trolley Museum
the South Bend IN Railfan Guide has been updated and moved
Railfan Guide has been moved and 150+ pics added
Go get your own pictures before the PL signals and ALTO tower disappear!
The tower is still there, missing the ALTO, sign, but the PL's are GONE! :-(
Deshler and North Baltimore OH
My Railfan Guides are slowly being
Want to chat, my email is here
If you're into Planes, please check out these two great websites:
Sunil's website: http://www.lockonaviation.net/ He's seriously into this stuff like I'm into trains!
Ken's website for classic planes: http://www.planesofthepast.com/
In case you're wondering, I use
do my screen captures,
Check them out, it's a great program!
I try to live my life in a good way,
trying my best to be considerate of others, and not screwing them over...
There are people out there that do not care about you and me the same way,
So, if you're looking for a cable box to buy outright and avoid paying the high rental fees that Comcast, Verizon and others charge,
Please check out this page before you buy to avoid one scam,
Especially noteworthy, they are now trying to sell you a generator that "makes free electricity",
But it takes a 50HP motor (37.3 KW) to produce 30 KW!
Note: my pages are
"done" using Frontpage, so if you use a non
Microsoft browser (as 64% of you do),
you may not see the page exactly the way I designed it.
Here are some interesting stats (from both of my sites) on visitors from 21JUL2012:
Please note, we have moved on from SITEMETER
to GOOGLE ANALYTICS
Sitemeter was not maintaining the account and stats have remained stagnant for the past 6 months!
Last revised 06/05/2013