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Welcome to Railroad Picture Archives!

Front Page Pic This site contains a large collection of railroad pictures.  You will find photographs of many different railroads!   Browse the collection by locomotives present in the photograph, by the location the photograph was taken, or by locomotive model.  Visit the contributor sites to see the collection of an individual contributor.

Check out our interactive U.S. railroad map!  Each location a photograph was taken will appear on the map as a red dot.  You can zoom in and out to see detailed track configurations all across the U.S.  Registered users will have access to our U.S. Traffic Density map. Quickly find the busiest lines near you!

Traffic Density Map 2011 data update!  

newNew Feature: Heritage Units!  The locomotive search tool has been enhanced to support searching for heritage locomotives.  Follow the link to the locomotive search, type in heritage in the tag field and search!  More locomotive tags will be added in the future.

Want to contribute?  It's free!  First register for a user account by clicking on the 'Register' link on the left.  Once you have registered simply log into the site and click the Contribute link and follow the simple instructions!

The editors of this site will be selecting the best and most interesting photos as they come onto the site.  Each photo that is selected as an editors pick will have a red award icon visible on the top of the picture view page.  You can see the most recent editors picks by selecting the Editors' Picks link from the menu on the left.

You can see the contributor's favorite photos by going to the Contributor Picks link on the left.  On the Contributor's individual site, their picks will be accessible through the My Picks Link.  Each photo that is selected as an contributor pick will have a green award icon visible on the top of the picture view page.

Want to see the most recent photos added to the site all in one screen?  Click the Newest Photos at the top left and see all photos added to the site within a specified number of days.  This is a great way to see all of the newest photos on one page!

 
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Select one of the links from the menu on the left to begin browsing the collection.
 
Site Stats
Photos: 3,684,835
Locomotives:  147,583
Rolling Stock:  867,519
Locations:  28,217
What's New?
New Photo Albums
Galveston Railroad
   -Added 10/25/2014 10:22:45 PM
Timberrock Railroad
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:59:11 PM
CVSR, a look at the Bike Car & crew.
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:55:15 PM
Foreign Units and a Damaged P080
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:48:23 PM
Brainerd
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:26:18 PM
Railfanning Boone IA
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:26:00 PM
Baxter
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:20:14 PM
Fall in the Cuyahoga Valley...
   -Added 10/25/2014 8:53:35 PM
Clear Lake
   -Added 10/25/2014 8:50:29 PM
Texas International Terminals switchers; #TXXX and no #; Galveston, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 8:45:37 PM
BNSF Monticello Subdivision
   -Added 10/25/2014 8:35:03 PM
UP Galveston Yard operations; Galveston, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 8:01:11 PM
CSX Selkirk Yard & Selkirk Subdivision
   -Added 10/25/2014 7:35:21 PM
BNSF West, Middle & Valley Yard operations; Galveston, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 7:22:48 PM
An Afternoon at Cove, Pa.
   -Added 10/25/2014 6:56:04 PM
Wabash Valley Derailment
   -Added 10/25/2014 6:31:07 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Galveston Subdivision; BNSF 4131 nb @ MP 6.41 - Gulf Fwy rd; Tiki Island, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 5:59:08 PM
Vintage Motivepower
   -Added 10/25/2014 5:56:17 PM
BNSF Gulf D Galveston SD; 4131 nb @ MP 5.2 - Galveston Vertical Lift Bridge; Galveston, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 5:21:32 PM
IC Eldorado District
   -Added 10/25/2014 5:10:18 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Galveston SD; BNSF 4131 (nb) @ MP 3.53 - 77th St gc (West Yard); Galveston, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 3:42:09 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Houston Subdivision; BNSF 4811, UP 9297 (sb) @ MP 168.46 - FM 977 gc; Flynn, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 3:11:15 PM
Atoka
   -Added 10/25/2014 3:09:17 PM
The perfect way to cap off a quick evening of railfanning.
   -Added 10/25/2014 3:00:27 PM
BNSF Gulf D Houston SD, meet in the rain 1078 (nb) - MP 168.46 - FM 977 gc; Flynn, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 2:37:25 PM
BNSF Gulf D Houston SD; meet in the rain 8915, 9576, 8568 (DPU), 9071 (DPU) (sb) @ MP 168.46 - FM 97
   -Added 10/25/2014 2:10:32 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Houston Subdivision; NS 9481, BNSF 1101 (nb) - MP 170.88 - CR 418 gc; Flynn, TX
   -Added 10/25/2014 1:46:49 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Houston Subdivision; 8987, 8468, 9694, 8406 (DPU), 8407 (DPU) @ MP 170.88 - CR
   -Added 10/25/2014 1:08:34 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Houston Subdivision; BNSF 8224, CREX 1212 (sb) @ MP 168.46 - FM 977 gc; Flynn,
   -Added 10/25/2014 12:58:15 PM
Quadrant Gate & EOT trails
   -Added 10/25/2014 12:40:48 PM
UCRY equipment in CT
   -Added 10/25/2014 11:03:40 AM
PRSX 390 Gondola
   -Added 10/25/2014 9:24:23 AM
Prairie Central
   -Added 10/25/2014 1:50:56 AM
1970s under ex-PRR wires
   -Added 10/24/2014 11:34:56 PM
BNSF Gulf Division / Houston Subdivision; 9125, 9835, 9406 (DPU), 8937 (DPU) @ MP 151.56 - SH 21 / U
   -Added 10/24/2014 10:50:29 PM
   more...
 
Updated Photo Albums
Clinchfield 2014
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:53:31 PM
NS AGS North District
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:48:46 PM
Central Missouri Pictures
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:42:46 PM
NS Anniston District
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:41:58 PM
Diesel-Electric - ABQ
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:33:23 PM
NS East End District
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:12:21 PM
CSX 2014
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:05:47 PM
West Chester Railroad
   -Updated 10/25/2014 10:01:10 PM
Calera & Shelby Railroad Museum (Heart Of Dixie)
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:53:53 PM
KCS Freight Cars
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:48:28 PM
Streamliners Event 2014
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:44:04 PM
Canadian Pacific
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:39:34 PM
MARC/Maryland Transit Administration
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:37:07 PM
NS Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:21:36 PM
Leased Locomotive Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:10:18 PM
ILSX Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:09:19 PM
CEFX Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:08:11 PM
CSX Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:07:14 PM
UP Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:05:37 PM
BNSF Motive Power
   -Updated 10/25/2014 9:04:01 PM
NS - Wabash Line
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:59:21 PM
Amtrak 2014
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:58:37 PM
Soo Line Rolling Stock
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:50:40 PM
Alberta Grain Cars
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:46:17 PM
CRYX Cryo-Trans Reefers
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:43:00 PM
Interesting rolling stock in 2014
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:41:12 PM
Fairwater
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:40:27 PM
Rolling stock album
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:40:02 PM
UP Chicago service unit
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:30:51 PM
Norfolk Southern "Heritage" units
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:30:26 PM
Germantown and Collierville
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:29:32 PM
CSX RF&P Subdivision
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:24:36 PM
2014 Summer Trip to the USA.
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:23:39 PM
Random boxcars
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:20:39 PM
Passenger Cars
   -Updated 10/25/2014 8:10:48 PM
   more...
 

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