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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 2014 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: 5,072,961
Locomotives:  182,931
Rolling Stock:  1,176,282
Locations:  31,562
What's New?
New Photo Albums
Dash-8 Deadline at CN Southern Yard - 28 Locomotives
   -Added 1/25/2021 1:02:58 PM
CSX 21
   -Added 1/25/2021 11:35:54 AM
SOU GP38AC #2862
   -Added 1/25/2021 11:22:45 AM
Frisco Caboose #7619
   -Added 1/25/2021 10:42:51 AM
South Texas Jan 2021
   -Added 1/25/2021 10:30:17 AM
Frisco Ballast Car #97148
   -Added 1/25/2021 10:16:34 AM
Rare Syndey & Louisburg 0-8-0 #85
   -Added 1/25/2021 9:52:37 AM
Rare RDG 2-8-8-2 #1821
   -Added 1/25/2021 9:08:15 AM
CSX St. Lawrence Sub 2021
   -Added 1/25/2021 8:52:37 AM
QNSL SD40 #206
   -Added 1/25/2021 8:33:11 AM
PRR 2-10-4's
   -Added 1/25/2021 7:56:07 AM
Double Heading Pair of PRR 2-10-2 Helpers
   -Added 1/25/2021 7:05:42 AM
Misc Reading Alco Units
   -Added 1/25/2021 5:25:19 AM
Reading Alco C424's - 1972-74
   -Added 1/25/2021 4:21:56 AM
DeWitt Yard
   -Added 1/24/2021 11:05:10 PM
UP 8963 leading CSXT U910-30
   -Added 1/24/2021 10:02:03 PM
CP Rail 2021
   -Added 1/24/2021 8:50:41 PM
Lycoming Valley 2021
   -Added 1/24/2021 8:31:20 PM
Chasing AB 4005.
   -Added 1/24/2021 6:37:05 PM
December 2020
   -Added 1/24/2021 5:28:12 PM
Jeff's Stuff
   -Added 1/24/2021 5:07:11 PM
CP 5946 on H38, September 30, 2020
   -Added 1/24/2021 4:22:12 PM
Railfanning with Will Newberry 12/12/20
   -Added 1/24/2021 4:20:02 PM
Railfanning with Will Newberry 12/5/20
   -Added 1/24/2021 3:26:57 PM
Sunday's Treats
   -Added 1/24/2021 3:26:43 PM
PRR 2-10-0 Decapod #4309
   -Added 1/24/2021 12:19:30 PM
Two Rare West Virginia Locos - Preston RR
   -Added 1/24/2021 11:20:01 AM
Coal dust Australia
   -Added 1/24/2021 10:27:50 AM
A Trio of PC GG1's
   -Added 1/24/2021 10:21:02 AM
A Pair of PC E44's
   -Added 1/24/2021 9:03:46 AM
PC E40 #4973
   -Added 1/24/2021 8:50:21 AM
A Pair of PC E33's
   -Added 1/24/2021 8:25:59 AM
RBMN 2021
   -Added 1/23/2021 10:30:21 PM
boxcars
   -Added 1/23/2021 9:22:46 PM
CSX S&NA North and Nashville Subs 2021
   -Added 1/23/2021 8:57:55 PM
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Updated Photo Albums
Pasco to Spokane
   -Updated 1/25/2021 3:17:53 PM
NS 2021
   -Updated 1/25/2021 2:38:11 PM
Freight Cars and Cabooses
   -Updated 1/25/2021 2:09:11 PM
PRR: Pennsy Steam Locomotive Portraits 2
   -Updated 1/25/2021 1:55:11 PM
Bob Jordan ~ Passenger Stock
   -Updated 1/25/2021 1:07:03 PM
Bombardier (electric)
   -Updated 1/25/2021 12:29:15 PM
Locomotives
   -Updated 1/25/2021 12:20:13 PM
BNSF 2021
   -Updated 1/25/2021 11:51:56 AM
Railfanning Raleigh, N.C. in the 1980's
   -Updated 1/25/2021 11:32:07 AM
NS 2021
   -Updated 1/25/2021 11:30:12 AM
Steve's Freightcar Slides
   -Updated 1/25/2021 10:35:57 AM
Siemens ES64F4
   -Updated 1/25/2021 10:23:57 AM
Some "Heritage" units
   -Updated 1/25/2021 10:17:33 AM
AEX covered hoppers in CT vol 2
   -Updated 1/25/2021 9:27:03 AM
BFGX equipment in CT
   -Updated 1/25/2021 9:22:53 AM
German's Railway
   -Updated 1/25/2021 9:19:15 AM
JAMX equipment in CT
   -Updated 1/25/2021 9:18:29 AM
CSX St. Lawrence Sub 2020
   -Updated 1/25/2021 8:50:06 AM
Track 2, Westbound Signals, Restricting, changing to Approach then Approach Limited CSX 5302, BNSF 3
   -Updated 1/25/2021 8:38:52 AM
Steve's Locomotive slides
   -Updated 1/25/2021 8:37:58 AM
January 2021 locomotives
   -Updated 1/25/2021 8:29:30 AM
Trains in Oklahoma (Fall 2017)
   -Updated 1/25/2021 8:17:20 AM
CSX Syracuse Area 2021
   -Updated 1/25/2021 7:54:25 AM
NS Pittsburgh Line
   -Updated 1/25/2021 4:33:14 AM
Northeast WI, Winter 2021
   -Updated 1/25/2021 3:53:26 AM
Northeast WI, Summer 2020
   -Updated 1/25/2021 3:50:20 AM
PRR: Pennsy Coal Power ~ 1900-2020
   -Updated 1/25/2021 12:50:58 AM
Ashley Rodriguez 2021 Rolling stock
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:44:33 PM
Ashley Rodriguez 2021 motive power
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:36:13 PM
Point of Rocks, Maryland Area Railfanning 2012-2013
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:17:23 PM
Roberts Bank (Deltaport)
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:10:47 PM
Conrail Robbinsville Industrial Track
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:04:14 PM
2012-02, Freight cars: other locations
   -Updated 1/24/2021 11:04:09 PM
Chesapeake & Ohio slide GP7/9s
   -Updated 1/24/2021 10:50:42 PM
Chesapeake & Ohio Rolling Stock
   -Updated 1/24/2021 10:48:24 PM
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