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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: 4,441,176
Locomotives:  165,906
Rolling Stock:  1,040,336
Locations:  29,939
What's New?
New Photo Albums
CSS Steeplecab #1014
   -Added 9/24/2017 11:16:01 AM
Colorado & Southern 2-8-2 #803
   -Added 9/24/2017 10:58:00 AM
Rock Island SD40-2 #4793
   -Added 9/24/2017 10:24:21 AM
A couple of Conrail F7A's - late 1970's
   -Added 9/24/2017 10:07:10 AM
Canadian Pacific 4-6-0's
   -Added 9/24/2017 7:10:55 AM
Wasn't expecting to see this.
   -Added 9/23/2017 9:13:15 PM
Arkadelphia Arkansas
   -Added 9/23/2017 8:18:19 PM
Georgia & Florida
   -Added 9/23/2017 7:06:45 PM
Howell Wye, Atlanta Ga.
   -Added 9/23/2017 6:54:18 PM
YN2 SD70MAC 4552
   -Added 9/23/2017 6:39:47 PM
Chicago & Eastern Illinois N-2 Class Mikados
   -Added 9/23/2017 3:57:05 PM
Baltimore & Ohio Doodlebug #6500
   -Added 9/23/2017 12:18:17 PM
B&O Lima-Hamilton LS-1200 #9384
   -Added 9/23/2017 11:59:15 AM
Out With the Old, In With the New
   -Added 9/23/2017 10:44:55 AM
BO 2-8-2 #4575 Boiler Explosion
   -Added 9/23/2017 10:02:30 AM
A Collection of Baltimore & Ohio 0-6-0's
   -Added 9/23/2017 9:05:14 AM
July 2017 Vacation Part 2 Pennsylvania
   -Added 9/23/2017 8:43:54 AM
Assorted Burlington Northern "Green Machines"
   -Added 9/23/2017 8:01:01 AM
BN Cabless B30-7AB units
   -Added 9/23/2017 7:05:14 AM
Graffiti
   -Added 9/22/2017 11:22:31 PM
Congratulations.
   -Added 9/22/2017 10:14:43 PM
Boston & Maine 4-6-0 #2108
   -Added 9/22/2017 5:31:38 PM
Omaha 09/14/2017 vol 1.
   -Added 9/22/2017 5:24:30 PM
Boston & Maine 0-8-0 #652
   -Added 9/22/2017 5:17:21 PM
BM F3A #4228
   -Added 9/22/2017 4:49:00 PM
B&LE Caboose 1981 - Bi-centennial
   -Added 9/22/2017 4:38:22 PM
W- 081 Ballast / Stone Train
   -Added 9/22/2017 3:43:08 PM
Brooklyn Eastern District Terminal 0-6-0ST #15
   -Added 9/22/2017 12:43:14 PM
BC Railway Coach Cars - 1975
   -Added 9/22/2017 12:14:22 PM
Council Bluffs 09/14/2017
   -Added 9/22/2017 11:50:43 AM
NKP 765
   -Added 9/22/2017 10:21:51 AM
Trains of California 2017
   -Added 9/22/2017 9:51:46 AM
BAR 4-6-2 #251 - Last Steamer
   -Added 9/22/2017 9:06:12 AM
BAR #68 Boiler Explosion
   -Added 9/22/2017 8:52:43 AM
BAR 4-6-0 #55
   -Added 9/22/2017 8:42:45 AM
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Updated Photo Albums
Dash 8 locomotives
   -Updated 9/24/2017 11:39:46 AM
GEVO variations
   -Updated 9/24/2017 11:34:41 AM
Boxcars
   -Updated 9/24/2017 11:27:45 AM
NS Harrisburg Division
   -Updated 9/24/2017 10:08:13 AM
NS SD70ACe's
   -Updated 9/24/2017 10:07:14 AM
NS SD70M-2's
   -Updated 9/24/2017 10:06:51 AM
NS ES44AC's
   -Updated 9/24/2017 10:05:51 AM
CSX - Saginaw Subdivision
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:48:30 AM
TAD Amtrak
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:42:22 AM
TAD's lease, loaner, or in transit engines
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:35:36 AM
TADs Conrail Shared Assets
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:23:44 AM
Buckingham Branch RR
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:23:21 AM
TADs wrapped & ad banner equipment
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:22:41 AM
Amtrak in Ashland
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:22:21 AM
TADs Reading 92857 caboose restoration
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:21:44 AM
Dave's Favorite Stations
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:20:53 AM
Northeast Corridor
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:19:01 AM
CXS Ashland, VA
   -Updated 9/24/2017 9:14:59 AM
Conrail - NS - Portland, PA MetEd Gen Station
   -Updated 9/24/2017 8:07:53 AM
Conrail - Oak Island Yard
   -Updated 9/24/2017 8:01:12 AM
BCR Memories - October 1989
   -Updated 9/24/2017 7:51:39 AM
NYS&W - D&H : The Directed Service Years - 1988 - 1989
   -Updated 9/24/2017 7:37:27 AM
Northeast and Central WI, Summer 2017
   -Updated 9/24/2017 3:19:47 AM
Thilmany Pulp and Paper Freight Cars
   -Updated 9/24/2017 3:17:28 AM
Fresno & Tehachapi
   -Updated 9/24/2017 1:35:17 AM
Rock Island
   -Updated 9/24/2017 1:10:19 AM
South Texas Sep 2017
   -Updated 9/23/2017 11:16:28 PM
2017 Train Photographs
   -Updated 9/23/2017 10:40:14 PM
SD70ACE/SD70BB.
   -Updated 9/23/2017 10:12:04 PM
Pictures
   -Updated 9/23/2017 9:54:16 PM
1995 Scans - CMP
   -Updated 9/23/2017 9:46:14 PM
HOPPERS FECHADOS
   -Updated 9/23/2017 9:09:23 PM
Norfolk Southern "Heritage" units
   -Updated 9/23/2017 8:40:02 PM
2017 Around Montreal Quebec Canada.
   -Updated 9/23/2017 8:15:33 PM
Amtrak - Pass Cars (Steam)
   -Updated 9/23/2017 8:08:03 PM
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