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!

Note:  This site is best viewed in Internet Explorer 6.0 or above.
Select one of the links from the menu on the left to begin browsing the collection.
Site Stats
Photos: 5,172,194
Locomotives:  184,961
Rolling Stock:  1,200,305
Locations:  31,744
What's New?
New Photo Albums
Port Jersey & Greenville
   -Added 7/27/2021 11:37:59 PM
March 2020
   -Added 7/27/2021 11:27:51 PM
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Indiana Harbor Belt
   -Added 7/27/2021 10:03:30 PM
A Stop in Port Clinton, PA
   -Added 7/27/2021 9:33:44 PM
Cedar Rapids, IA 7-27-2021
   -Added 7/27/2021 9:12:02 PM
NS - Roanoke District Road Trip (Day 1)
   -Added 7/27/2021 8:56:17 PM
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PRR: D.C. Jones ~> Trenton Locale Pix
   -Added 7/27/2021 5:34:45 PM
May 2021 in the Upper Midwest
   -Added 7/27/2021 12:35:24 PM
Roster Shots
   -Added 7/26/2021 11:10:51 PM
   -Added 7/26/2021 10:06:49 PM
It started yesterday.
   -Added 7/26/2021 9:38:13 PM
Biloxi, MS
   -Added 7/26/2021 8:58:04 PM
Cedar Rapids, IA 7-26-2021
   -Added 7/26/2021 8:46:35 PM
Jackson Street Roundhouse
   -Added 7/26/2021 4:43:43 PM
Friday and Saturday around La Crosse WI
   -Added 7/26/2021 3:39:59 PM
NS 62V East on Track 1
   -Added 7/26/2021 1:51:24 PM
Vic's photos
   -Added 7/26/2021 11:22:34 AM
BNSF's Butte Sub 2021 part 2
   -Added 7/26/2021 12:58:16 AM
Twin Cities 2021
   -Added 7/26/2021 12:26:07 AM
2021-01-24, coal cars
   -Added 7/26/2021 12:19:50 AM
CVSR in June
   -Added 7/25/2021 9:54:20 PM
Railfanning/Flying Trip 7/25/2021
   -Added 7/25/2021 8:08:30 PM
Cedar Rapids, IA 7-25-2021
   -Added 7/25/2021 7:41:47 PM
Wilton al
   -Added 7/25/2021 7:15:21 PM
   -Added 7/25/2021 4:23:57 PM
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Beyer Patton - Portland Light Rail
   -Added 7/25/2021 3:31:03 PM
St Louis Southwestern
   -Added 7/25/2021 2:58:09 PM
Occoquan Train Watching 7-15-2021
   -Added 7/25/2021 1:55:25 PM
Central Valley
   -Added 7/25/2021 12:35:53 PM
CVSR in July.
   -Added 7/25/2021 12:11:31 PM
Cedar Rapids, IA 7-24-2021 (Part 2)
   -Added 7/24/2021 8:37:49 PM
Wisconsin Central
   -Added 7/24/2021 7:32:47 PM
Updated Photo Albums
CP 2015-2021
   -Updated 7/28/2021 1:52:15 AM
BNSF Railfanning
   -Updated 7/28/2021 1:19:58 AM
Tampa A Line and Neve Spur
   -Updated 7/28/2021 12:51:48 AM
MoW Widgets & Critterz
   -Updated 7/28/2021 12:43:12 AM
Tampa AZA Line and Rockport Yard Terminal
   -Updated 7/28/2021 12:36:52 AM
Misc locations
   -Updated 7/28/2021 12:22:49 AM
Amtrak Passenger Service
   -Updated 7/28/2021 12:18:29 AM
Yeoman and Ucela Yards, Tampa
   -Updated 7/27/2021 11:51:15 PM
Febuary 2020
   -Updated 7/27/2021 11:20:07 PM
Mosaic MOCX Rolling Stock
   -Updated 7/27/2021 11:15:07 PM
TADs CSX K trains 2021
   -Updated 7/27/2021 10:23:59 PM
TADs CSX 2021
   -Updated 7/27/2021 10:22:38 PM
BNSF Locomotives
   -Updated 7/27/2021 9:54:52 PM
Freight cars tanks 3000
   -Updated 7/27/2021 9:51:19 PM
Syracuse, NY 2021
   -Updated 7/27/2021 9:25:58 PM
Finger Lakes Railway
   -Updated 7/27/2021 9:13:36 PM
NS ES44DC's / ES40DC's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 9:08:22 PM
CSX GP40's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:57:46 PM
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:57:12 PM
Carolina Coastal Railway (CLNA)
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:56:27 PM
Stations and RR structures
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:56:13 PM
Short Lines and Industrials
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:53:11 PM
CSX Road Slugs
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:52:36 PM
Yadkin Valley RR
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:52:14 PM
NS Piedmont Division Raleigh District
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:48:56 PM
NS SD60's / SD60I's / SD60M's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:48:13 PM
Freight cars Carbon black covered hoppers
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:47:21 PM
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NS D8-40CW's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:45:26 PM
CSX SD50 / SD50-2 / SD50-3's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:44:43 PM
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:42:34 PM
NS SD70's / SD70M's / SD75M's / SD70M-2's
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:41:58 PM
CSX Florence Division Charleston Subdivision
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:41:07 PM
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:35:33 PM
   -Updated 7/27/2021 8:20:38 PM

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