Skirting the ex-Southern Pacific coast line along the Carpentaria Bluffs, Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight lives up to its namesake as it heads toward its next station stop of Santa Barbara.
Batting upgrade into Woodford, BNSF 8375 and five other units lug a solid train of M1-Abrams tanks up Tehachapi as the head-end approaches the old Southern Pacific water tower base - one of three ... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Pennsylvanian, train 42, cruises along the Juniata River on an overcast morning in Thompsontown, Pennsylvania.
Amtrak operates one train in each direction daily between New Y... (more)
It's not every day you get to see an ex-ATSF unit, a GP7 at that, sharing the same rails with today's Union Pacific railroad operations. As the skies begin to clear from the morning, costal overca... (more)
Destined to Southwark Yard (CN), St Lawrence & Atlantic #393 exercices trackage rights over Canadian National at Beloeil.
Central Maine & Quebec Job #2 rest in the yard before departure for Maine.
Rare eastbound loaded grain train to Mexico is detouring to Shreveport then on south to Beaumont, then to Laredo.
A Canadian National EMD SD50 leads a mixed freight north out of CN's Harrison Yard southwest of downtown Memphis.
At Adirondack Jct, Canadian Pacific ethanol train #650 leaves the Island of Montreal behind as it just passed the Seaway. DPU is CP 9719.
A suburban train from Chateau-Thierry to Paris crosses the river Marne at Nanteuil
While some locals might have thought there was a fire in town after seeing a constant plume of smoke rise into the sky, the crew of this morning's LOL30 knew it was one of their aging GP's. Having... (more)
Traffic JamPA Route 36 is a busy secondary highway, as it is the primary route between Altoona and Roaring Spring. The Everett Railroad crosses it in East Freedom, and every time it... (more)
The World Famous Horseshoe CurveGrain train 50T wraps around the valley on the Horseshoe Curve. Built by the Pennsylvania Railroad and opened to traffic in 1854, Horseshoe Curve fil... (more)