Early Conrail eastbound manifest freight with CNJ Red Baron 3067 SD40 trailing unit speeds past Leaman Place, the interchange with the Strasburg Rail Road.
It's and exciting day on the Lacrosse Division at least for Frank Bottoni Jr.and myself. Our pool turn has been called at Portage this morning to go east on a combined 262/264 with the brand new 3... (more)
Eastbound SP reefer train crossing Rio Grande River into El Paso
Three warbonnet GP60Ms lead a Santa Fe 991 train through Antioch, CA, just as the suns comes up over the horizon. To the right of the hotshot is Sando siding, where many a meet was made between Sa... (more)
Two EL SDP-45's and a GP-35 are on the head end of a D&H northbound freight waiting in the siding for a meet. Unfortunately my notes say it is only north of Binghamton but not the exact location.
Two GMD FP7's on service track to Glen Yards at Westmount Station on February 05, 1966.
Santa Fe red and silver FP45 No. 98 leads a long pig train up the steep grade at Woodford, CA. The morning fog hasn't yet burned off, and the 98 looked like phantom apparition when it appeared fro... (more)
Mother nature has taken over the yard in North Conway as a short local freight prepares to leave town. DI-1/ID-2 was a turn from Dover to Intervale but usually terminated at North Conway. By thi... (more)
IC E9 next to a PC IH A2382 pick up truck just south of Chicago Union Station.....could be under the St.Charles Airline.
Fresh from the Angus Shops paint booth in the CP Rail Multimark scheme this SW1200RS is pulling a long cut of cars out of the St. Luc Departure Yard. CP had 72 SW1200RS's, referred to as Branch L... (more)
SP 8897 blasts out of tunnel 5 as SP 8634 waits in the siding. Eastbound trains coming out of this tunnel usually produced quite a lot of exhaust, as seen by this slow moving train.
As the evening shadows engulf the low reaches of Franklin Canyon, Santa Fe 2906 West drops down from the summit through Christie.
A panned photo of the nose of Soo Line EMD SD40-2 No. 6602 leading an eastbound train through Brookfield, Wisconsin, during the blue hour amid snowstorm on the eve of December 3, 1990.
A Soo Line SD40/SD40-2 duo leads D&H 266 into Oak Island Yard. During the mid-90s it was not uncommon to see Soo Line units mixed with CP and even D&H power on this train. In the distance, a bra... (more)
A westbound grain train, led by UP 3706, has stopped at the Union Pacific main office building located just east of the Los Angeles yard as storm clouds build.