A colorful set of light Wheeling & Lake Erie SD40's (led by WE SD40-3 4001 at the opposite end of the consist) heads back to Brittain Yard, crossing N. Seiberling Street. Only 4001 wears a WE pai... (more)
Shooting snow over a setting sun: After a very early blizzard in October 1997, the eastern plains of Colorado were heavily drifted with snow. Union Pacific found that it needed to call the Cheyenn... (more)
Phabulous Phantom! The volcanic spires of Phantom Curve tower over a diminutive D&RGW C-18 Consolidation as she slowly plods westbound with a train of empty stockers headed for Chama. This... (more)
In one of the most oddball consist I have seen lately, an old Southern Railway, now Norfolk Southern GP38-2 leads a more modern Santa Fe, now BNSF SD75M on train A64.
CN 2454 & CN 5528 head west through Pointe-Claire with CN 309. The second car is a flatcar holding an unknown but very large load.
A southbound grain train is going onto single triack out in the country. Remember when you thought those C-boats would never go away? And the searchlight signals had been there forever? Well gue... (more)
CN 401 at Ste-Ambroise crossing with leading unit CN 1002 sublettered Illinois Central
Out for a little light ballast work on of the more interesting pieces of equipment in the inventory. I saw it in the distance and started looking at the sky to find that damn cloud. You know the... (more)
Iowa Interstate is back to working the Milan Branch during the daylight hours after a number of years of it being worked at night. The ex-Rock Island depot is now a coffee shop.
Sold to Progress Rail Locomotive, ex-BNSF 8147 has been re-leased back to the BNSF and received some crude patching before re-entering service. The original BN SD60M is paired with CITX 3085, a v... (more)
An R&N coal train full of Famous Reading Anthracite coal rolls through a crossing just north of Tamaqua, PA.
GMTX 3105 leading leased and home road power by recently cleared CPF385
Buffalo Pittsburgh Northbound train RISI breaks the silence in downtown Ridgway Pennsylvania.
Kinda nice early in a merger, not so hard to figure where every thing came from. Here a southbound rolls thru a great little town.