Keepin' things unlevel: The LTEX GP40 that lead the unit asphalt train to the unloading area leans into the scrap facility's switch to allow the train to shove back 5 more cars. It was inte... (more)
The inaugural Martin-Marietta unit train over the entire 78 mile route of the Blacklands Railroad crosses the bridge over Highway 50 in Commerce. Of note is the "Cotton Belt Route" still... (more)
After about 50 years on ATSF, a dignified retirement to sunny Texas, a new outfit and light part time work. Not a bad gig.
The inaugural Martin-Marietta unit train over the entire 78 mile route of the Blacklands Railroad marches up grade near the community of Neylandville on the pleasant spring afternoon. Originating ... (more)
A neat combination switching local industries.
ex-Mopac and Rock Island geeps power this UP local
A peaceful morning on the bank of the Colorado River is rattled to life by the passing of the Smithville Local.
Railroad officials and First Responders work the derailment scene.