This is my first upload of a CSX unit on point, it was one of four CSX units visiting Albina Yard this morning. The locomotive sits with EMDX 1502, the Tier IV demo behind the engine house.
After always following in consist, i was finally able to catch the new Tier IV demonstrator upfront in Albina Yard.
Sundown grain train about to reach its final destination at Terminal 4 of Rivergate.
The Lake transfer leaves Albina Yard.
A flag burner along with CSX 4386, a SD40-3 rebuild and the new kid in town, EMDX 1503.
Power for the Albina-Lake Transfer moves past the UP signal department and a CA-11 bay window caboose. A Tidewater barge navigates the Willamette.
I dedicate this to Jeremiah Lietke who was able to attend the Bridge Pedal due to a case of strep throat. The annual event allows thousands of people to ride on the Fremont Bridge and a handful o... (more)
Portland & Western's daily Albany-Vancouver train makes a rather late run into Portland.
Where did the yellow go? Some foreign power form south of the border along with the east coast has invaded Union Pacific's Albina Yard. CSX 618 is one of the big radiator AC6000CW.
From the north end of Albina Yard, the CNW heritage unit is holding to enter the Yard. The train just arrived off the BNSF from Seattle.
#1413, a former CN GMD-1, heads south with a train bound for the Oaks Amusement Park.
Coming up to its final destination at Terminal Six, an empty auto rack train creeps over the Oregon Slough.
Some interesting units are hanging around behind the Albina engine house. UP 8949 has the new HTCR-6 trucks that are on the new EMD Tier IV demonstrator. UP 4058 is a recent repaint out of North L... (more)
EMDX 1503, one of the new EMD SD70ACe-T4 demo units has maid its way to Portland. Unfortunately it wasn't leading, but UP 8949 is unique as the locomotive has the new HTCR-6 trucks.
The Empire Builder departs Portland. With a loud hiss of steam from her cylinder cocks, the Portland to Spokane segment of Great Northern's Empire Builder gets underway in the Portland Yard... (more)