I guess that hello wave is now....Good Bye!
My son gets off an Amtrak after his very first mainline train ride. (Stacey Whitman photo)
Three locomotives with three different paint schemes idle at the point of mixed freight in the Niangua siding.
The Southbound Carolinian at speed headed towards Cary Amtrak Station.
NS 351 heads westbound from Raleigh to Linwood.
NS E49 makes its daily journey eastbound for Chocowinity. This mixed manifest freight passes through the rolling hills of the inner coastal plain outside Princeton, NC.
A set of SD40-2R yard units make their way to the edge of Springfield Yard passed several coal trains.
The final Blue Unit Circus Train departs Raleigh headed southward towards Hamlet on the former Seaboard Coast Line. This train will turn east then head north on the former Atlantic Coast Line.
Ex-Cons on the RunA trio of ex-Conrail SD60Is leads a empty PPLX unit train down the Nittany & Bald Eagle Railroad towards Tyrone. This stretch of railroad began life as the Bald Ea... (more)
A pair of GP60's head east passing under the former Michigan Central coaling tower in Michigan City on a cold winter morning.
Amtrak 75 runs through a snow storm on its way to Charlotte.
Southbound stacks bounds for El Paso and beyond sweep around a curve in great setting sunlight.
Several trains (including two of the Eco units hiding behind the line of boxcars) await their next assignment in a small Atlanta railyard on a foggy morning.
.......Adam Farence Photo.
At one of the crossing loops en route on the Rocky Mountaineer from Vancouver to Kamloops, we crossed a loaded CN grain train led by 2444 and another CN locomotive that I have not got notes of. Th... (more)