A Mobile-bound extra freight passes through Montgomery's hotspot - the GM&O tower near Bell Street which saw trains of L&N, ICG, SCL and WofA.
Inbound and outbound power is a zoo of models today. SD20 SD24 still in Southern paint, ex GM&O GP30 to. Back when if you stayed out of the way they just waved.
GSMR GP30 #2467 leads the Tuckasegee River excursion train into Dillsboro, NC.
Just as this Jordan Spreader, running east on the Craig Branch, approached the east switch of Dorsey Siding and the US40 highway crossing where I was standing, the operator raised the two lower pl... (more)
Pennsylvania Northeastern L160 is coming back down to Lansdale from Telford with New Hope & Ivyland EMD GP30 2198 leading the train LHF at the 341 Signal. NHRR 2198 is currently filling in for PN ... (more)
Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Soo GP30 700 is teamed up with DM&IR SD18 193 as the pair heads along the north shore of Lake Superior toward Two Harbors where they will switch stored propane tank... (more)
"Pausing in the Center"
Raritan Central RC2 is returning to the yard as it crosses Sweetwater Drive.
The 1979 Pacific Railroad Society "Mountain Outin" passenger special was run up the steeper south track from Cajon Siding to Cajon Summit, and in the process, pretty much tied up the rai... (more)
Behind the Evangeline Farmer's Co-Op in Ville Platte, Louisiana, sits an Acadiana Railway Geep 30 along with former Santa Fe caboose 999814. AKDN 3018 is ex Rio Grande DRGW 3018.
A variety of Rio Grande and one SP diesel locomotives at the diesel service area in Denver.
Raritan Central crew switches the Northfield Industrial Track at Raritan Center. GP30 No. 5 is a former B&O locomotive.
This Geep 30 was built for the Union Pacific as UP 701 in 1963. Still together after 55 years (but not moving), AKDN 701 resides at S&I Locomotive Services in Opelousas, Louisiana.
The weather the past week has had mornings filled with fog making the Iowa landscape fairly frosty. I lucked into the Iowa River heading north to do interchange work with the CN near Ackley. The p... (more)