Shades of the old Milwaukee Road......we've got a couple of GP40's for power. Looks like we're almost ready to go east with what appears to be the Wisconsin Valley train. Sand cars on the head end... (more)
Northbound Nitrin Local climbs up off the BN Industrial past John Deere and is about to get on CP territory at the East Moline station sign.
The black CN wedge plow leads RLK 4001, GEXR 3030 and RLK 4095 over the bridge at St. Marys, Ontario while clearing the western portion of the Guelph subdivision of snow.
Loads south, empties north – That’s the prevalent flow for the main commodity of coal on the Clinchfield. That rule is illustrated here as two trains meet at the passing siding near Gray, Tennesse... (more)
The whine of dynamic brakes fills the air as Ed Ferguson and Ed Jr. (EJ) greet SLR 394 coming down off Bloomfield Hill at N. Stratford. Leader GP40 3102, built Oct. 67 for NYC shows one of the cha... (more)
Nary a leaf is astir in the oppressive August heat as Kansas City Southern GP40 761 heads up this inbound freight at Dallas. KCS is a road of many colors and the situation in 1987 is in flux with ... (more)
Looking like a model railroader's kitbashing project, Rock Island GP40 4710 sits in the deadline in North Little Rock, Arkansas, in May 1985. The deadline is made up of former Rock Island and Wes... (more)
CSX #6582 brings a train into Connellsville, PA on a nice June day in 1992 as a group of tubers navigates the Youghiogheny River.
A Pan Am ex Norfolk & Western GP high hood still in Guilford Rail System paint switches the Schenectady International plant on April Fool's Day. The unit is spotting 2 tank car loads at the chemic... (more)
Richmond Fredericksburg & Potomac GP40 123 leads a train at the railroad's yard in Alexandria, Virginia, on September 12th, 1986.
WC 3006 leads a quartet of GP 40's past the wig-wag at Van Dyne, WI as another train departs on the ex-CNW mainline in the background.
Over a year after Conrail’s formation, sighting a blue unit, especially in the lead, was a welcome change from the predominance of former Penn Central black. Here a freshly repainted GP40 leads an... (more)
A ragged quartet of war wagon EMDs straight out of the 1970's era clatter over Sacandaga Road on a cold and clear Saturday afternoon bound for Rotterdam Yard with a short train.
Fresh Blood (y-Nose)Waiting for its next assignment at Southern Pacific's Dolores Yard, in Carson, California, in September 1991, is Cotton Belt GP40R 7276. The locomotive rolled o... (more)