One of the daily steel / coil trains is en route east, to Norfolk Southern's Burns Harbor yard, on the westward main of the Chicago Line.
NS P77 gets a signal at Tryon St, and is told to get through there quick as a hot Amtrak 92 (6 and a half hours late on the CSX trackage in the foreground) was minutes away.
"The Vernon Fields"
A pair of Guilford painted geeps struggle to make speed with a heavy train of LPG stretched out across the open fields of Vernon, VT. The train is run... (more)
Five locomotives are shoving hard on Q261 at Foley as CSX 6211 brings up the rear. I guess Cumberland just threw whatever they wanted into helper service.
"Pulling Down the Lead"
A pair of Guilford painted GP40-2s pull a heavy cut of propane gas down towards the signal at the west end of the yard. These two geeps will soon ... (more)
"The Connecticut Job"
A pair of ex-Conrail GP40s lead a southbound local from East Deerfield Yard to Plainville, CT. Shortly after the train starts its trip south they pa... (more)
The power off 258 sits in the NS River yard with one of the most unique units on the CP roster. 4653 is a former B&M GP40-2 and was still in its Gulliford paint for many years until it was finally... (more)
After doing work at Effingham, IL, the engineer on CSX St. Louis Line local J729 20 has the throttle notched highly with 64 cars bound for Rose Lake Yard in East St. Louis, IL. Guarding the train'... (more)
A pair of GP40-2's give a push to a westbound freight as it passes through Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado.
Spring has arrived, but it's still a winter wonderland in the front range as the Rio Grande Ski Train approaches Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado.
"Work Train on the P&D"
A lone GP40-2 has the honors of powering a work train at Gillette Station. The NJ Transit track department crews on the scene taking inventory of ... (more)
Tied down for the weekend.
An extra service moves rolls through North Elizabeth behind a GP40-2.
Having just given a roll-by inspection to the Tropicana train, R410's conductor is about to board his train and continue north.
A pair of IHB GP40-2s lead NA11 west through Franklin Park, approaching the east end of Bensenville yard.