Amtrak Work Extra 535 heads south with 535, 534, PW 2006 and 522. The power is returning from spotting empty tie flats at Meriden Yard and is enroute back to the TLM (Track Laying Machine) which i... (more)
The elevator east of Montevideo, MN has a good looking ILSX switcher for power. The foggy windows bear witness to the fog that recently lifted out of the Minnesota River valley.
Drilling Out Lake Junction
Well... Not exactly "drilling out" Lake Junction yet ex-NS 2378 awaits pick up by the M&E at Lake Junction. The unit is planned to enter se... (more)
UPY 1324 (MP15DC) gets ready to pull empty fuel cans from the fuel island in the North Yard.
New Beginnings on the Morristown & Erie
One of three Norfolk Southern MP15DC's recently acquired by the Morristown & Erie sits at Lake Junction awaiting pick up. As of now thes... (more)
CITX 1537 ( ex NS 2406 ) sit outside the paint shop awaiting shipment to its new owner. The units were traded for CITX SD90MACs
A pair of 3M switcher work a cut of hoppers at Granite Mountain quarry in Little Rock.
This morning, the Sanitation District of Chicago ran a public education tour for local municipal agencies. For the occasion, they brought out their MP15 (which was repainted into this blue and whi... (more)
NS switch job TC01 is approaching E 42nd St in southern Chattanooga, TN with four cars in tow.
Always somewhat elusive, a Lake Erie, Franklin & Clarion coal train loads at the mine at Strattanville, Pennsylvania. Two-thirds of the latter-day LEF&C roster of two SW1500’s and four MP15DC’s is... (more)
Norfolk Southern Local AB07 heads South through 64th Street in Woodlawn, AL. On their way to drop off cars at North Yard in Birmingham, AL. With a trio of NS MP15DC's for power
NWP 1501 leads the Southbound Petaluma Turn thru Rowland in Novato after some switching in Petaluma.
Norfolk Southern Local AB07 is seen here dropping off cars at North Yard for BNSF at 32nd Street in Birmingham, AL. Before heading back to Norris Yard with a trio of NS MP15DC's
Were it not for the UP heavy in the background you would think this photo could have been taken 25 years ago. In fact it was taken last year, when finding two or three MP15 units in the North Yar... (more)
GMTX "3M" units 207 and 205 switch cover hoppers filled with sand south of Little Rock near Granite Mountain. Notice the protective covering over the radiators to keep the sand from gett... (more)