A westbound Marquette to Mason City freight train battles the curves and the grade out of the Mississippi River Valley west of Marquette. Here the train is about to MP 11 as the top is around MP 1... (more)
Here we see IMRL 4th Sub action in the form of this westbound Marquette to Mason City freight train. The train has alittle of everything for extra power from eastbounds that setout power due to th... (more)
A southbound Kansas City Southern grain train by EMD SD40 No. 633 crosses the elegant concrete viaduct over Gregory Boulevard passing through Swope Park while leaving Kansas City, Missouri, on Sep... (more)
Already stripped of its headlight and numberboards, the end is near for this former Southern SD40. Meanwhile, it’s busines as usual for its Corman owned cousins in the background, the brace of SD’... (more)
A SD40 and GP30 are seen MUed as a consist outside of the Soo Line's two-stall roundhouse in Gladstone, Michigan. Tom Golden photo.
A southbound Kansas City Southern grain train departs Kansas City, Missouri, at Air Line Junction led by EMD SD40 No. 633 on the morning of September 15, 1990.
CN 5090 has its new crew on board and will get underway momentarily. Its hotshot freight is holding up the arrival of the Super Continental, whose headlight is visible behind this train. No matter... (more)
A C&NW freight featuring a block of wood chip loads behind the power, rolls east through Eau Claire just minutes away from arriving at Altoona Yard. this stretch of track, part of UP's mainline be... (more)
CN 5215 crosses a bridge near Ambridge, WI in October of 1993. Ambridge is just south of Duluth/Superior. The CN only had 50 of these SD40's and it was nice to see one in the lead.
Train of TRANSAP railroad that transports chemicals and cellulose, with EMD SD40 locomotive, derail in Diuquin town, near Laja city. Only material damage fortunately, the railway workers were unin... (more)
A trio of six-axle EMDs leads a Family Lines pig train north on the former C&EI. Tom Golden photo.
Early morning greets Southern 3170 and 2594 as passengers begin to show up at the TVRR Museum Grand Junction Station for a trip on the Summerville Steam Special.
Santa Fe SD40 5004 leading 5 units on this eastbound manifest out of Cajon Pass, CA.
The MP service track is showing a nice representation of EMD power, as a GP50, SD40, and an ex Rock Island GP38-2 pose for the photographer. The days of this paint scheme are numbered as we are al... (more)
A well worn SD-40 leads a manifest out of Fort Spring Tunnel.