We're on the Extra 2002 East on the eastward track between Doylestown and Fall River meeting the Extra CN 5041 West on the westward track. Meets like this were common place back in the Milwaukee R... (more)
A Detroit Edison SD40 leads a pair of GE units on an empty coal train through Walbridge. Tom Bowers photo
What appears to be a seriously overpowered train likely dropped most of its cars at Montreal Yard (now called Taschereau Yard) and is bringing the piggyback and container cars to the Turcot Piggyb... (more)
Newly- instituted CP/D&H train 557 takes a few intermodal loads north through South Philadelphia. The first leg of its journey was on former PRR tracks – new territory for the CP as its new interm... (more)
The Reading and Chessie System had run-through services to Allentown, Pennsylvania in pre-Conrail days. Here a Chesapeake & Ohio SD40 waits for its return assignment at Bethlehem Engine Terminal.
Canadian National Railway SD40 #5170 and #5196 are waiting for departure in the Jasper station.
A Western Maryland SD40 is going solo up the Potomac Valley in the spring of 1981. No. 7570 was built as the WM 7470 in 1966.
A very early Conrail mixed freight descends the mountain grade east towards Altoona as a westbound train with helpers climbs upgrade in the distance.
The mid eighties was a colorful time for CSX made of various roads and you never knew what might be leading a train. On this day a trio of Chessie painted SD's lead a northbound out of Louisville ... (more)
Right behind the Red Baron on the previous train, CNJ SD40 3066 in the standard blue paint leads a train off the CNJ and onto the Reading toward Philadelphia. R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
My father and I were spending the morning at the Bound Brook station when this westbound with the "Red Baron" leading passed through. We raced out to Bridgewater to photograph the train... (more)
CN train #340 had some issues and stalled climbing out of the Mississippi River Valley east of Savanna. So a BNSF Northtown to Chicago train had to cut their power and push the train up the grade.... (more)
UP SD40 3096 and SD40-2 3569
No doubt where this photo was taken on the former T&P near Van Horn in wild West TX westbound heading for El Paso.
A trio of six motors lead a westbound freight as it accelerates after changing crews in Jefferson City, MO.