A pair of grey ghosts lead this loaded limestone train up Proctor Hill at a snail's pace as the leader experiences some problems.
Tshiuetin Rail Transportation getting ready for another trip to Sept Īles Quebec some 359 miles to the south. Part of the crew are talking to representatives from Transport Canada.
Phil and Jim roll into North Bay with southbound 214 lead by sister SD40-2's 1735 and 1734
Conrail OI-16 detours westbound on the Lehigh Line, passing the inbound "Orange Juice Train (CSX Q740) at CP Newark. OI-16 would normally head south out of Oak Island Yard onto the Garden St... (more)
Fronted by an ex-Santa Fe yellowbonnet SD40-2, a line of power waits to be broken up, including the NS 1073, Norfolk Southern's Penn Central heritage unit which came into the yard on the point of ... (more)
To the untrained eye, this may look like a disaster. A moving locomotive with no occupant, but to those of us who know, it's a rather cool operation to see. A man standing on the ground hundreds o... (more)
NS train A38 with 5 EMD's coming by Sloss Furnance in Birmingham. They were sounding great!
Out of Place
Conrail JR-2 (OI-16 Wednesday through Friday) takes the scenic route to Port Reading as tie replacement begins on the Garden State Secondary. The JR-2 will first picku... (more)
A pair of ex N&W SD40-2's shove a long cut of bare tables at Inman Yard.
The last csx train to photograph before the light turns to darkness.
A high hood SD40-2 gets a 117 car transfer moving up the steep grade from Mecaslin to Howell Tower.
A short hike up the steep slopes of the Oquirrh Mountains yielded this northwesterly view of Tooele Valley, the town of Erda, the Great Salt Lake, and Stansbury Island. An 84 car North Platte to L... (more)
CSX W999 coming through a downpour with a pair of GE Gas Turbines heading for Charleston, S.C.