A former Seaboard System SD50 awaits to depart Barr Yard. Tom Golden photo.
CNW 7005 backs thru the WC (ex-Soo) crossing at Cameron, WI with an empty ore train in November of 1990. This train originated in Escanaba and took the south leg of the wye at Cameron. It then bac... (more)
A unit train of Silversides, loaded at Westmoreland Coal's Appalachia transloader and destined to Duke Power, approaches the signal at Big Stone Gap. The track in the foreground is CSX's connectin... (more)
At 3:05am, CSX 8531 north is seen breaking the silence as it leads IG4BP through downtown Lemont, IL.
A CSX coal train has reached the top of the Hagans Switchback and proceeds toward Big Stone Gap.
Heading Back West After Helping Train 14GNorfolk Southern’s crossing of the Allegheny Mountains west of Altoona requires a lot of helper sets. And on this line, those helpers are p... (more)
Bringing Up the RearNorfolk Southern train 60I.22, consisting of hoppers full of synthetic gypsum (a gray, powdery mineral) passes through Cassandra, Pennsylvania, on June 26, 2017.... (more)
An SD50 and SD40-3 lead an autorack train west under the NYC searchlight signals at the Depew Amtrak Station.
From the cab of a brand new LMS C40-8W, Conrail ALHB-6A approaches westbound at Prescott, PA with Conrail SD50 6803 leading that train.
An eastbound Conrail freight with two SD50's 6704 & 6726 and a Santa Fe GP35R 2856 at Buffalo, New York in September 1986.
Reading & Northern's blue SD50 takes a break from the Lehigh Gorge Scenic to lend a hand with a freight through Nesquehoning, PA.
The CSX Erie yard power these days consists of an SD50 and an SD40-3, which makes for an interesting pair of an older EMD and a newly rebuilt one.
Rio Grande train 705 works its way west between Granby and Kremmling on the Moffat line in Byers Canyon. Three of the Grande’s newest locomotives, SD50’s, lead the empty coal train, which also a f... (more)