Running errands in Springfield, I saw this westbound stuck by a train on the ICG at Starnes Tower. When I got back to Jacksonville, I knew - thanks to the fast running on the former Wabash line -... (more)
A westbound NS train bound for Birmingham passes a couple of Opelika landmarks; one well-known, one not so well known. In the distance is the Lee County Courthouse, probably the most prominent bu... (more)
After meeting a Westbound this Helena-Laurel manifest departs the siding at Louisville under ominous skies. To the west it is mostly sunny in Helena. Snow squalls to the north gave it the definite... (more)
The curve through Loachapoka is superelevated, which is great for southbounds running downhill at 50+, but tough on the lower, inside rail when northbounds drag up the grade at 10-12 mph. This so... (more)
On the descent – This westbound Santa Fe intermodal train is near the end of the mountainous scenery of Cajon pass as it passes through Keenbrook, California. That doesn’t mean that the heavy down... (more)
Traveling westbound past Tonville, Colorado, is a Burlington Northern coal train on July 7, 1985. Five locomotives power the Denver-bound train on the Brush Subdivision, with a mix of three GE C30... (more)
NS C30-7 8032 leading a southbound at Birmingham || Spring 1985
A colorful Elko, Nevada to Pocatello, Idaho manifest freight rambles through Buena Vista, three miles west of downtown Salt Lake City on March 16, 1996.
Cresting a rise in the rolling Illinois farmland, a westbound Burlington Northern coal train is west of Earlville on the Chicago to Galesburg main line on April 16, 1988. Powering the train of BN ... (more)
Nearing the end of its service life on the Union Pacific, a GE C30-7 leads a 39 car Hinkle to Yermo manifest freight through beautiful Utah Valley on a sunny February 5th afternoon in 1995.
Three GE C30-7s and a pair of KCS SD40-2s power a westbound Burlington Northern coal train departing Guernsey, Wyoming, on the Canyon Subdivision on July 4, 1988. The empty train is headed back to... (more)
Three C30-7s and one SD40-2 haul a loaded coal train on the Joint Line in early Spring.
LSI 3074 leads the 7-Hill job departing Eagle Mills Yard for the ore dock at Marquette (Presque Isle).