Extra power runs west.
C36-7 9051 and a trio of SD40-2's 3169, 3236, 3216 head westbound on the west side of the Salt Lake City valley.
A westbound Union Pacific manifest highballs Gerlach, Nevada after making a pickup from the interchange with US Gypsum's industrial railroad.
Winter on Sherman Hill. ON a clear, but frigid day, a solid APL stack train is climbing Sherman Hill eastbound behind C36-7 #9004. The train has just exited Hermosa Tunnel.
The train fastly passes the Xiangkouqiao Station.
Maneuver in the courtyard of the MRS of a locomotive AC44i reformado of BRADO.
Westbound NS 885 makes its way to the ex-N&W's Norton Yard as the last rays of golden sunlight illuminate the deck of Big Lawson Trestle and the trestle base disappears into the shadows.
A mine run, led by a pair of C36-7s still in N&W livery, heads east out of Norton on the Clinch Valley Line.
A westbound Susquehanna haulage train begins the climb to Gulf Summit from Deposit, New York. Deposit was a helper base for this grade into early Conrail days. I don’t know why the Conrail C36-7/C... (more)