We were all set up with the shot we wanted, just hoping a train would appear before sunset. Fortunately a train lead by ATSF 869, 800, 5825 didn't disappoint.
The daily Waterloo to Kirk Yard manifest train screams thru Independence as they cross over Wapsipinicon River. Most of the towns along the Dubuque Sub are at the bottom of hills due to the rivers... (more)
Led by a pair of Canadian National C40-8Ms with matching "zebra stripes," coal empties from a Michigan power plant for the Black Thunder Coal Mine in Wyoming are coming off the "Qui... (more)
After meeting the mighty Q111, G834's eastbound grain empties depart the north track at Yates with the pride of the fleet on the point.
BCOL C40-8M 4609 and CN C40-8 2128 lug a heavy X417 towards Jasper on the south track of CN's Edson Sub, just east of English.
CN C40-8M #2427 & C44-9W #2549 bring the loaded ethanol train CSX K445 across the Chattahoochee River just before 9am as it enters Atlanta city limits.
Georgia Power's Plant McDonough-Atkinson ... (more)
BCOL C40-8M 4611 highballs CN Q108 east (Vancouver BC - Chicago IL) through the town of Gainford, Alberta along the CN Edson Subdivision mainline.
A busy afternoon at Proctor yard near Duluth. In the upper left in front of the yard office is the power off a pellet load that just arrived and is heading to the house for servicing. In the upper... (more)
BCOL C40-8M 4613 leads a loaded North Battleford, SK - Coquitlam, BC train G865 off of the north track at Galloway.
Prince Rupert bound train Q199 departs Harvey with a wild lashup.
BCOL C40-8M 4619 and CN C40-8 2020 have just departed the Robson Sub at Taverna, proceeding west on the Tete Jaune Sub with train Q199.
A trio of Dash 8 variants (2400-2137-2122) lead train M348 through Geikie.
The Sears Tower and St. Charles Air Line help fill the skyline as a Canadian National grain train makes it's way across the 16th Street diamonds.
CN C40-8M 2403 leads CN M371 south under the IC signals at Homewood.
CN C40-8M 2403 is handling one of the line's hottest trains with ease as it rolls through Monee.