NS U48 sports a trio of visiting BNSF units as it loads at Cumberland River Coal's facility at Whitfield, located about a mile south of Pardee, on the ex-Interstate Railroad's Pardee Branch.
Quite the unique and colorful consist is seen pulling Q181 today. A BNSF leader followed by a Canadian Pacific AC4400 and a CEFX leaser AC4000 lead this 6200 foot long double stack through the sm... (more)
BNSF 5166 heads up an eastbound stack train with a consist that features a Santa Fe Dash 9 as well as a Heritage I. Winter run off has created a pond along the mainline.
Montana Rail Link’s Helena local waits at the east end of Lombard siding for the passage of an eastbound BNSF grain empty on June 29, 2016. The local had a difficult time getting to Trident and Lo... (more)
Under a cloudy winter sky, BNSF 5326 leads her manifest down the western slope of the Tehachapi's, between tunnels 1 and 2 and is moments from entering tunnel 1. Fall color still lingers in the Oa... (more)
An eastbound BNSF manifest freight passes under the now gone signal bridge just west of Mojave, California. This bridge was one of the last remaining SP signals on UP's Mojave Sub.
Westbound manifest train west of Maryhill in the Columbia River Gorge.
Below, a westbound Union Pacific freight waits in the siding at Rocky, Colorado, while an eastbound BNSF manifest freight above cruises through Clay on February 23, 2011. The trains are separated ... (more)
NS U47 crew with light engines is coming into downtown Appalachia, VA from Norton, VA. The locomotives will soon pass the old passenger station and use the wye to back toward the Andover Yard sho... (more)
Early morning finds this eastbound mixed manifest exiting Slaughter House Canyon as it passes through Kingman.
NS 35Q approaches Rockland Road.
Westbound empty hopper train 771 passes through the CPL signals at White in my 3rd trip down here in 4 days. With the cutover date for the remaining CPL signals set to take place within the next f... (more)
A Santa Fe Warbonnet Dash 9 highballs the L CHI102 under the old searchlights in Toluca.
A late 202 passes through the junction of the Cloverdale Branch, still with the CPL standing guard, just north of Roanoke.