Working our way back toward home, we stopped at Port Royal, PA for a few trains, 20K heads eastbounds past the old PRR Signals.
Crossing Nason Creek (Gaynor) Trestle, eastbound and down in the Cascade Mountains of Washington State. The peak of Rock Mountain is barely visible above the radiator wing of the leading locomoti... (more)
UP 5913 pull's a coal train through Rochelle, IL eastbound as it start's uphill climb to Creston.
Waking the town of Lilly, PA up is eastbound 16N thundering Up Hill.
For some unknown reason a loaded BNSF oil train ran westbound on UP's KP line Limon Sub shown passing through the vast nothingness of eastern Colorado approaching Cheyenne Wells.
Southbound in afternoon, with a small train.
The New York Central heritage unit is about to crest Richmondville Summit at the border with the Chesapeake Bay Watershed on the old D&H. It is running as the 3rd unit of 4 on a combined NS 206-NS... (more)
It's the 1990s all over again as unpatched ATSF Warbonnet C44-9W No. 695 and C40-8W No. 929 lead a stack train through the crossing at Maltby. CSX YN2 C40-8 No. 7607 trails third.
An empty Bakken oil train rolls up to Moorhead Junction behind H2 and H1 Dash 9 counterparts.
Bakken crude oil empties round the curve from the Hillsboro to the Devils Lake subdivision behind a quartet of mixed GE power.
A rainbow quartet of GEs in elephantine fashion accelerates an empty Bakken crude oil train westward out of Grand Forks for the run across the northern plains.
Norfolk Southern Freight Train 172 makes their way Northbound as they roar through Woodlawn, AL. With BNSF C44-9W #725 in the Warbonnet paint scheme on the point
22W thunders under the signals at CP Leets.
After getting tangled up in meets at the north end of the subdivision, this grain train is cleared all the way to North St. Louis.
A clear signal can be seen way off the in east as a loaded oil train approaches Rochelle. The train has the green light to cross the UP Geneva Sub at Rochelle. The train is on a short double track... (more)