A coal train threads the needle between the towering cliffs and the Tug Fork River along this remote stretch of the Pokey.
The sky glows red as the sun starts to rise over the Mohawk Valley as Q363 breaks the silence of this cold Fall morning.
As the peak fall colors draw to a close in central Ohio, a southbound manifest exits the single track at Hyatts on the former C&O.
A peaceful afternoon out in the middle of nowhere in the Berkshires hosted Q425 on its knees climbing Washington hill with a lengthy train in tow with the last little bit of fall color holding on ... (more)
An ice clad 11K kicks up some fresh powder as it wheels down the mountain on number 2 main at Jamestown.
U20031 CSXT 5445 west passes C&O 19400 DF-9 boxcar on Halloween.
On a dreary early afternoon, I thought my road trip to Altoona and to see the curve wouldn't turn anything worthwhile with the chilly temperature, cloudy skies, and lack of color in the trees. Boy... (more)
In the peaceful, rural valleys east of Altoona the railroad follows essentially river grade for over 100 miles along Spruce Creek and the Juniata and Susquehanna Rivers. On a Sunday early afternoo... (more)
A view of Q007 through the steel frame of the Bort Road bridge. Locomotives:CSXT 5201 ES40DCCSXT 68 AC44CW
CSXT ES40DC 5395, C&O 19400 DF-9 box car and the James Monroe Building.
A trio of GE locomotives lead a westbound intermodal down the former NYC mainline on a beautiful fall afternoon.
One of several N series loaded coal trains that serve power plants in Florida (N019-20) pass through Roanoke with three Generals powering its voyage. A combination of horsepower, tractive effort ... (more)
A pair of CSX GEVOs haul a westbound intermodal train at Bort Road on a warm summer day. Locomotives:CSXT 5241 ES40DCCSXT 886 ES44AC