Welcome Back It's been nearly two years since the train symbol of Q611 was used on the A&WP/WofA subdivision, but with the ever changing CSX landscape under the new regime some old symb... (more)
Kennedy Curve: Was the station name of this location until resignaling of this territory a couple years back. From 200 feet above ground the footprint of the former P&LE main and a small ya... (more)
The colorful containers on the head end compliment the fall foliage as westbound NS 277 approaches "Carney Crossing" between Cresson and Lilly, Pa.
A loaded coal train from the St. Charles area is tied down on the ex-Southern's St. Charles Branch between Imboden and Appalachia.
A single CSX ES40DC leads an NS multi-level at CP 320 in Wauseon, OH. The replacement cantilever signal seen on the left has been sitting on the ground here for almost three years now.
As picture perfect of a day as you can get, here we see the Q137 lead by Locomotive 3159 as it heads West through Downtown Akron
NS 7630, an ES40DC, leads the 10+ hour late Amtrak 29, the Capital Limited, over the Sandusky Bay Bridge in Bay View, OH because of the trailing locomotive behind NS 7630, AMTK 147's traction moto... (more)
Having just been loaded with coal from AK Steel in North Excello-Middletown, Russel, KY bound CSX E411-08 crawls through Butler Street on a restricted signal.
I don't doubt that all 4 units were online as they rumbled through the Butler Street interlocking. This was 1 of 2 trains on that date that registered over 11,000 feet long!
Pan Am Bound
This Q388 appears to be loaded up with power, and it was well over 700-axles on the Middlesex detector. However, all is not as it seems. Behind the three lead units are ... (more)
NS 7596 and train 304-28 roll west past CP150 on a late June evening.
A coal train approaches the crest of "Wildcat Summit" at Oreton.
The rising sun has just cleared a notch in the Alleghenies at Philson to highlight the autumn leaves. The hot exhaust sends ripples through the cool morning air as westbound Q389 makes its way thr... (more)
Westbound double stacks, NS 21Q, roll through Lilly, PA.
A CSX stack train approaches MP 23 on the CSX Cleveland Short Line