An already-delayed Auto Train, with an NS leader, has to ease up to let this on-time SunRail train head out ahead of them. This has been a rough year for the famed Lorton-Sanford service.
An eastbound intermodal train passes a surfacing gang near Bosworth.
South Bound 'Tropicana Juice Train' crosses the James River Bridge at Richmond, VA.
CN 112 pulls hard through Ferland
An eastbound train of autoracks smokes up a storm as it passes through Bound Brook.
Bound for Montreal, Canadian National #529 is racing north through southern Quebec farmland.
BNSF 7843 leads a northbound manifest as it approaches a rural crossing at Pinon, a small hamlet just north of Pueblo, Colorado.
CN 2268 westbound approaching mile 38, at McCullys, and the now shut down Potash Corp facilities.
BNSF OKCNTW lite engine move from Oklahoma City/Northtown Minneapolis has 24 GE locomotives. The two leading for power then 21 ex-BNSF 9-44 CW's then a working DPU. Most of the old GE's are ex-ATS... (more)
NS 11V works west on the Fort Wayne Line at Beloit, Ohio.
This older ES44DC has just crossed Beaver St. and goes West to climb the last bit of hill before reaching the Arizona Divide at 7300 feet.
It's only a few minutes after sunrise as this high priority Chicago-bound stack train blasts past one of the few remaining Santa Fe era signal bridges on the Transcon.
Westbound intermodal arriving at the east end of the yards and taking the siding.
Every once in a while it's nice to go out "in my own back yard" and catch a train along Monitor curve. I enjoy watching the history of railroading progress by repeating similar shots here over tim... (more)