On a beautiful Spring day the Capitol Limited rounds the curve on the Metropolitan Sub past the historic Point of Rocks train station on its Washington, DC to Chicago journey. The tracks to the le... (more)
On a rainy and foggy day, the Capitol Limited crosses the Potomac River bound for Chicago with the private cars Pacific Union, City of Angels and Southern Hospitality dome car in tow.
A bird's eye view of CP Capitol as the Nickel Plate Road 765 and NS NKP heritage unit 8100 employee excursion back down the east leg of the wye onto the Lurgan Line. In addition to the track conf... (more)
A GP40-2 traverses the Harrisburg Yard near the fuel pad as several locomotives get fueled.
The NS Nickle Plate unit is the first NS heritage unit to run the rails on the path of the former B&O. Pictured crossing the Potomac River from Maryland into West Virginia after emerging from the ... (more)
The "who's railroad is it anyway" power lashups continue on the NS Lurgan Line. The Enola, PA to Lnoxville, TN manifest has BNSF 5121, CP 5833 and CSX 7496 for power. Pictured crossing the Potomac... (more)
Two sets of helpers head west past the signal at Portage towards their next assignment on the West Slope.
Helpers on the rear of 11J push west as an eastbound intermodal passes on the adjacent track during the height of a snowstorm on the NS West Slope.
Empty oil train heads west past the signals at "MO" during a snow storm.
A rare high wide movement on the Shenandoah Sub has two wide cabs leading 4 transformers southwest on the historic trestle at Harpers Ferry towards Winchester.
The NS 35Q heads south with the newly released NS 6963 GoRail unit on its way to the official unveiling in Washington DC.
From a distance it looked as if an NS Steam excursion was underway. Upon closer inspection a trio of Dash 9s racing across the Maryland countryside with a smoking 9534.
Members of the clergy from Brunswick's Grace Episcopal Church await the commuters returning from Washington DC to offer the imposition of ashes on Ash Wednesday as part of their Ashes to Go effort... (more)
A mix of railroad power leads the hot intermodal NS 203 over the Potomac River crossing from Maryland into West Virginia. In the consist is BNSF 7854, NS 8988 and UP 8665.
A pair of CP engines visit the Mid Atlantic exiting the historic tunnel at Harpers Ferry, WV westbound with an empty oil train.