On a day with a sky that looks more like Autumn than Summer, an empty oil train with a pair of BNSF engines races west towards Cumberland.
Citirail ES44AC and BNSF 9946 lead an empty oil train along the old B&O past the classic Baldwin design train station at Brunswick.
Phase 3, Phase 5, Phase 4, followed by solid Phase 4b; P029 was reppin' it all! This spot is great for seeing Amtrak and MARC trains pulling speeds in excess of 70mph as they blast through the Mo... (more)
The new meets the old, a new-ish SD70ACe (8/2012)pulls oil tank cars on a new-ish cross-country operation (here, empties return west as CSX K055-04) past the very old-ish :) Point of Rocks station... (more)
WM 734 Ops that is WM 729. No it really is 734 but with a little cosmetic work by Lerro Productions 734 became 729 for a great charter.
An endangered hippo heads up the Vermonter on a muggy early summer morning.
Northbound Regional 86 chargers North with a age-worn AEM-7 leader.
Venerable Amtrak 929 leads southbound Northeast Regional 163 across the Bush River in sweet summer evening light. It'll be sad to see these go...
An old man enjoys a book in the park on a fine summer afternoon as an Acela quietly glides past the community of North East, MD.
A veteran AEM-7 guides a Northeast Regional over the Susquehanna River as kayakers paddle along below.
CSX Q249 westbound at Point of Rocks.
Another empty oil train (CSX K055-28) heads west, bringing foreign power for the locals to see. My first BNSF sighting in many years.
The shot shows some basic information about this caboose and the class to which it belongs, I-17A. It now dwells just feet away from the CSX Capital Sub as a display unit, and formerly had been o... (more)
A picture perfect summer day: A shady tree, green grass, beautiful river and North America's fastest train, Acela Express.