A northbound auto-rack train passes milepost "JC 11", marking 11 miles from Jersey City before ducking beneath the US Route 46 overpass in Ridgefield Park.
In a seen never to be repeated here we see SD50 lead a Eastbound auto rack train under the ubiquitous Color Position Lights while a Westbound general freight awaits it's turn
Tier 4 compliant CSX engine #3314 rushing its train between the pillars of an old wooden bridge. Accompanied by three other CSX GEs and with an array of cars in tow, this Tennessee bound manifest... (more)
Standing at the Glencoe road crossing, it was a race between the rapidly setting sun and the advancing shadows to my back versus the arrival of westbound freight Q353. Fortunately, I had an 80-200... (more)
Montreal-Selkirk Canadian National #327 is passing by the Dundee grain elevator at Huntingdon.
Selkirk-Montreal Canadian National #326 is departing Carr siding after meeting with southbound #327 moving away on the mainline. The Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York are visible in the bac... (more)
A CSX coal train rounds the curve in Plant City heading to Big Bend in Tampa.
It was very poetic that the last time I shot an active circus train, it was here at this same spot, looking the other way in the morning. Now, with the last rays of the light, the curtain falls on... (more)
The circus train rolls around the curve in Plant City one last time as it heads home to Palmetto.
The Ringling Brothers blue unit train makes its final pass through the town of Goose Creek as it is Florida bound where the cars will be delivered to its new owners.
In the great many years I've been documenting the circus trains, I've always wanted to shoot "the other way" from Orient Road to get the train snaking into the yard. Something has alway... (more)
The CSX motor everyone on the East Coast came to know, it would seem. It had the unenviable task of guiding the Ringling "funeral train" home from NY to FL with a mix of both Red and Bl... (more)
Weighing a whopping (432,000 pounds) this AC powered GE thunders over the mainline with 95 loaded autoracks. Not long after Q235-20 exited Roanoke, southbound CSX train Q125 followed hot on its h... (more)
A pair of EMD workhorses, still earning their keep. SD50 CSXT 8537 (built in 1984 for the Seaboard System Railroad) and SD40-2 CSXT 8161 (built in 1981 for the Seaboard Coast line) are stil... (more)