A loaded grain train negotiates the curves just east of Ashcroft. It is amazing what a good vantage point can do to compress one of CP's huge grain trains into 1 photo.
After NS 179 clears Control-Point Hixson (CP) MP-328.7, NS I76 (Jacksonville,FL-Princeton,IN) gets the diverging clear signal to proceed off the the main 1 track, and on the single main at the end... (more)
The Norfolk and Western heritage unit lead manifest NS 189 westbound through the S curve in Shawsville, Va.
Southbound CP 674 crosses Mad Creek at Muscatine, IA with 100 loads of fracking sand for Texas behind Norfolk Southern's Lehigh Valley heritage painted ES44AC.
CN 3066 leads train 120 as they cross the border from New Brunswick, into Nova Scotia.
Daily manifest train CP 252 is passing through the village of Port Henry as another winter storm is just ending.
CP 8914 heads southeast on the route of the Hiawathas near Wabasha, MN. Inspite single tracking the old Milwaukee mainline, trains can make good time along the river when not stuck in a siding for... (more)
The Nickel Plate Road heritage unit leads a very late NS 22a westbound in a heavy snow storm through Shawsville, Va. A few miles up the line this train was tied down for the night due to the heavy... (more)
Norfolk Southern 22A passes by Webster Brick on its trip over the Blue Ridge
Things are still very green from a wet spring. UP 7699 navigates south eastern Idaho with a couple of SD70M's and a stack train.
CN 2962 and CN 3012 are the power on CN X106 as it heads east through Dorval.
With daylight slowly running out, 507 has been breaking through drifts for many miles. Just west of Marengo they hit a big one.
The Norfolk Southern heritage unit leads NS 189 westbound through Christiansburg, Va.