I rode this train to Milwaukee from Chicago. We arrived fifteen minutes early. The acceleration was unbelievable with the two units. Here it is returning to Chicago with dynamometer car in between... (more)
A New York Central style paint adorns these pair of switchers as they haul a transfer freight through McCook and are about to cross the Santa Fe diamonds.
A pair of switchers move around the Juniata repair shops.
A container train runs past the slide fence at Cassandra during the fall colors.
A pipe train passes through Altoona as a pair of helpers wait to follow.
Some locomotives at the back of Juniata locomotive shop.
A helper set moves through the city of Altoona towards Horseshoe Curve.
A hot bottle train makes its turn through Dolton. The heat was really felt when this train rolled by.
Track work is going on in Altoona as a container train heads for Horseshoe Curve. The two men looking at the train is a welding crew working on the frog of the switch.
A NS C40-9W and UP SD70M roll a container train through the cut at Cassandra during the fall colors.
A CNW SD40, CR SD40-2, and two CNW GP50's take a train west through Elmhurst.
A GE 44 tonner sits among some dirty packed snow while a GT transfer train runs through the Vulcan Materials plant on the IHB.
A caboose hop is about to cross the UP triple track main line through Grand Island. The crew member is covering his ears as he walks next to the noisy engine.
A Plymouth switcher sits on rails almost completely buried by dirt. I don't know what that big contraption does on the left, but it sure makes a lot of noise.
A set of helpers shove hard on this ore train just as the sun is starting to come out and burn the fog off. This train will shortly be on Horseshoe Curve.