Two GP38-2s and a B23-7 lead the Columbus-bound return leg of the weekday turn on the old Central of Georgia. Not long after leaving the town of Pine Mountain, the crew will have their three dies... (more)
An afternoon C Train eases downgrade in yard limits as it approaches the home signal at the junction with CSX at Big Stone Gap.
A pair of ex NS GP38s, now FURX and leased to CSX, spend the weekend tied down in Cedartown on the A700 job. Lit with 5 Nikon SB24 Speedlights.
After a long night in Sparta, the WS-6 ran short on time forcing them to tie their train down in West Milford. The crewless train is stopped just shy of Echo Lake Road with NS 5288 on point, one o... (more)
Waiting for a crew at County on the ex PRR Chicago-Fort Wayne line.
Westbound Salem Shifter near Elliston, VA || Feb. 1999
NS 5065 and NS 5825 head out of Chamblee Depot and start their day's assignment.
While long hood forward operations are more associated with their competitor, a former L&N GP38-2 rolls under B&O signals on their way south towards Lima after running around the train.
A sight from the late 80s, a trio of high hood GP38s lead the D37 local back to Decatur.
"Bay State Local"
NS H55, the daylight local from Suffern, holds on track 1 while the conductor closes up Paterson Yard switch. This job runs daily to drill out Bay State... (more)
"Devil in the White City"
GTW #4927 sits among P42s in Amtrak's maintenance facility in front of the Chicago skyline. Also making a hidden appearance is Amtrak #184, the phase IV herit... (more)
A lone NS crewman, and his radio pack, brings this set of Remote Control GP38-2s through NS Andrews Yard to begin work this morning.
With an exceptionally heavy Johnsonburg turn, Buffalo & Pittsburgh GP38-2 #2031 grinds upgrade into Clarendon Heights, bound for Sheffield, Kane, and points south.
The 721/651 slug set works the Milan Branch for the first time following Super Bowl Sunday's blizzard that dropped 13 inches on the Quad Cities.
The 721/651 slug set works the Milan Branch for the first time following Super Bowl Sunday's blizzard that dropped 13 inches on the Quad Cities. ** I was standing outside the gauge on a public gr... (more)