On a breezy summer morning in July, Blue Ridge Southern train T31 builds their train at the Evergreen Plant in Canton, NC
The Butler-New Castle turn departs Butler, PA during the evening golden hour with a matched pair of G&W SD40-3s on the point. This picture was taken from the old B&LE freight house at VO Interlock... (more)
A quartet of tunnels chugs past the searchlights protecting the south switch at Biwabik with an empty string of jennies bound for Minntac.
A pair of "DeathStar" SD40-3s head up the long distance local to Waukesha, as they start their trek back towards their terminal at Fond du Lac.
DMIR 403 and crew wait for the light to depart Largo with 120 loads of taconite rock for the 10 mile trip to the Fairlane processing plant. Cliffs Natural Resources has idled this plant now affec... (more)
6AM loads head east to Silver Bay with a trio of matching SD40-3's.
A trio of SD40-3's lead the 6AM loads by Toimi, as a work train waits in the siding.
CSX Q389 splits the Eastbound signals at Viaduct Junction with an SD40-3 leader.
CSX Q389 heads upgrade through Hyndman behind a SD40-3 leader aka a SpongeBob Cab.
CSX Q389 roars upgrade through Fairhope with an awesome lashup, including an SD40-2 leaser. Late afternoon light makes this scene so much better.
CP 5493, originally built by EMD as DRG&W SD45 #5333, sits with other idle yard power in outside the depot in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
BP SD40-3 3344 leads BTNC-03 south out of Butler Yard on the B&P Mainline Sub with freight bound for CSX at New Castle, Pa.
CSX's Greenville, SC based local extra of F784 switches box cars around alongside Whitehorse Road on an early Sunday morning.
After stopping to meet two southbound CSX K458-30 (Belton, SC-Decatur, IL (ADM) the empty "corn fuel train" is now underway heading north through historic downtown Stevenson, AL (M.P. J-... (more)
Code line and taconite pellets. DMIR 404 leads a EMD quartet and 144 cars of taconite pellets out of Iron Jct. and onto the CN Iron Range Sub heading for Two Harbors, MN with their product made ... (more)