The sun hid behind a dark cloud just as a WB freight led by CSXT 5473 roars past the Capitol Limited as it picks up passengers at the station at Harpers Ferry, WV
AMTK 197 leads P089 into Ashland, which is making an unscheduled stop to drop off a passenger. Snow is still around from Sunday's 10 inches of snow. Remnants include icicles on the station and s... (more)
What a beautiful day for trains! Thank goodness I was at a yard to catch this train and many others going back and forth on different tracks. Thank goodness for friendly drivers too!!
John Ryan and Tom Granville frame the NS OCS train while it lays over for the evening between trips to Brownsville and Schelocta.
Yankee Clipper running through the new tunnel that takes trains under the city.
NS 29E heads west through downtown Cleveland. This train is one of the only trains that still uses the ex-CR Lakefront Line between CSX Collinwood Yard, and the NS Drawbridge. It originates on C... (more)
Grain silos greet this afternoon westbound.
Eastbound Empire Builder
An unusual on time departure for #2 this morning, about to go underneath the University of Houston on the passenger main of the SP.
Train ran from Houston to Galveston/return. Ex L&NW F7As.
Train ran from Houston to Galveston/return. Ex L&NW F7As
So-called "cabbage car," complete with side garage door for loading baggage where the prime mover used to be, used in Wolverine Service to provide controls (and better protection for the engineer)... (more)