The first train of the morning crosses Glenfinnan Viaduct on its eastbound journey from the coastal village of Mallaig to Fort William. A dusting of fresh May snow coats the higher elevations of t... (more)
CSX engine 2806 sports it's new "skin" as the crew spots it with CSX enigne 8250 with one of the gensets that resides in the Selkirk yard. The cab of NECR 722 can be seen behind the 2806.
Left dieselloc from FRET-SNCF (Cargo), right electric-loc from SNCF in the afternoonsun
In the evening two convoys of rails maintenance are parked on a siding.
Dieselloc with a track-controlling-car and a lot of signals in the station Miramas
Two F59's book-end an inbound Barrie service GO train on a warm spring morning.
The worn down cab of MEC 616 looking surprisingly good for it's age leads on an unknown eastbound Pan Am mixed freight train in the siding at Ayer Yard.
Yard power humps yet another string of cars as the sun pops out from behind the clouds once again. A pair of Conecticut Southern GE B39-8Es are also visible in the background.
CSX employees shuffle power around outside the shops at the Selkirk Yard. Ex-BN, HLCX 8070 is on lease to Pan Am Railways and has been burning off horsepower hours owed to CSX. A Connecticut South... (more)
The road crossing tower was still in operation 24 & 7 on this date as a fast manifest freight rolls west on the former NKP.
A set of A-B-B-A GP60s lead a stack train east through Eagle Nest along Santa Fe's scenic Crookton Cutoff in Northern Arizona.
NKP 765 exits the Lorain lift bridge over the Lorain River making good time on this rare steam excursion on the old Nickel Plate, perhaps the first steam power on this line since the mid-1980s.
Location of this shot of a loaded westbound coal trainis the upper level of trackage on Silver Zone near MP 777. I was able to get the entire train in the shot showing the 2x2 DPU arrangement. Tra... (more)