The N-2 style dwarf signal at NE Toe River, dating back to the days of the Clinchfield Railroad, shines down the former CRR mainline as a nearly full moon illuminates the Blue Ridge Mountains.
A beam of light exits the Altapass Tunnel, backlighting the classic Clinchfield signal, as an empty coal train heads southward, screaming through tight confines as it negotiates the Black Mountain... (more)
Q41502 (Cumberland, MD - Rocky Mount, NC) with CSXT 966 and CREX 1505 at Douglasdale Road. The train has just departed Acca Yard as it passes between the lanes of the Powhite Parkway.
A CSX SD70MAC basks in the sun in Beauharnois a few hours before sunset. With EMD's being stored in large number on CSX, it was a nice surprise to encounter this unit here.
It's a soggy gloomy day to be trackside but I could hardly care as I chased this epic pure EMD quartet making magic noises over the old Boston Line through the Taconic Hills of Columbia County. ... (more)
On a beautiful, warm Labor Day Monday, a light 40 car Q425 rumbles past the Kinderhook National Bank and clock tower with a couple old Conrail beasts along with a GP40-2. The freight made OCS t... (more)
Late on a beautiful but chilly winter's afternoon, a substantial grouping of power sits in front of the shop at Queensgate Yard. 8611 and 2479 are both EMD SD50s, with the latter being ex-Conrail.
A pair of GM SD40-2 lease units and an unidentified third engine make a light engine move at Connellsville, Pa.
Downtown Pittsburgh forms the backdrop as westbound trailers roll by on Pittsburgh's Southside.
The tail end of a ghostly CSX vehicle train headed north passes the classic CPLs at Glendale.
Two different versions of the SD40-2, both with respect to paint scheme and superstructure configuration, lead a northbound CSX vehicle train at CT Junction.
Q251 comes from main to the siding track in Astoria.
An Eastbound stack train bursts into the morning sun as it enters Fostoria, OH.