So many things have gone into the history books with this scanned slide from 1998. The power is all gone, the railroads are gone, the steel coal cars gone out of coal service, the IEI coal contrac... (more)
Using shared trackage rights with CSX, the Winchester and Western heads south through Winchester for a couple of miles before heading west. Here the Sandman passes by the former Zeropak cold stora... (more)
Canadian National DuQuoin, IL to Baldwin, IL local switches the Dynegy Baldwin Power Plant lead.
On December 22 a plow train was called to clear the tracks between Hurricane and Cantwell. With a limited amount of daylight to work with, about 4.5 hours in total, I tried my best to capture the ... (more)
This Winchester and Western train returning from the CSX interchange in Martinsburg, WV with a decent train is passing through town on the former CVRR which at one time was double tracked. After a... (more)
Colebrookdale's most recent addition to its locomotive roster is Norfolk Southern 5128, a GP38-2 high hood purchased at the annual locomotive auction last summer. Built in 1974 for the Southern Ra... (more)
With 18 empties in tow the Winchester and Western "Sandman" begins the decent of Round Hill on it's trek west from Winchester to Gore. I recall scenes captured by Mason Cooper and Stanle... (more)
Former Southern Rwy GP38-2, 5068, leads an eastbound coal train under the classic N&W CPL's at Switchback, WV.
An EB KCS train is at CP East Fox which is located between Jefferson, TX and Shreveport, LA.
A repainted IC GP38-2 leads R980 east through CP 502.
Tied onto a hiwide load, a brand new Soo Line Geep is awaiting pickup from its owner at the IHB's Blue Island Yard. Tom Golden photo.
IHB's only two GP38's are rolling west toward Blue Island Yard on a beautiful sunny day.
Having left Lometa at 1100, the crew of the Lometa to Brady, TX job is a few miles west of Hall, TX at 1730, underway at the blazing speed of 10 mph. It will take another hour and a half to reach ... (more)