At the 'Gateway to the Blue Ridge', 135 is about to ascend the mountains on it's journey towards Asheville and points further west.
Train Q260 with a Ex Conrail SD60I for a leader has a Metro North GP35R and a New Haven P32 in the lash up making it look colorful next to the fall colors.
GM all the way! A former Conrail SD60I built back when General Motors still owned EMD, heads west passing another GM product in the form of a Chevy S-10, which once belonged to my dad befor... (more)
A former Conrail SD60I sits unassigned in Camak on a pleasant fall weekend. A coaling tower, one of two along the former Georgia Railroad route, stands as a reminder of the bygone steam era along ... (more)
Being my first time at Cresson and first time seeing this train it did not disappoint. You could hear the EMD's working up grade and it sounded good. This is coal train 538.
A coal drag makes a very rare appearance on the NS Portland Secondary on a cool Fall afternoon as 535 creeps on the rarely used trackage north of Roxbury industrial split at Harmony, NJ. The train... (more)
Working very hard up the grade is NS coal drag 534 with a trio of EMD SD60I's passing some fall colors in Lilly.
NS 6739 is making its way through Altoona, Pa. It has just defended the Horseshoe Curve (HSC). This train is slowing down so that it can cut the rear SD40E helpers off. With going down the steep g... (more)
While having fun with two friends that were staying at the Station Inn, the three of us ventured down to the 249 signals. An EMD power consist and some great foliage made a great shot.
A heavy freight with two ex-Cons at the helm squeals around the tight elevated curve at Cementon NY after meeting a Q161 at Alsen at CP-106.
A pair of SD60Is lead Eastbound coal train 538 at MP 14.2 on the NS Conemaugh Line near Blairsville, PA.
NS M9G, an extra 19G, races west under Pandora Road. The train wouldn't get much farther, encountering troubles with its second unit west of TROBE.
The empty oil train K055 with a mix of power pulls west on the short 9 mile stretch of single track that exists on the New Castle Sub, in about a half of a mile it will rejoin the double track and... (more)
A loaded coal train passes through trees ad stormy conditions on its journey toward Elmore Yard.
On a rainy dreary day NS U91 emerges from the cool confines of Jenny Gap Tunnel on its way toward Elmore Yard.