UP SD70ACe 8675 hustles a Dallas-Long Beach intermodal train west on the Gila Sub passing a set of old SP intermediate signals.
A trio of Union Pacific 'ACes' emerge from Cajon's Mormon Rock formations with the eastbound Mojave Flyer. Up front is UP 1989, dressed in Rio Grande heritage colors.
Waiting patiently in the siding at Kings Park, KCS 4102 is dowsed with a light coating of dust while serving as a DPU on the rear of a westbound manifest as Amtrak 719 rips past it on the main tra... (more)
A wide variety of motive power in a variety of paint schemes sits in the yard in Galesburg.
As the rain pick up in the rural mountain community of Wildwood, GA (MP J-141.0 Wildwood) haulage right CSX Z601-08 (NS 736) is slowly easing down the 1.22% Raccoon Mountain grade on the main 2 tr... (more)
Just north of Mojave, the speed of this HBARRIC has already dropped by half as it tackles the steep grade on the east side of Tehachapi Pass, with the help of KCS 4102 shoving on the rear.
MRL's Day Gas crosses the Thompson River in Thompson Falls just east of Woodlin on MRL's 4th Subdivision. The standard team of MRL 4406 and 4408 are once again in charge of this assignment as it h... (more)
21Z wastes no time blasting through Kendallville with the old NYC signals still standing guard at CP 379.
UP 8693 is the dpu on a westbound grain train.
BNSF 9088 & 5915 shove an eastbound loaded coal train through Aurora.
An extra section of 21A splits the westbound distant signals for CP Thompson.
The Great Pumpkins
As the rain let up for just the moment you can see a heavier band of shower are heading northeast toward the Cumberland Plateau. CSX Z601-08 (NS 736) is slowly ... (more)
This FW&D caboose and the adjacent boxcar have been sitting in the same spot in Fremont, NE for about 30 years now. In the background, a UP manifest train is coming off the Blair Sub for a crew ch... (more)
A pair of SD70ACe locomotives lead a southbound BNSF coal train across a Rio Grande-era bridge in Monument, CO on October 8, 2017.