On lease to Watco's Kanawha River Railroad, NS EMD SD60 No. 6602 sits along WAMX EMD GP35 No. 3921 in Dickinson Yard. The SD60 was built for NS in in 1985 while the four axle Geep was built for th... (more)
Built for the Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad in 1965, Watco EMD GP35 No. 3904 finds new life on the Kanawha River Railroad in south central West Virginia. Here, the single four axle EMD is leading e... (more)
Good for 20? In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, several washouts disrupted rail service on primary and secondary routes for CSX Transportation, Norfolk Southern and neighboring short lines. ... (more)
The West Virginia Great Train Race... An annual tradition at the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad, the Great Train Race is a public event that consists of a race between diesels and stea... (more)
And so a new era begins... Crews at the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad have spent much of 2016 rebuilding a section of former C&O main between Cass, W.Va., and Durbin, W.Va., that was ... (more)
A Southern Pacific-painted AC4400 and a UP motor lead an overpowered transfer job back south to Nitro from the Point Pleasant interchange on Norfolk Southern's West Virginia Secondary. A few weeks... (more)
A 100-car Norfolk Southern coal train spans the Kanawha River at Deepwater on its way to Elmore Yard in Mullens, W.Va., from Alloy.
Canadian National EMD SD40-2W No. 5338 and three other classic CN-owned locomotives lead ore empties across the Cloquet River near Burnett, Minn.
145 loads of ore pass alongside Highland Lake en route to Two Harbors, Minn., from Minntac in Mount Iron, Minn., under the lead power of four Canadian National EMDs.
A BNSF container train crosses the Mississippi River into Wisconsin at Prescott, on its way east toward Eu Claire from the Twin Cities region of Minnesota.
Federal regulators and CSX crews positioned this fleet of damaged tank cars in an enclosed area near the railroad's former Handley yard after a 2015 crude oil derailment leveled a home and put the... (more)
A pair of BNSF EMD SD70ACe's assist a southbound Powder River Basin coal train near Castle Rock, Colo., southbound on the BNSF-UP Joint Line.
A pair of clean Union Pacific GE's lead a coal train across the rolling hills of Kansas near the small farming town of Bremen.
Union Pacific 4-8-4 No. 844 eases into Topeka for a quick service stop before continuing west to Marysville, Kan., from Kansas City.
A Southern Pacific-painted GE shoves on the rear of a westbound coal train as it leaves Kanasas City for points west.