A UP manifest train glides across the box girder bridge which carries westbound (and sometimes eastbound) trains on the Sunset route over Cienega Creek in southern Arizona.
After passing through the small town of Vail where the east and westbound tracks separate, a lengthy eastbound mixed freight winds alongside Cienega Creek as it prepares to cross underneath the we... (more)
Humming away in DPU mode, an SD70ACe works hard to keep an eastbound mixed freight moving upgrade through the many twists and turns alongside Cienega Creek.
As shadows begin to creep across the track on a warm autumn afternoon, a westbound intermodal crosses the bridge high above the beautiful oasis of Cienega Creek, not far east of Tuscon.
A warm breeze gently ruffles a field of ripening barley as a 23 wagon, 2300 tonne loaded coal train purrs past behind a 3700 horsepower GE class 70.
A clear June morning provides the ideal opportunity to capture one of Colas Railfreight's recently refurbished class 60's passing some lower quadrant semaphores near Ludlow with an empty rake of t... (more)
The Scottish Highland Sleeper returns south to London on a bright and breezy spring morning behind one of GBRailfreight's Caledonian liveried class 92 electrics.
Early on a bright January afternoon, one of Colas Rail's ten General Electric class 70's heads south to Avonmouth Docks with an empty coal train from Ratcliffe Power Station.
Several of Freightliner Heavy Haul's GE class 70's are usually assigned to work coal trains over the hilly 'Marches route' between the port of Avonmouth and power stations to the north. On a beaut... (more)
On a clear morning in the Mojave Desert a stack-train snakes its way around the superb little viewpoint of Sand Hill, just west of Ludlow. If a train manages to sneak up on you here you've almost ... (more)
On a hot afternoon deep in the Mojave Desert, a high priority intermodal blasts past the Ship Mountains and through Cadiz as it races west.
Late on a warm afternoon in the Mojave, time almost seems to stand still as a heavy load of double-stacks crawls agonisingly towards the summit of Cima Hill.
A well-loaded westbound stack-train takes the 'scenic' route up Goff's Hill between Ibis and Arrowhead Junction.
A new ACe's 'armour yellow' paint gleams in the morning sun as it pushes an eastbound stack train through the curves at Shawmut.
On hire to Direct Rail Services, DB Schenker class 92 electric no. 92005 slaloms its way south through the West Coast Main Line's curves in rural Staffordshire with an intermodal service from Scot... (more)