One of Kentucky's coolest short line operations is the Transkentucky Transportation Railroad out of Paris, Kentucky. The railroad mainly hauled coal to Maysville to be loaded onto barges on the Oh... (more)
In a scene which may never be repeated, a TTI coal train accelerates through the hand-throw crossover at "CP Caproni" in Maysville, KY. The TTI Rail to River facility closed in November... (more)
One of a few remaining NS Dash 9 in the original OLS 25th anniversary scheme brings NS 215 up Erlanger Hill on warm November morning. The the 3 L's on the cab of these engines "Look, Listen, Live... (more)
Local C701 en-route to Patio Yard in Winchester, KY. They have just passed the Boyd crossing and they have just traveled 52 miles from KC Junction in Covington, KY. This locomotive was built in 19... (more)
295 struggles to climb the 1.7% Erlanger Hill grade with a Wide and Standard Cab Dash 9 for power.
I'm not a fan of the Dash 9, there are two exceptions the standard cab and the original NS OLS scheme. Today's 375 climbs the 1.7 % Erlanger Hill grade with a Standard cab Dash 9 leading. Get them... (more)
Need an apartment? Sitting within a few feet of CSX's shortline to Cincinnati are three nicely restored N&W cabs
designed for apartment living. At approximately two hundred square feet of living... (more)
CSX Q201 departs Louisville's Osborn Yard with a nice YN2 painted leader.
Autoracks make their way down the LCL "Shortline" from Cincinnati to Louisville as the sun sets on the street running portion of downtown LaGrange one Sunday evening.
Nearly all the fall color is gone and the sunsets by 1730, not ideal for photography.
Making due with the cards we are dealt with, a B&W shot seemed appropriate for this line - ex-C&O Big Sandy... (more)
A pair of BNSF engines head East on the Paducah & Louisville with a loaded coal train. The coal will be dumped at a transload site near Calvert City.
The NS Monongahela heritage unit is the DPU as 23G heads east.
A couple of NS high hood GP38-2's leads the fairgrounds job.
NS 295 breaks the silence of rural Lincoln County as it soars high above the Green River Valley on a breezy but mild day at South Fork, KY.
The Norfolk Southern heritage unit leads NS 143 up Erlanger Hill in Crescent Springs, KY.