The W&LE job from Canton to Brewster passes through the small town of Navarre behind a trio of long hood forward ex-Southern GP35s and the recently acquired Smart Sand CITX SD40-2. The lead unit ... (more)
UP’s northward local out of Las Vegas with 2 GP35’s nears Dry Lake, Nevada as a cab-hop on Oct. 12, 1974. Ironically-named Dry Lake was the location of UP’s ample water supply for drenching hogs... (more)
A clash of horsepower: A W&LE yard job kicks cars at the west end of Brewster Yard as the Amish wait patiently to cross the tracks at Alabama Ave. The profile of the former Southern GP35 is a st... (more)
After an unseasonably balmy February day of enjoying Superfleet led trains near Toluca, IL, it was an added bonus to capture a westbound intermodal in late afternoon sunlight just north(east) of A... (more)
A hot sultry day finds NW GP35 1314 along with a GP9 and GP30 getting a roll on an intermodal train leaving the greater Chicago area through Hammond, IN. The milepost says we are 504 miles west of... (more)
Santa Fe’s Train 2 San Francisco Chief now has a green signal to proceed at Woodford, Calif. after a 2-unit set of SP helpers got in the clear, headed back to Bakersfield. Soon the Chief will be... (more)
Santa Fe’s Train 2, the San Francisco Chief, is climbing Southern Pacific’s Tehachapi grade at Woodford, Calif. on July 6, 1967 as it passes an eastbound ATSF freight with a GP35 helper behind a m... (more)
The Reading's East Penn Local crosses the Lehigh River after leaving the yard in Allentown.
A static S&A Geep looks on from her resting place while the museum's pristine little tank engine puts on a smoke show running back and forth on the museum tracks.
Shortly after daybreak on March 20, 1972, Southern Pacific's "South Local" is spotted at Sierra Vista, AZ while the crew purchases goodies from the adjacent Dunkin' Donut shop (just off ... (more)
The first morning of WC operations and a freshly patched ex SOO GP35.
The 5th Sub local traverses the highly scenic Jefferson River Canyon as it heads to Whitehall to serve an agricultural customer.
MRL's local down the 5th Sub departs Logan with a healthy train of freight for local customers.
A trailer train races west over a desolate February landscape near Ancona, IL behind a mix of Santa Fe GP35/GP30s and a pair of EMD SD40-2 leasers. Although hoping for a clean set of Superfleet po... (more)