The classic Reading railroad station in West Trenton NJ witnesses the passage of an extremely rare leader on a CSX road freight, a non-dynamic SOO GP38-2. Train is K534 and is hauling ALCOA bauxit... (more)
NS 5303 Operation Life Saver had just switched tracks and was backing into the Chapel Steel plant
Photo by Shawn A Leightcap
"Lite Local Power"
NYSW WS-2 runs west to the MC Yard with a pair of EMDs. One of the two remaining active SD45s on the NYSW roster is in tow.
Heavy rains have inundated the region and passing south through Martinsburg, WV along Tuskegee Street is Train 86 on the former Cumberland Valley Railroad after interchanging with Norfolk Southern... (more)
NS 2584 and NS 5309 delivered a work train of MofW equipment to Browns Yard yesterday and are now waiting for their return back north. The locomotive power operating in/out of Browns Yard are ver... (more)
NS A12 charges East to do some switching.
Empty bauxite train K534 approaches West Van Bibber on the siding, preparing for a meet with Q216, with quite the surprise on the point!
Heavy autumn fog blankets the CP Job B66 as it returns back to South Beloit , Illinois after interchanging with the Wisconsin and Southern Railroad in Janesville , Wisconsin
CP 3131 and CP 8939 head off to the fuel rack in preparation for their trip later that afternoon.
"Foreign" power from all of the class 1 railroads in the North America has become a common sight in New Jersey, but every now and then something even more unusual appears. On this day a... (more)
A former SOO Line geep leads CSX hopper train K534 bound for Maryland. Not often do you see a 4 axle locomotive leading mainline freight.
CSX K534 eases west behind Soo Line GP38-2.