Conductor Mike Cichanowicz stops us before we tie on in front of the Muskego Yard(5 Rings)on the Ford Train. I know you see Chevys but the Ford train hauled both of Detroits best....Its just anoth... (more)
It must be Monday as a crew always deadheaded east on Mondays. I'm in the third unit of the Thunderhawks power probably moving at about 60mph depending on the guy driving in the lead unit.....some... (more)
POED charges through snowy Shirley Center with a 4x EMD lashup - Pan Am EMDs, once ubiquitous, are now a rare breed!
A salvage train operated by Southern Pacific rolls on the abandoned Oregon, California & Eastern Railway.
A train carrying salvaged track materials crests Dairy Hill on the abandoned Oregon, California & Eastern. The train was operated by Southern Pacific for scrapper A&K Railroad Materials.
A GP40 MOW "Pumpkin" and several hoppers wait on a side track at Sand Patch for their next call to service.
MAWA makes its way west
“Blue Suits”B947, the Saturday version of the Frederick District Switcher, shown here on the Old Main Line at Frederick Junction (mp 54.2), is preparing to spot several ADM covered hopp... (more)
Thankfully, the SAM Shortline is still running with the original Heart of Georgia power even months after the Genesee & Wyoming takeover. Today we see the SAM Shortline arriving in downtown Corde... (more)
WP 3504 West approaches the lead at Charter Way as it prepares to enter Stockton Yard. No. 3504 wears one of several paint schemes WP tried before settling on the all-orange nose. 3504 was built i... (more)
The westbound Rumford train is seen tied down at Leeds Junction for the day..., and the night..., and into the next day. At this point I gave up at went home.
BM 334 leads the MAWA by the pot signal at Lawrence Ave in Fairfield as they approach the yard at Waterville.
A Southern Pacific work train departs Sycan Shop on the abandoned Oregon, California & Eastern with a trainload of salvaged track material.
The Mattawamkeag - Waterville road freight crosses the Kennebec River bridge shortly before arriving at Waterville.
Inbound road train from Mattawamkeag passes the dual set of search lights (the second set being OOS) at River Rd on the east side of Fairfield.