Back in 2011 the deadlines were full at CN's Homewood Shops. CN was in the process of scraping alot of their ex-Illinois Central SD40's. The 6102 would see the scrapper by the end of 2011, as woul... (more)
This empty oil rolls west on the racetrack leaving Chicago. Here the train passes the Highland Station near Hinsdale. This overpass is in bad shape and sounds like will be torn down soon. This emp... (more)
Unlike most Christmas trains this one is picking up toys. They are collecting toys from organizations that have collected them for the Santa train which will run later in the month. Lovely day f... (more)
A yard slug tirelessly shoves another string of cars over the hump on a pleasant spring day.
CP 5877 leads SOO 6033 with some single stacks for Detroit.
CN U711 with 5386 and BNSF 615 for power wastes no time at Woodstock with 100 empties in tow.
CP 5671, CP 6225, D&H 7304, and another CP GP lead a 7800 foot 259 into East Binghamton Yard.
BN SD40-2 6805 leads an older Geep on an eastbound manifest out of Appleyard as it heads towards Malaga, the Rock Island bridge, Trinidad Loop and Spokane. The Cascades rise over the Columbia Rive... (more)
It's fall and the Columbia River valley is socked in as an eastbound BN freight eases across the Rock Island bridge over the Columbia east of Wenatchee, WA. this view shows the reconstruction of t... (more)
A rainbow of FEC paint schemes greats this beautiful morning. It is likely that scenes like will change with the coming of the GE's.
Q282 pounds the Norfolk Southern diamond with empty autoracks for the Hyundai plant in Montgomery, Alabama. Nice surprise to see a SD40-2 leading today; this train normally gets widecab power.
Union Pacific's Wendover Local arrives at North Yard in Salt Lake City on April 10, 2014.
A pair of SD40-2s work the east end of the yard.
Southbound 308 rolls into Englehart Yard from Timmins April 9, 2014