An eastbound Canadian National freight hustles eastbound along the Thompson River at Drynoch, British Columbia, on September 28, 2001. Powering the train is a pair of former CN SD40s now owned by ... (more)
Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range “heritage” SD40-3 No. 403 leads the train around the curve and off the CN Missabe Sub and onto the CN Iron Range Sub at Iron Jct. passing some of the last searchlight ... (more)
All loaded out and ready to depart Minntac for Two Harbors. A few minutes later Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range “heritage” SD40-3 No. 403 leads the train down the hill and into view and thus begins ... (more)
DMIR 403 leads 604 total axels northbound at track speed thru Jones as the trip up from the ore dock at Two Harbors continues to U.S. Steel's Minntac plant for more taconite pellets.
Due to its inaccessibility, this hill is rarely shot but it is incredibly impressive. One of the few remaining orange BLE units holds back 145 fresh loads of taconite as they drop from the Prindle... (more)
A746 sits silent this morning in the Alabama portion of the West Point siding. In a few hours this solo SD40-3 will begin the southbound journey to Notasulga as it works the customers of Knauf In... (more)
ATW empty boxcars and empty racks for Waycross have been staged up at Rachels as the yard was quite full. Crew will double up to the rest of their train later.
Crawling through Roanoke, EMD and GE both power a heavy ballast train south consisting of 85 loaded Herzog cars.
This evening finds the West Point local spending the night at one of its primary customers found on the line, The West Fraser wood mill that is. This mill has been shipping via CSX for many years... (more)
Although it's hard to see at this early morning hour, a lengthy 49 car A746 is tied down in the West Point siding. Making up the train from rear to front are 22 empty coil cars from Kia, 20 empty... (more)
In an effort to become more cost effective (aka saving money any way they can), CSX has started the practice of using only one locomotive for the West Point local known as A746. On paper this mak... (more)
Nearly a year to the date of when this photo was taken, A746 finds itself once again tied down in the Cusseta siding on a dreary, moistu... (more)
A pair of fairly new SD40-3s, consecutively number, sits at Elmwood Jct with train CSX Q211 in Columbia.
BP 3343 and 2 other SD40-3s race WB through Pittsburgh on a late but hot afternoon
Blue Ridge Southern's turn to Asheville heads toward the NS yard for interchange behind a quad-pack of SD40-2/3 variants.