Wide open, 8800 horsepower up front, same on rear,
this string of coal struggles up the west slope of Sand Patch, east bound. The color is near peak.
Some Canadian power makes the trip down the CSX "A-Line" from Charlotte, NC to Jacksonville, FL. Here it is passing the rustic looking Amtrak Station that serves the Charleston area.
Southern Pacific AC4400CW motors navigate the Vasquez Creek fill east of Fraser, Colorado on March 28, 1997.
On a snowy January 13, 2001, a westbound Union Pacific coal empty passes the east switch at Winter Park, Colorado, powered by quartet of GE AC4400CWs—with a pair each of Southern Pacific and UP.
Adam gets a shot of a WC train on the BRC as WC Engineer Bill Beecher Jr smiles for the camera......Adam Farence Photo.
Q620 comes to a stop behind a derailed L384
UP 7005, an ex-GECX motor, is on the point of a loaded coal train tied down at Armourdale awaiting a crew for the trip east.
Late in the afternoon, a pair of ACs leads an SP eastbound up the grade at Colfax. The train will stop here to add a rear helper.
Common CSX GE's lead empty autorack train Q210 south past the Bogart welcome sign along CSX's Greenwood to Atlanta main.
UP 6181 sits idle amongst the BNSF engines at the Denver engine servicing facility.
Repainted AC4400CW CP 9822 leads loaded ethanol train CP 650 past the small Lasalle Yard on a sunny fall morning. Pushing on the rear is CP 9585.
Q371 heads west running as a unit trash train this fall afternoon
CP 420 pulls past the historic CP White River station. Trains now change crews further ahead closer to the bunk house.