An eastbound Southern Pacific coal train twists along the Arkansas River at Hecla Junction, Colorado, over the famed Tennessee Pass Route on September 4, 1995. At the time, SP’s GE AC4400CWs were ... (more)
Under the evening sun, BNSF 5710 leads a loaded coal train west on the MRL as it snakes its way out of the mountains and into Helena.
A pair of exceptionally clean YN2 AC44s blast through the village of Fonda with empty autoracks.
The coal fields of Wyoming always attract the newest technology. The grades and adverse conditions in the Powder River Basin make it a proving ground for newest and the best locomotives. In 1996 t... (more)
SP186, and two other motors crawl towards the Continental Divide. The train is twisting thru severe curvature and the sound of steel on steel is deafening..... It is this rail-fans perspective tha... (more)
UP 7285, 6844, & 7214 lead westbound empties. Gibbon Jct and the Kearney sub are approximately five miles away.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: Bright future and Grinstein leaders on this K train.
A Southern Pacific GE brings up the rear of a loaded coal train as it crests Logan Hill.
A BNSF manifest freight thunders eastbound over a snow-covered Bridge 57 west of Trout Creek, Montana, on February 7, 2014.
CSX Local D787 has 4 brand new SD40-2 engines with SD45 carbodies for the Maryland Midland. The engines numbered MMID 3448, 3449, 3450 and 3451. The engines were inadvertently shipped east (pictur... (more)
About to duck under the stone arch bridge built in 1877, an eastbound is down along the riverside on CSX's New Castle Subdivision in Kent, Ohio
BNSF 5688, CREX 1207, & BNSF 9473 lead westbound empties.
A westbound Union Pacific coal train claws its way up the hill out of Bond on the Craig Branch.
A pair of CP units pull this mixed freight on its way to Selkirk