After missing the NS Geometry Train in this spot last week, I was determined to catch the Rail Grinder, which has been in the area for a few days. Here it is heading east (to the right) back to th... (more)
Eastbound Loram Badger Ditch Cleaner crosses the muddy Potomac River at Harpers Ferry after 5 inches of rain in the area.
Loram Rail Grinder RG309 waits for the evening to grind some rail's. As of late last year, the Rail Grinder no longer operates as a train but now uses TOP's with a CP foreman protecting.
Railgrinder staged in W. Shed track.
First time seeing one in person, and boy are they BIG!
RG 306 works at griding down the track on Main 1.
A Loram Railgrinder is seen at Verona in action grinding the crossovers in town.
The number two mainline is getting a cleaning past some of the roller coasters at HersheyPark.
KCS was using this machine during a track upgrade in the area between Jordan Street and Spring Street in west Shreveport back in 2007.
Despite the fact this grinder messed up operations all day, it made for some interesting pictures as it made its way down the Bessemer.
A Loram Rail Grinder makes its way through Norfolk Southern's River Yard in Bethlehem Pa on its way to grind the Northern Portion of NS's Lehigh Line north of Allentown.
A Loram Rail Grinder makes its way westward through Norfolk Southern's River Yard on its way to grind the Northern portion of the Lehigh Line.
Loram RG-306 grinds westbound on #2 mainline at Cove.
A Loram rail grinding train makes a reverse move past COLA on a bright and cold February morning.
Loram rail grinder RG 314 at Norton, VA.