A CSX yard job shoves a cut of cars back from the north end of the hump bowl so that the hump job can pick them up for sorting. Meanwhile, a reefer gets some quick repairs done on a RIP track. more)
A colorful consist led by CSX 8139 prepares to depart from the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
HLCX 6226 is a sample of the many different lease units I saw pass through the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
NS 6103 is running long hood forward, minus ditch lights, as an eastbound hopper car train waits in the former Nickel Plate Road (Chicago-Fort Wayne line) passing siding, adjacent the yard at West... (more)
Unknown northbound local entering Norris Yard in Irondale, Al.
Four different paint schemes, CEFX 3163, CSX 8210, HLCX 6077, and in the distance a Central Oregon & Pacific in the Tucson yard, two days before Christmas. Photo taken with permission.
The daily HUTR manifest cruises east into the morning sun at Arlington, SD. They'll stop to set out cars for the ethanol plant at Aurora and soybean plant Volga at the small yard at Aurora. They'... (more)
NS 3394 leads a 36 car 19G under the PRR signals at Tipton. A Classic Scene.
After a westbound has passed, UP 3463 comes out of the siding at Chase and heads up the hill towards the summit on Cima Hill.
NS 3351 leads a 4 pack of NS SD40-2's south out of Foosland, Indiana on its way to Decatur, Illinois.
FEC 715 leading 230 29 over the San Sebastian River in Saint Augustine.
Beneath the Kansas City skyline, a deuce of ex-Burlington Northern EMDs crawl toward Olive St up the North Main with a lengthy T KCS1 10R on the drawbars. This is a transfer job that moves tonnage... (more)
CNW 6847 rests in Yard 2 at IRM for Labor Day Weekend.
FEC 714 leads FEC 416, FEC 439 and a coal train south towards Miami.
Southwestern 3776 sits in the interchange yard with the Union Pacific as a typical southwest desert dust storm blows through Deming, New Mexico.