An eastbound freight train has just crossed the Continental Divide as they come out of the of Moffat Tunnel at East Portal. Weather can get pretty tough this high up in elevation, as seen with the... (more)
Train swings out of the yard before backing in.
Richard Beal photo:
Helper power sits and waits at Sandcut ready to help the next SP drag lug freight over the Tehachapis
The TP&W (Rail America) recently acquired Ex-SP tunnel motors 9395 & 9401 from CEFX. Here at the old Hoosier Lift, the 9401 is seen basking in the morning sun waiting for its next assignment.
MRL Helper #1 with an electic mix of six axle EMD power meets the #841 local at Muir siding.The #841 is returning to Livingston while the Helpers are pushing BNSF train HKCKPAS over the pass.
An ex-Southern Pacific SD45T-2 and Florida East Coast GP38-2 lead the Chicago, Fort Wayne, and Eastern Manifest from Blue Island Yard to Fort Wayne on a gorgeous sunny October morning.
The "Oil Cans" are near the top as the train passes the crossover at Cable. Notice the wayward CSX GE unit in the consist.
Sundown near Antelope Valley
An eastbound Toledo, Peoria & Western road freight screams through Goodland on its way to the Hoosier Lift on the east side of Remington
An eastbound Toledo, Peoria & Western road freight passes the old depot at the Illinois / Indiana state line, known as Effner.
An eastbound Toledo, Peoria & Western road freight heads east through Sheldon shortly crossing the Kankakee, Beaverville & Southern.
Eastbound SPCSL train running north by a well known land mark to area fans. Today this elevator is gone.