Six 4-axles lead an empty hopper train south through Kosmosdale on a perfect spring evening. Today's consist includes: 2115 (GP40-3), 2116 (road-slug), 3801 (GP38-2, painted for UofL), 2131 (GP40-... (more)
Southbound military train at Scottsburg on the L&I.
CSX S505 heads south through Sulphur on the old L&N while an early spring abounds!
NS 112 highballs west through Glenvar behind an assortment of power. "Straight" SD40, former SOU 3178, is leading today. I was always a fan of these old motors, as well as the N&W 1500's and 1600'... (more)
Westbound NS 375 makes its way into Huntingburg with a recently acquired ex-UP SD60 and a former Conrail SD50 (NS 5420).
NS 375 heads west through Marengo with a recently acquired ex-UP SD60 and a former Conrail SD50 (NS 5420). You can often count on 375 for "good power", but the only way this one could have gotten ... (more)
A beautifully painted CSXT 7537 sits in perfect sunlight at Laurens, SC... before they blew it!
A work train heads south toward Bristol late in the afternoon.
A southbound BNSF coal train (DP unit shown here) nears the end of its short run across the P&I Railroad (CN/BNSF) from Metropolis, IL as it approaches the Paducah & Louisville yard.
A southbound BNSF coal train passes through Chiles Junction on the P&I Railroad (CN/BNSF) on its way to Paducah, KY. The track in the foreground is the CN Bluford Subdivision to Fulton, KY.
IC 1019 works a CN rail train on the P&I at Central Avenue in Paducah.
A coal train heads south toward Fulton, KY on the CN Bluford Subdivision. The track at right is the P&I Railroad (CN/BNSF), leading to Paducah and a connection with the P&L Railway.
MBTX 1066 passes through Paducah on the P&L on its way to Progress Rail at Mayfield, KY.
PAL 10 started life as a milk car and would later be rebuilt by VMV to its present day configuration to supply power to the P&L office cars (Bluegrass State I and Bluegrass State II).
The Fulton-Paducah local arrives at the P&L yard in Paducah with interchange cars from the CN at Fulton. After they finish yarding their train the crew will turn the engine on the wye, grab their ... (more)