Steel and Steam The Clinchfield brings up the rear of today's NS Employee Steam Special as the passenger train embarks on its second run of the day and crosses the 27th Street interlocking ... (more)
The always exciting consisted AB62 has just received a signal to cross onto track 1 while slowly moving its long train of steel and pipe on towards Irondale as the NS Employee Steam Special is see... (more)
The bright new colors of the recently formed C&C operation provide a nice contrast with the rural scenery of south Alabama as the paper mill train keeps rolling on towards the Mead plant.
The wheels on the train go.... These 42” diameter steel beauties show off their constant rotation of going round and round inside the radial trucks of a UP SD70M lead unit on today’s Q144 ... (more)
With my friend Britt driving to get ahead of the train for the next photo location, this allowed for me to try a pace/reverse pan shot of the lead unit as we fly by it at 40mph.
After dropping off the Conductor, the Mahrt Turn pulls ahead as it prepares to uncouple from its first 20 cars and drop them off onto the State Dock's lead track.
While some of us get to enjoy this year's Labor Day, others still have to keep the economy going which is what we see today as the daily Mahrt Turn heads for the State Dock's lead to set out its f... (more)
Running 90 cars long and with a length of over 8500 feet, Q242 continues its journey south after a meet with one at Gabbettville as it takes this long empty auto rack train to Montgomery and to th... (more)
North meets South With only 45 years separating the creation of Canadian Pacific and the town of Loachapoka, the two unlikely subjects meet on a random June afternoon as this Canadian duo ... (more)
On a typical humid and muggy September morning in the South one finds any way to keep cool like running with the window down or in this case the door open as we see the friendly Conductor doing on... (more)
The West End switcher goes about sorting cars in the former Central of Georgia yard as the NS Office Car Special out of sigh... (more)
The OCS rolls by at a slow pace on the “Man O’War” track as this train heads for the final stopping point today after a day of running VIPs across the line from Macon to Columbus.
Iron Horse meets Horseless Carriage In the midst of her first run in today’s Employee Steam Special, the Southern 630 steam engine makes her way over Interstate 285 and the automobiles that... (more)
With a collection of engines it plans to take up to Denver, including the remote control unit of BNSF 1719, today's KCKDEN prepares to depart from Pueblo with a rather clean looking Dash 9 at the ... (more)
A new arrival to Pueblo from the night before switches an empty rail flat car during its morning train building routine and has taken the top spot away from more)