Power on the Decatur Junction main line. Distant unit is DT 1608.
BB 9 and BB 5 wait on the Middle Depot Track in Charlottesville, VA, behind the Amtrak station (ex-SOU) for a three-hour late Cardinal, Train #50, to arrive before proceeding west.
Hands of the railroad.
Built in 1954 as a GP-9 this locomotive was rebuilt to a GP-16 by the SCL in 1979 and re-manufactured by Conrail at Juniata Locomotive Shops in 1993 for the US Army Railroad to use on Mulberry Isl... (more)
Panned shot of an eastbound (northbound) passenger special for the L&N Historical Society convention in Bowling Green.
ILSX 1354, ex-IAIS 495, sits on the diamond over the weekend in its new paint scheme, painted by Northern Plains Railroad Services in Fordville, ND. This locomotive spent the winter at the new In... (more)
Short haul railroading on the Illinois prairie.
Always look both ways before crossing a diamond.
NB grain train out of La Crosse
One of the grain elevators in Oakesdale towers above the 316 in the late afternoon sun. The railroad moves a large amount of grain traffic out of Oakesdale, reflecting the agricultural traffic tha... (more)
Buckingham Branch Locomotive #8 is bringing back a load of empty box cars from the Beer plant down in Richmond.
C&I power spends Easter morning quietly in LaCrosse.
Awaiting track time across the NS Piedmont Division
The SCFE's only two GP16s sit outside the enginehouse/shop building at the railroad's headquarters in Clewiston on a beautiful spring day.