I’ve never regretted any train ride that I’ve taken, although I usually am thinking about the photos that I’m missing while on board the train, and I don’t make a priority of riding for that reaso... (more)
Eastbound TV-2 curves around idled Pitcairn Yard (out of view to the left); homes in Pitcairn form the background. Pitcairn was named after Robert Pitcairn, superintendent of the PRR's Pittsburgh ... (more)
"Chickamauga Job" CSX A707-20 glide south through the Lightfoot Mill (MP WA-128.7 Tyner Holdout) on the CSX Western & Atlantic (WA) heading for the Chickamauga Branch at Shepard Industri... (more)
Nashville is a very busy area for CSX. On any given day multiple trains can be seen coming through the city and making shift in the shadows of the old Union Station. The city is growing fast as se... (more)
Taking advantage of a 20 minute burst of sunshine timed well with the Bellows Falls switcher in route from Riverside yard to Bellows Falls, the CLP 306 is highlighted by foliage that has only just... (more)
A westbound TV (trailer/van) train enters the cut approaching Wegley, Pa.
Two old work horses wearing paint of Fallen flags works the CN Decatur Local.
A westbound CSX intermodal train departs East Side Yard in Philadelphia. It’s interesting to note the marked difference between the C40-8 in YN2 and the one in the drab “stealth” scheme.
The power for the southbound Orange Blossom Special has cut off from its train and proceeded to CSX’ East Side Yard office in Philadelphia for a crew change. Here it backs toward Grays Ferr... (more)
This bridge sees a lot of frac sand traffic being exported from Wisconsin, but the loaded sand cars on this local are actually bringing sand into the area. These cars of high grade silica sand ar... (more)
The oldest motor in the fleet rides solo toward New Smyrna Beach.
A well worn GP40-2 approaches Cresson with MOW track materials.
A pair of four-axle EMDs leads an officer special on the former B&OCT. Tom Golden photo.