Nice shiny new sign with one of my favorite EMD, the nicely proportioned SD40 with good innards.
Just a another in the almost endless parade of southbound coal trains.
These units were a rarity on this line 22 years ago. This one is sitting quietly in the siding with a rail train. The main line has its new concrete ties, allegedly the solution to the need for ... (more)
A very interesting consist brings BNSF Train U CXHHUT0 15T out of Argentine Yard on Main Track 2 of the BNSF Emporia Sub. at Morris. Trailing a very nice looking YN2 C40-8W on this empty unit LPG... (more)
After loading at Highland Mining's Trace Fork surface mine near Holden, mine run H810-23 rolls into downtown Logan and on to Peach Creek Yard in Henlawson for the trip back to the mainline. Life i... (more)
The Indianapolis, IN to CSX Barr Yard in Riverdale, IL manifest, CSX Train Q642 threads its way into town on the CSX Chicago Heights Sub., which is a former B&O Trackage.
Locomotives: CSXT 3... (more)
The city buzz is joined by the sound of pounding GE's and the throng of an EMD as Q409 moves south through 33
The 5104 looks shiny and clean after its recent trip thrifty the paint shop for the YN3B treatment. Today it begins to bring its train of empty covered hoppers to a stop as it passes an approach ... (more)
A mostly EMD lash up of power pulls the MoW train of W045 into the city of Opelika this afternoon. The 28 car train is moving a variety of interesting sights such as gondolas full of scrap rails ... (more)
The lone SB that currently runs this portion of the ex-CRR is Q696, seen here crossing the Catawba river (and Lake James) near Marion, NC. In the distance you can see Brown mountain and Table Roc... (more)
Q008 slowly approaches CP 5 with instructions on entering the yard
CSXT 510 wearing the YN2 paint scheme is the lone locomotive for a long autorack train passing the Ridgefield Park, NJ station.
CSX Local Train B721 out of Framingham runs long hood forward to the former Boston & Maine "Draw 7" Bridge. The local is bringing 4 box cars to a customer in Everett.
After getting tips about this 10 unit consist on a rack job I quickly though of a location where I could get all 10 units in one shot, McKees Rocks popped into my head so I hurried down there just... (more)
The crew of J780 is making the slow trip west to Washington as they pass the B&O CPL's at East End Martin in some sweet evening light.