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.
"The Circus Comes to Oak Island"
Conrail's OI-09 crew relays the Ringling Brothers "Red Unit" train into Oak Island to put it in position for unloading. The t... (more)
Three NJ Transit Multilevels that have returned from warranty repairs are being delivered to the Meadows Maintenance Complex in Kearny to be placed b... (more)
Covered hoppers were not unusual on coal trains. On this southbound four of them are on the front. They were usually limestone dust, used, as I understand, to coat the walls of mines to keep the... (more)
Looking back I find I look track of time periods and when things happened. Even it those days this was secondary power, doing yard duty.
Doing a poor imitation of a UP locomotive from LA and trying to look cool, this rarity, even in 2000, is actually helping out on the recurring maintenance "jamboree". Nice name but I di... (more)
[DJI P4] The local job, AY-1, enters Ayer Yard just as SEPO departs to Portland, Maine to finish its trek from Selkirk, NY. Q426 was slow to depart the yard, going into emergency brake for an unkn... (more)
One a sweltering day the local switcher trundles by with the its East Tennessee economy air conditioner wide open.
Freight power sits facing northbound cooling its heels. It's Santa Train day.
Northbound freight on the former Clinchfield passes the former site of the station. Norfolk Southern track is to the right.
Rolling along the former C&O, rack train Q241 passes the C&O signal masts just south of Bradner on a warm winter morning.
Mixed freight M365 heads for a crew change at Lima as it passes through the small town of Columbus Grove on a beautiful winter evening.
A pair of AC4400s leads intermodal train Q157 west at Remington Road, PA.