CSX 5961 ruins a Christmas card perfect scene as it spews black carbon into the air, but for me it made the already incredible scene all the better!
High & wide load moves from Taft Yard for OUC.
This CSX B40-8 was built for Conrail in May 1988 as their 5081, then to NS 4811 after the Conrail merger. The former CR/NS B40-8s are now once again together on a common roster. Now serving CSX as... (more)
With business in a state of flux, there are sometimes two Taft locals working the mainline thru Orlando allowing for both to return before noon & both crews to remain gainfully employed. Today is... (more)
A couple of former SP units shoves a cut of cars back into the yard. Most of these units are now in storage.
This ex-Con/NS unit, now on the CSX roster, spent the early part of this day with it's wheels off the rails. It was rerailed and then sat on the lead to a scrap yard before vanishing, possibly tak... (more)
Ex-CR unit looking good in AM sunshine.
Local is spotting Ringling flats for loading at the north end of Kaley Yard off Columbia Street. Ringling stayed in town one extra day this year.
Very colorful consist of 6 units roll thru East Dubuque
Trio of NYSW units brings NS train 341 southbound into Lynchburg. NYSW and CP power were common on trains 341 and 342 in the early '90's.
PW power sits idling on the siding with it's train being unloaded at the Bow power plant as NS 7567 leads a train of NS empty hoppers south on a warm blustery day with the wind inverting the tree... (more)
On a brisk and frigid December Evening, BNSF 8601 and BNSF 8715 are seen sitting on the Longmont, Colorado House Track, while waiting for some work.
A775 w/CSXT 5842, Z915 w/FCEN 60 & A779 w/CSXT 5976.