The CSXT and NS have been running thru some interesting power to the CN lately. Also with the CN extremely power short the CN has been using anything they can get their hands on to run trains. An ... (more)
While the Mojave Desert offers a wide range of breathtaking photography vantages...those closer to civilization have unfortunately been tainted with. One of these scenes can be found near the town... (more)
CN 323 with BCOL 4649, CN 2599, BCOL 4643 and only 22 cars heads west as CN 543 at left (with CSXT 3224 & CSX 468 for power) recedes into the distance as it backs up at Turcot West.
BNSF leading NS on CSX. BNSF 969, a Dash 9 with the H1 scheme, leads NS P65 up the CSX's CN&L line from Columbia with a load of woodchips. NS has trackage rights on the CN&L to its retaine... (more)
NS 175 running restricted thru High Point after having PTC issues around Jamestown, NC
Afternoon Intermodal. A late running NS 238 heads past the Amtrak Station in Columbia, SC on its way to Andrews Yard and then to the port at Charleston, SC.
Chicago & North Western C44-9W 8630 with CNW SD60 8036 westbound at Helendale, California on the ATSF Cajon Subdivision.
A westbound merchandise freight crosses the flyover at Frost. Trailing units are GP9 2292, GP20 3060, GP50 3818, SF30C 9519 and D8-40CW 855. Bringing up the rear are SD45 5349 and F45 5957.
Westbound coal at first light. Unfortunately this old signal and wooden platform have now been replaced with a newer steel platform and signal.
An eastbound BNSF meets UP's E RBLDKM above on the Palmdale Cutoff. Power may have changed over the years, but Cajon Pass is no less amazing to see in action.
A little different view of the always busy Tucson yard diesel service area. Note the yard tower in the distance.
In November of 2017, the astounding Arizona sunset provides the backdrop for an Eastbound stack train at Seligman, AZ.
A trio of BNSF D9's struggle to lug this heavy general freight up the very steep grade along the former DRGW mainline in Colorado on a very comfortable mountain afternoon.