NS 9787 leads NS170-10 east through the small town of London on its way towards Columbus.
20Q entering the interlocking at CP 194 on the NS Chicago Line
Coke train NS 860 passing BE Tower at CP 194 on the NS Chicago Line
A BNSF consist with a Santa Fe paint scheme at second locomotive still the Santa Fe paint scheme is a GP60 #180 decending to Caliente. This day we see a little traffic due a line maintenance.
Late in the afternoon on Tehachapi BNSF's M MODBAR1 24A enters tunnel number two. The first cut of boxcars is all wine loads from Modesto for Barstow. Due to the ongoing and devastating drought, t... (more)
A Chicago to Seattle stacker rolls through Casselton, ND
A pair of ex-Warbonnet Dash 9's are the power for NS's D70 transfer of racks from Voltz to Argentine. The train is rolling down the Gooseneck and off the Hannibal Bridge from North KC and into the... (more)
Only BNSF engines were waiting for service on this day.
After a 36 year hiatus, my friend Ralph Hintze and I ventured in to the Swede Tunnel site on BNSF's Stevens Pass mainline between Leavenworth, WA and Winton, WA just in time to catch a stack train... (more)
Exiting tunnel number 5 on UP's Tehachapi grade is one of the few remaining warbonnets left on the BNSF. Dash 9-44CW #710 was ordered for the Santa Fe but delivered after the BNSF merger and so ha... (more)
15K creeps slowly along the NS Cleveland Line in order to allow traffic ahead to clear. The train is approaching CP 122.
A pair of ex-Warbonnet Dash 9's are the power for NS's D70 transfer of racks from Voltz to Argentine rolling through Ustick on approach to the Hannibal Bridge.
Having crested the Wyndale grade, the E.B. Intermodal begins to get back up to track speed.
E.B. Intermodal will make a quick crew change in Bristol and then resume trip to Roanoke.
The other side of the bridge. I've shot CN 149 in the Port of Montreal on the other side of this bridge over the Lachine Canal quite often during the past 6 months, but when the days are as... (more)