On a muggy spring day, 1952 built former G&J nee D&H 4116 smokes it up as it departs Eagle Bridge with loads for Caroval and Cargill Feed in Salem. The tank cars contain liquid urea used to mix... (more)
An Alco S6 and an MLW S13 have a long train of autoracks in tow as they smoke their way through downtown Ingersoll, ON, right before sunset. The racks were just pulled from the CN interchange and ... (more)
This is the same type of crude oil train that derailed and exploded at Lac-Megantic in July 2013. How long before these tired workhorses are withdrawn from service. Meanwhile, I'm enjoying the smo... (more)
L75 has just gotten the signal across the CSX diamonds and pours out the smoke as he heads West.
The engineer on GE22 knocks the throttle back upon getting a clear at East Point and covers downtown East Point in a blanket of EMD smoke.
In a pouring rain shower, a rare doubleheader chuffs upgrade out of Eagle Bridge with some loads from Pan Am in a scene right out of the 1950's.
Rocking the diesel plume! Two vintage vehicles, which would you rather own?
For all my images from the charter, go Railroad: Baltimore & Ohio (B&O)Locomotive: EMD GP9Location: Romney, West Virginia, USALocomotive #: BO 6604Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: March 23, 2013
GEXR 9392 leads GEXR 431 through Limehouse with notch 8 locomotives leaving some exhaust smoke.
Three GE C30-7s smoke it up at Tamora, Nebraska, on the morning of July 2, 1988. The train held the main for a meet, and is now bringing the coal loads back into motion, while another eastbound co... (more)
UP 695 makes smoke as it pulls a string of rusty hoppers out of the 36th Street Yard.
Potomac Eagle/South Branch Valley Railroad, along with RP.net's Chase Gunnoe, offered a day-long photo excursion and it was well attended! Wonderful trip if you have the time to take it.
A short consist does not preclude a little Alco exhaust as the Holbrook Turn passes the north switch at the pig farm on the outskirts of greater metropolitan Snowflake, AZ
Even though they only have a 5 car consist a pair of Alcos put on a classic show as they pull the hill at MP 5 on the Apache Railway
With throttle now wide open after descending Belmont Hill, a brace of GE U30-C's heads up a Powder River coal train as it charges through Marsland Nebraska and starts up the next grade into Owl Cu... (more)
What Alcos do ...