66085 passes through the closed station and signalbox at Brocklesby Junction with a train of imported coal from Immingham Docks to Scunthorpe Steelworks.
Eastbound coal loads roll through a short "S" curve and onto the tangent track approaching Philson. Within a few miles, the crew will hit the "hours of service" limit and die o... (more)
Under a nice early winter evening, empty ore train departs with an Evo in charge bound to Carajás Mining Complex. It will travel for the entire night ultil get there on the next morning.
Built in 1925 by Florida East Coast Railway "Jax Bridge" still earns its keep, with 20 or more movements a day. Norfolk Southern intermodal trains contribute to most of the rail polishi... (more)
Wreck crews from Hulcher wave to Amtrak train 311, ''The Loop'', as it rolls slowly past derailed South Local at the elevator track lead in McLean, Illinois.
Steve Smedley photo
Over the Miami River. Metrorail passes high over the river where the FEC line once had a drawbridge.
A southbound train blasts out of skyscraper canyons of downtown Miami. The route is elevated most of the way except for a few small sections at ground level.
Class 18E's pulling a fuel train for up north, seen here between Rosetta and Mooi River on a perfect winters afternoon.
As the sun begins to set, BNSF 4575 escorts the Boeing train, including four new 737 fuselages, through Manhattan on the Montana Rail Link.
A beautiful afternoon in Nottingham Road in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands as 18-310 makes her way towards Newcastle or Northern KwaZulu Natal with a load of CAR Wagon empties.
As the light begins to dip lower and lower in the western sky a Union Pacific Autorack Train heads south down the Chester Sub passing by a field of soybeans. In the middle of the lash up is a CN Z... (more)
A Skyline Mine, UT to Rillito, AZ coal drag screams uphill in the San Timoteo Canyon. This train is bound for a cement plant that uses coal to generate its own power in-house.
A former BN SD40 hustles MRL's large wrecker from Laurel up the east slope of Bozeman Pass, likely headed to a derailment as this was the only thing moving.
UP err I mean NS 156 Today's edition of NS train 156 has a solid Union Pacific consist. Seen here gliding through Cayce, approaching the crew change point at Tryon St. in Columbia.