TORCO 7801 sits @ Walbridge yard awaiting her next assignment. These units were nice to see as they always seemed to be the 'forgotten' Chessie's.
This Nahant to Kansas City extra freight train rolls across the Foster Bridges in southern Iowa west of Ottumwa. Today's consist is alittle bit odd since 3 of 4 SD35's the IMRL had are on one trai... (more)
Minnesota Central was/is a subsidiary of Pioneer RailCorp.
4553 prowls the immense yard at Hamlet. Please click on "CSXT 4553" to see this engine in B&O blue paint.
A study in shades of blue and green along the Clark Fork River...two SD35s bracket a pair of SD45s as they hustle the westbound Gas Local to Thompson Falls. Scanned from a Fuji Provia slide.
Headed for Inman Yard
LN train 864 leaving Appalachia for the trip to Corbin, KY.
Departing south after crew change
A contingent of older EMDs rust away in Huntington.
The 6000 is Conrail's SD35 class unit. The second unit, an Alco Century, demonstrates why an Alco is sometimes called an "honorary steam locomotive".
A freight pulls away from Conway Yard. A geep (in the background) awaits its turn.
Wrecked SD35 at Chattanooga.
The first train from the then-new mine at Wentz, VA eases up to the old depot at Big Stone Gap. The 51-car train of "Big Reds" carried high quality met coal to US Steel in Birmingham. This was the... (more)
Back in the days before hyper-sensitivity about security issues, railfans had a lot more opportunity to capture views like this, in the heart of Toledo's dock area.