"Let's get this party started." Those were the words uttered rather dryly by the crew of QNPINP as their 8,300 horsepower worth of diesel locomotive leaned into the rear of a Meremac coal l... (more)
As this manifest flies down Byron Hill northbound for Shops Yard, the sun starts to fade away on this frigid March day.
NS 8737 is accompanied by a UP SD60M and SD60 on a transfer coming down from North KC, through the West Bottoms, heading for UP's 18th St. Yard. In the distance, a Neff-18th St Yard transfer is al... (more)
A Gainesville-bound grain train negociates the winding curves on the outskirts of the Poultry Capital of the World. A pair of manned helpers on the rear assure the train can get over the steep gra... (more)
A rugged standard cab Dash 8 thunders through downtown Talmo with a grain train bound for Gainesville in tow. The 40 mile route sees little daylight traffic, so catching this train in daylight was... (more)
A long lens captures a west bound csx freight train headed through Alden n.y. Track 2 has a green signal but the train is still 15 miles away.
We're just between Summit and Cannonsburg on a small back road, here we see CSXT 7629 idling waiting for a crew to take over the train. This photo holds a lot of meaning for me, seeing as it is my... (more)
Q544, a daily manifest passes by the Dog House on a clear November afternoon with a typical mixed six axle consist as B30-7 5538 looks on.
A friendly wave from the conductor as a westbound empty coal train meets a loaded train on the high plains of Wyoming.
With a fresh crew on board in Burlington, the 2124 is still accelerating from Nestle siding as it heads towards Schiller Park.
This was the second 384 that day. It was quite short and had new MTA cars at the end. I heard this train picked them up in Utica.
What do you do when nature gives you lemons? You make lemonade! It's a dreary, cold, rainy fall West Virginia day where conditions are horrible for photography? You go inside an old depot and make... (more)
Q231 rolls through the Corn City.