After breaking a drawbar west of Douglasville, NS 154 limps into downtown where a relief crew will take the train to Atlanta. The train features one of the best lashups of the year with a trio of ... (more)
An eastbound freight rounds the bend as it makes its way into St. Charles, MN. The crew has another 20 miles before they will reach their destination and change crews at Winona, MN.
A DM&E mixed freight roars by a small Minnesota farm as it heads east towards Winona. These horses seem to be well accustomed to the passing trains seeing as they never even bothered to lift thei... (more)
312 heads south at MP-77 on the NS Marion Branch with a pair of SD60's from 2 owners bound for Goodman Yards.
Arriving at CP Hill in Golden after the first snowfall of the season.
Just one leased GE is in charge of a lengthy westbound. With nearly 7000 feet of train they were doing all of 30 mph on this relatively level section of the Paynesville Sub.
A CP grain run-thru heads north on the Barstow Sub.
Making a rare daylight appearance from Chicago to Fort Wayne, RailAmerica's Fort Wayne train heads east through Atwood.
The Chicago, Fort Wayne, and Eastern makes its way east towards Fort Wayne on the semi-street trackage in downtown Warsaw Indiana. We chased this train for over 100 miles, but this will be our las... (more)
After pulling their train off the CSX interchange, the 9400 cuts away to head south so they can run around the train and haul it north to Metamora. Engineer and fellow RP contributer Aaron Border ... (more)
After meeting a westbound at Hoffman, CP train 372 tugs hard on its long string of grain loads as it heads for Glenwood.
Just a few minutes after sunrise, 125 grain loads head east along the Pomme De Terre river east of Barrett, MN.
CEFX 9400 heads south towards Hamler as light power to pick up a grain train for loading in Metamora.
Engineer (and fellow RP contributor) Aaron Border gives a friendly wave from the cab as he and his crew work on pulling a cut of empties out of the CSX interchange in Hamler.
Street Running With A Splash of Color! It took what felt like forever, but today I happened to get very lucky with a VERY late NS 155 that had my first CEFX Leaser on the point! Now with it... (more)