The power of these CSX units is being tested as they tow 110 loads of coal up grade through Roanoke. With extra traction being needed for heavy loads, sand is sprayed in front of the locomotives ... (more)
K135-06 heads west with some bsnf power on the head end
It's getting late in the afternoon as Q424 coasts eastward down into the community of Chester, just about done with it's descent of the 13 miles of 1.5% grade that twist and turn down the east fac... (more)
A southbound rolls out of Hickory Creek tunnel #3 as the fog burns off.
With a brand new set of Tier 4 GEs on the point, southbound grain train G895 rolls through Morley, TN. No help will be needed today, and the train will top the Duff Mountain grade with only the Ti... (more)
Port Reading local PR44 crosses Rahway Ave. with a couple plastic pellet hoppers.
Northbound CSX autorack train Q210 waits patiently in the siding at Kingston, Georgia on the CSX W&A Subdivision for southbound manifest train S581 to pass by. This would be the last SD80MAC I cau... (more)
Q010 rolls south through Teaneck where there was still a bit of past-peak fall foliage clinging to the trees.
A former L&N GP38-2 gets ready to pull a cut of cars from NS at Town Street back to the CSX yard. In the background, NS Dash 9-44CW 9231 waits for a signal to head west with a unit grain train.
CSX train L243-07 heads west on track two behind SD40-3 4001 and SD50-2 8513.
After meeting two north bounds, CSXT 7637 leads K427 out of the west siding onto the main at South Deshler in some sweet evening light.
A CSX unit serves as DPU on a southbound oil train traveling down the Arkansas River valley toward Little Rock on UP's Van Buren Subdivision.