On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, I caught NS train D70 running into Argentine behind this great looking ex-BN SD60M, the BNSF 1455. This train is a transfer from NS' Avondale Yard, and this photo ... (more)
The BNSF Longmont Switch is seen heading north to perform switching duties at the BNSF North Yard.
One of the many leasers that NS has been using leads Macon bound 330 from Crawford after a meet with one southbound.
Good morning, Deshler! A southbound CSX freight wakes up the locals as it crawls through downtown Deshler on a sunny September morning.
Canon 60D mounted on a Manfrotto 269HDBU super tall tri... (more)
Southbound UP empty stack car train Cable Xover.
After helping a coal train to the top of Crawford Hill in Nebraska, a BNSF helpers set drifts downgrade east of Crawford on July 21, 2003. In this era, helpers on Crawford Hill were former Burling... (more)
A matched pair of former BN SD60Ms, which are getting harder to find nowadays, lead the BN-CP transfer downgrade at Westminster.
BNSF 1447 and 1434 cruise along the bank of the Snake River with a train of interchange traffic for the Great Northwest Railway at Ayer, WA. This train makes a turn from Pasco with trackage rights... (more)
NS 213 steps through Thomasville, NC.
A former Conrail SD60M gets a roll on a eastbound freight, passing under the NYC-era signals on the east side of Elkhart.
Prior to the passage of NS 955 with the N&W 611, hot UPS intermodal train 213 rockets South.
CSX Q711 crawls through downtown Columbus, OH on a warm June morning.
Street Running Surprise
While Augusta's 6th street was on the list for the big trip, this bit of street running was unknown to me prior. While we were hanging out at the Salisbu... (more)
Soo Line on the Soo Line These two former Soo SD60's are in about run 5 as they shove this ballast train through the tipple at Dresser Trap Rock, Inc. Without a digital speedometer, the eng... (more)
Soo Line on the Soo Line: No your eyes do not deceive you, that is the actual grade of the track leading out of the tipple on the North side. By the time you are loading the last car, you a... (more)