With the first rays of light just starting the creep over the mountains, westbound manifest 35A with an odd pair cruises down the grades of the famous Pittsburgh line
Norfolk Southern train #322 passes through Macon Junction as it begins its journey north to Atlanta and its terminating point of Debutts yard in Chattanooga. A former Burlington Northern SD60M is ... (more)
A rerouted Superior-Northtown Manifest sports an all green powerset of two SD60Ms and an SD40-2.
As is evident, all units were pulling hard.
CR 5549 brings an eastbound freight under the signals on the west side of LaPorte, in November of 1998. My wife is from LaPorte and I always managed to shoot a few trains when we would visit there... (more)
Symbol IIMLB-01 passes the 1920s vintage US&S Style B semaphores at MP1451.8 near Robsart, NM. By early 2000 all of these truly classic Golden State Route sentinels would be gone. Fuji Provia.
"EMDs in the Catskills"
Cumberland to Cincinnati Q317-04 is westbound on the Kanawha Subdivision at Catlettsburg, passing through town on the triple track mainline with two ex-Conrail SD60Ms for power bound for a crew ch... (more)
The CP - MNNR transfer is overloaded with power as it backs in cars into the MNNR A Yard at St. Anthony Junction. The Soo Line's last purchase, CP 6262 (ex-SOO 6062), leads the pack during this j... (more)
NS 140 slides through Forest Park, Georgia several hours behind schedule with it's Industry Yard, East Point bound train.
In a scene that will change forever (for the worse) in the near future, NS mixed freight 14G from Conway to Morrisville, PA splits the old Pennsy style position light signals and approaches the 10... (more)
"Conrail EMDs at Popolopen"
Green Day in Vancouver today.
BN Desert Storm unit #1991 is a ways from home rails as it switches out some cars on the Soo Line (ex-MILW) mainline in Milwaukee. The unit still looks good in this shot from 1995.
Always a large amount of train activity here at Division street just a few blocks walk from downtown St. Paul, MN.