NS Q99 grinds upgrade through the side of Jellico Mountain in a sequence of 5 tunnels in total. This former Southern Railway line now only sees sporadic traffic when the loadout at Kopper Glo in C... (more)
In the pouring rain. CN 310 ducks under highway 20 a few minutes after the sky opened up and a torrential downpour began (with me on a busy overpass!). Needless to say I did get soaked, eve... (more)
Dwarfed by the rugged scenery of Jasper National Park, Canadian National intermodal train No. 119 passes Jasper Lake just west of Devona, Alberta, on July 16, 2013.
Some nice power on the KAILC this afternoon
On the morning of July 19, 2013, eastbound Canadian National coal train No. 720 soars over Prairie Creek Bridge at Hinton, Alberta.
With the Columbia, SC skyline in the background, NS 96Q is deadheading some empty flat cars down the middle of Sumter Street and through the campus of the University of South Carolina
Not too long after changing crews at Turcot West, CN 309 heads west towards the setting sun with CN 8848 & CN 2674 for power.
A westbound Canadian National coal train traverses Kansas City Southern's Mexico Subdivision. This train came from a southern Illinois mine and is making it's way to a power plant down south.
A very long CN 377 (179 cars) is passing MP 14 of CN's Kingston Sub with a single SD70M-2 up front and another one mid-train (CN 8880 & CN 8916).
CN 8839 at Lovekin bridge
NS 2667 Leads a Rack Train Through Cameron NY
A pair of SD70's bring 148 through Bayview on 394's block.
CN SD70M-2 8015 and IC Dash 9-44CW 2697 approach Clover Bay Yard as they travel east on the Wainwright Sub with empty potash train #758.
The daily Waterloo to Kirk Yard freight train hammers upgrade into the Winthrop Curves, hot on the heels of a G898. In somewhat odd move, the CN is shipping power back to Chicago today on this tra... (more)