A BNSF trackage rights train loaded with tactonite heads west on the Sunset Route to the Ferromex interchange at the Mexican border at Eagle Pass, TX. In an unusual setup, the train was 1x2 with ... (more)
NS Train 158 heads north thru Lexington NC with NS RP20BD 103 in tow
They have been catching some beautiful Rainbow Trout out of Sprague Lake this spring. I wonder if the engineer on 5413 East wishes he could drop a line...
A nice early Easter Bunny gift on the curve this morning after a long graveyard shift. All the older BNSF paint schemes represented here nicely almost like a publicity shot as the crew rambles a... (more)
The low angle of the late afternoon sun lights up the cigar band on 5498's nose as it barrels past the old wooden Cotton Belt depot. The depot has since been removed, and the scene modernized (st... (more)
A rare leader takes the siding just outside LPC with a stack transfer from Corwith Yard.
A scene you don't see very often since the 90's a BN triclopes leads a stack transfer from Corwith to LPC.
It's a beautiful spring afternoon as an eastbound oil train thunders through the flatlands.
The Standard Railroad Goes West: Norfolk Southern's Pennsylvania Railroad heritage unit makes an appearance in the DFW Metroplex, trailing third out on a high priorty manifest from Kansas C... (more)
Westbound coal empties for Williamson roll past the position lights at Twin Branch.
A heavy BNSF coal train eases down CSX's Chattanooga Sub, just a few miles from transferring back to NS rails at Wauhatchie.
Palo Verde at Siberia - Spring in the Mojave brings the blooming off the Palo Verde plants (the yellow flower) and in some places they cover the desert floor like a forest. Here a fast int... (more)
On Christmas Eve where the highway traffic was claim, but the railway was doing their best to squeeze a few more train in before the curfew was going into effect for the Christmas holiday, NS 736 ... (more)
Back in the 2000s, the Claremore turn rain most days with 5-7 unit lash-ups that usually included multiple models and paint schemes.
This huge mixed freight had over 500 axles. She's coming out of Elsberry headed up the slight incline to Apex.