Southbound loaded X68 departing Tamoyo yard, with AC44 and C30-7 as helpers.
Something you don't see on Sherman Hill and environs: green foliage! After all the snowdrifts and permafrost have melted, there is a very short time when the Spring attempts to take hold, but al... (more)
A Burlington Northern GE/EMD combo lead a 70 car Stockton, CA to Denver, CO trackage rights manifest through Sutro Cut on UP's Provo Subdivision. I'm definitely missing the variety of power and pa... (more)
A Burlington Northern coal empty approaches the top of the grade at Palmer Lake on Colorado’s Joint Line on the afternoon of July 8, 1985. Four GE C30-7s lead a lone EMD SD40-2 up the grade.
Southbound NS 167 diverges from the single track main from Helenwood onto Track 2 at Robbins, TN. This was the south end of one of six epic line changes on the CNO&TP in the early '60s. Here, the ... (more)
Northbound tanker arriving at São Carlos station with some trailing units. The old C30´s heading trains have their days numbered, since new AC44´s and brand new SD70ACE´s are incoming.
An nifty quartet of GE C30-7s lead BNSF's Valmy, NV to Provo, UT coal empty through Riverton on UP's Provo Subdivision. This well matched power set stayed together for a couple of cycles before va... (more)
One of the conditions of the UP-SP merger was the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway receiving trackage rights along the former D&RGW and WP between Denver, CO and Stockton, CA. Witness the dail... (more)
With no crew in sight, a UP freight sits in the siding at Manix, waiting for a new crew to take it south to the yard in Yermo, California. John Doughty photo, courtesy of Mr. Christopher Clipper c... (more)
EX BNSF and BN C30-7's run around there train waiting in the South Side Siding
Bound for Montreal with a colorful power consist, manifest/empty oil train MM&A train # 1, exercises trackage rights over Canadian Pacific
Coming from the Irving refinery located at Saint John N.B, an empty crude oil train climbs out of Magog toward Mount Orford.
Eastbound loaded train running between the yards of Aluminio and Mairink.
Two classic GE and EMD road locomotives lead the dail 702 through Defoe park.
Train 702 is southbound passing the Michigan Sugar facility just north of Saginaw.