A CSX C30-7 leads three ex-Santa Fe units of the same model (leased) on an eastbound coal train at Irondale, VA, on NS trackage rights. The 90-car train has two SD40-2s shoving on the rear.
Throttling up at East Siding Switch Quartz after swapping locomotive consists and withdrawing from helper service, a Union Pacific westbound freight heads west toward LaGrande, OR. Check out that... (more)
Still waiting for spring... On a snowy spring morning, Montreal Maine & Atlantic #1 heads westward toward Montreal.
CSX was short on power and had to lease some of these beauties for coal service. They looked great working Elkatawa Hill. Did I spell that right?
Just another eastbound struggling up the grade. I had a thirteen year relationship with Cajon Pass. I sure would like to see it with three tracks.
Norfolk western train crosses Buffalo river at cp draw.
Sunny afternoon at Canguera. The old C30-7 today is the leader of train U76, standing by at Km 79.
When this shot was taken, CSX had only recently reestablished manned helpers up Crooked Hill, between Livingston and East Bernstadt, KY, on the former L&N "KY," or CC Subdivision. The last time he... (more)
MMA 2 is sitting just west of Farnham awaiting a fresh crew, with four GE C30-7's at the head end (MMA 5023, MMA 5017, MMA 3609 & MMA 3000). For a shot of this same train crossing the Eastman tres... (more)
A Santa Fe GE C30-7 fronts three leased Oakway SD60s on a BN unit coal train approaching the "sag block" just north of Palmer Lake. Two BN SD40-2s are shoving on the rear.
Southbound L40, with C30-7 #7687 as DPU.
A four-pack of six-axle units, two in Kodachrome paint, are bringing one of the Santa Fe's famed intermodal trains past the signals at Hodgkins. Paul Meyer photo.
Former Seaboard C30-7 leaves the original Reading "witch's hat" station in New Hope with the 12pm excursion to Lahaska.