Final seasonal ore train to Michigan waits for a crew to take the train south.
CN switcher about to cross Mississippi river bridge
The daily CN Waterloo to Chicago freight crosses the Mississippi River from Dubuque, IA to East Dubuque, IL on the aging swing span. Barges are in place as workers hurry to finish maintenance on ... (more)
M33891 at Wallace Yard. The engineer is opening the coupler on the lead unit on his way up to the cab.
MRL Red ball leads a BNSF freight SB through Ruston, with Mt Rainier providing a scenic backdrop
Nice color matching on today's Q141.
Approaching Stuttgart, Arkansas on the Jonesboro Sub, the MTTPB 13 train, with UP 3541 out front, rols through the Razorback countryside.
The 45 or Henderson local working just off the main with a set of tank cars.
A pair of leasers effortlessly pull the 261 up the grade towards Martinsburg with the mountains making a nice backdrop. The NS overpass is visible in the distance too.
An IC SD40-2 and WC SD45 lead a train down the old Soo Line on their way to River Forest.
A pure IC consist is recorded leading the 337 train today, seen crossing the Rock River in downtown Rockford from the public boatlaunch. The train will re-crew in Freeport a few miles west.
IC 6071 is at the helm of train M337 on a bone chilling 18 degree night. IC 6071 was the very first SD40 ever built by EMD. It was first a an EMD demo unit back in the 60s. Now, it's in the Illino... (more)
Coming 'round "schoolhouse curve" the CN sends out a pure IC lashup on this westbound. The train has just left Rockford and a fresh crew awaits at Freeport.