Legend has it that it was here, the east portal of the Oak Mountain Tunnel near Leeds, Alabama, where John Henry died in 1887 after racing a steam shovel. Others say it was along the C&O at Big B... (more)
With all the residents of this quiet neighborhood watching, NS 20R rolls by 13th Ave in Manville with the Nickel Plate heritage unit on the point. This train was heading to E-Rail Yard in Elizabet... (more)
BNSF 6823 enters the big cut at Iron Ridge. The cut bypasses the old tunnel that still exists.... This was also the location of an original survey that would have run a giant viaduct across Skell... (more)
A south bound mixed freight dodges the shadows at Ziebold Road. Luckily the sun popped out just as this train appeared.
Ever since the NKP Heritage unit NS 8100 rolled out of the paint booth I've wanted a shot of it going by a NKP bracket mast signal. Several signals have fallen in the last year or two and the opp... (more)
CP 608 departs Smiths Falls with CP 9595 leading and CP 8791 pushing after a speedy crew change. At left is a stopped intermodal train.
The Central of Georgia Heritage unit makes it way west past CP 417 and through Dunlap, IN.
KCS frac sand train with CP power in Texas.
Here we see NS staff photographer Casey Thomason discussing todays movement of the special excursion train led by NS 8099 with two officials from the Alabama Divison.
NS 8101 leads loaded coal train 74Z at 7thAve. in downtown Birmingham, Alabama
Many know that any kind of pool or lease power running on the BNSF west of Barstow along the Cajon Sub is very rare, today was a good day as CREX 1317 leads the hot QNYCLAC.
A refreshing sight to see along the Cajon Sub, CREX lease power leading a BNSF train!
CREX 1317 leads this westbound BNSF intermodal along the Cajon Subdivision at Oro Grande.
NS 8099 leads grain train 52X to New Orleans, Louisiana