A visit to my in-laws on my days off gave me some short time to get out and get some CP action in southern Iowa. My one catch on July 4th was this empty oil train that has stopped here at Mystic ... (more)
A visit to my in-laws on my days off gave me some short time to get out and get some CP action in southern Iowa. One thing about the CP line to KC is traffic has really come on over the past coupl... (more)
New Locomotive for RIO Tinto
Southbound Q-train bound for the Markham Intermodal Yard in Chicago has just crossed the CP Fox Lake Sub at Grayslake on the CN Waukesha Sub. Couple AC's power this 10,000 foot stack train with ca... (more)
A Westbound CSX train on the Mt Victory Sub pounds the diamond crossing the NS Sandusky district on a very hot summer afternoon.
UP 8185 races east with a mix of COFC & TOFC.
BNSF 5845, 9290, & 9738 westbound with empties.
A EB BNSF manifest races through CP Beevers toward Abo Canyon
Extremely faded paint is visible on the AMMC (Arcelor Mittal) ES44AC #302 as it leads the QCM AC44CW #17 northbound with a string of 210 ore jennies for loading at Mont Wright. The train is north... (more)
The rear distributed power unit on a loaded southbound Arcelor Mittal iron ore train enroute form Mont-Wright to Port Cartier, Quebec, is seen traversing the winding Southern Subdivision shoving h... (more)
CSX trash train Q635 meets intermodal Q008 at CP 85 in Erie, PA. Q635 is picking up stone cars in the Erie Yard while the intermodal speeds eastbound. Locomotives:Q635:CSX 3098 ES4... (more)
After meeting a southbound coal train at Prichard, the DPU of a northbound coal train rolls past as it accelerates towards Memphis on the CN Yazoo Subdivision.