As viewed from the turntable's pit: Southern Railway FP7 6133, E8 6900, GP30 2601, and SD40 3170 bask in the evening sun for a family portrait at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spenc... (more)
Gathered in front of the Bob Julian Roundhouse at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer, Southern EMD locomotives 6133 (FP7), 6900 (E8), 2601 (GP30) and 3170(SD40) bask in the evenin... (more)
Tacoma Rail 3000 along with SD45 3001.
P66 departs Columbia with the 3170 as they move right along past the rural Columbia outskirts.
Southern Railway's 1st SD40 No. 3170, restored into it's as ordered scheme; leads NS P42 from Gainsville, GA during a September evening as a thunderstorm builds in the distance. I was on my way do... (more)
Southern painted NS SD40 No. 3170 leads E14, relief for P94, south through Thomasville, NC on a comfortable April night. This was such a treat to see on the high iron of the Piedmont in 2016.
Westbound CSXT train Homestead
Southbound Clinchfield coal rolls into passing siding territory at Gray, Tennessee. The three SD’s will hold the main at the other end of the double track to wait for a train of northbound emptie... (more)
An early Conrail repaint, SD40 6317, leads a Jersey Central GP9 and a patched Erie-Lackawanna SD45 westbound through Treichlers, Pennsylvania.
Southern 3170 rolls westbound through Gadsden, SC on the NS SC-Line. Here, the train crosses over one of the many two lane roads that dot the run through the middle-of-nowhere South Carolina fore... (more)
Harrisburg-bound freight rolls through Belt Line Junction. The tracks to the left are the Reading Belt Line, while the tracks to the right are the Reading main line to the Reading yard.
Westbound SOO train Medinah
Roger Puta Collection
Desolate, dusty Vaughn, New Mexico, population about 500, is one of those places only a railfan could love, a cluster of vacant buildings, gas stations and a motel or two at the intersection of U.... (more)
P90 negotiates the sweeping curve on the north side of Westminster, SC with a classic paint scheme for these parts, #3170 on home rails again.