Following the gentle curves of the Truckee River an eastbound Union Pacific 'no-grainer' leaves Thisbe on UP's Nevada Subdivision.
#841 working the R-Y Timber mill before calling it a day.
Built in December 1944 by the American Locomotive Company (ALCo) Union Pacific 844 holds the distinction of being the last new steam locomotive purchased by Union Pacific, wrapping up a legacy of ... (more)
I love this time of the year when the atmospheric conditions form ground fog or mist which enhances the sunrise. This morning NS 35N waits at CP Danes to proceed west after NS local D96 clears Log... (more)
With severe storms rapidly approaching IRM the decision was made to cancel the night photo shoot due to the heavy rains and lightning, which was a great call as those storms were intense. Though t... (more)
The yard in Logan is an important place for three locals and the ML-LM jobs that use it to serve the customer base around Trident, Three Forks and beyond.
With MRL helpers cut in (just past signal mast) and DPU on the rear, another heavy grain train takes on Mullan Pass.
Fourth of four eastbounds fleeted over the 10th instead of the 4th.
METX F40PH-2 165 leads an outbound Metra Express as it speeds through the S-curves at College Ave during the evening rush on UP's Geneva Sub.
A UP stack train crosses Fountain Creek on the UP Chester Sub.
A first glance at this pair would suggest that two Conrail blue Alco RS3’s are in the yard at Altoona. Considering that, to the best of my knowledge, no unaltered RS3’s rec... (more)
Running behind schedule on the return leg of the "Blue Ridge Special", N&W 611 greets the crowds at Glen Alpine, NC as the day drew to a close on a beautiful, Spring day, chasing big steam in the ... (more)
Grain loads are strung out on either side of the tunnel in Bozeman.