A Battered 603 Doing some evening RC Switching.
The P-D District in happier times. Local power lays over the night in downtown Princeton, WV as a loaded coal train makes a quick pickup on its way to Roanoke, VA.
This guy clearly loves his job. The engineer of the morning steam train to the summit of Mt Washington catches me framing him up as we enter the treeless zone at the peak of the mountain. He repli... (more)
Frisco 1630 reverses at the Illinois Railway Museum before running the coach train.
Warmer temperatures and cool nights bring about very thick fog in the Yadkin River valley. YV1 exits a rural section of trackage into a fertile river bottom filled with corn that is only a few day... (more)
An eastern visitor sits on the power tracks on a clear morning.
Unknown to me, lower priority trains have recently started running from Global 4 to west coast ports via Bloomington, Springfield, and St. Louis as coal traffic is down. Seen here is an example of... (more)
Metrolink Hyundai-Rotem Cab Car #667 leading Metrolink Train 214 (Lancaster to L.A. Union Station). Shoving on the rear is Metrolink F59PH #861.
Passing underneath the giant grain elevator in Ransom, IL is CSXT 856 and another CSXT GE locomotive in charge of a long intermodal train (BNSF Q CXOLAC1 15L). This train originated in at the inte... (more)
CN 149 with a varied lashup of BCOL 4650, CN 2009 & CN 3087 is climbing the grade on CN's York Sub, on its way to the Brampton Intermodal Terminal in the Toronto area.
An eastbound Santa Fe intermodal train is entering Abo Canyon leaving Sais, New Mexico, on the morning of July 17, 1985.
Union Pacific GE U30C rests on the east side of the diesel shop at North Platte, Nebraska, in June 1981.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr passes through 294-foot Tunnel 39 along the Colorado River in Little Gore Canyon between Azure and Radium, Colorado, on the afternoon of August 3, 2014.