BNSF Tier 4 ET44C4 leads a late Empire Builder at MP 331
A typically very heavy manifest, CSX Q427 often struggles on the near 2% grade through the Berkshire mountains. Today was no different as a pair of GE's haul this beast of a train through the foli... (more)
The Whippany Railway Museum hosted the annual Pumpkin Festival today. The Pumpkiner shuttled patrons on ½ hour trips over the M&E Railway, from Whippany to East Hanover. The 4:15 pm train is retur... (more)
Chicago,IL - Atlanta,GA stack train Q029 snakes its way through Howell Interlocking and under the newly cut in vader signal bridge. The train is making track speed of 25mph and closing in on its d... (more)
A Union Pacific westbound train crosses the North Platte River as it approaches the town of the same name.
On the return from Jungfraujoch, the so called "top of Europe" in the tourist information brochures.
Bought from J&L Consulting, OSRX 1591 is leading the daily Monday through Friday roadswitcher back downtown to finish off the day by switching PDI Elizabeth St and spotting a car for storage at Hu... (more)
Running a Maintenance charter for the 'Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec,' locomotive 463 starts the train up after stopping briefly on a curve outside of Sublette.
Wheeling's train 237 heads west toward a Class 1 interchange, passing the bucolic farms around Kidron Station.
At 1215 meters above sea level, Larzalier is the summit of the La Bastide - Mende line. The long snow shed that can be seen above the railcar on the right is a testimony to the harsh winter condit... (more)
The NS 1071 Jersey Central leads the 29W north up the Pumpkin Vine and over US 311.
Calm Before the Storm
Amtrak 649, with Regional 184 in tow, rushes east towards NYC under an angry sky. Heavy rain would follow courtesy of a Nor'Easter.
A typically very heavy manifest, CSX Q425 often struggles on the near 2% grade through the Berkshire mountains. Today was no different as a trio of GE's haul this beast of a train through the foli... (more)
On a cloudy late September evening, a standard cab Dash 9 leads a stack train over the Coopers Viaduct.