CN train 101, lead by SD70M-2 CN 8918 waits in the siding as train 102 passes by on the main at Ashcroft, BC. DPU CN 8863 shoves on the rear of train 102.
The conductor on a three-unit set of pusher units gets the main line switch behind train 256 as the eastbound coal train clanks to a stop at 19th Street in Big Stone Gap. Manned pushers returned t... (more)
A CSX office car special with traffic reps from Eastman Chemical stops briefly for a photo at the Tennessee-North Carolina line in remote Nolichucky Gorge. The same river in NC is the Toe.
A three unit "Bailey Helper", including an ex-MGA unit (Conrail 2040), has just crested the summit of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch and now provides braking power to hold the loads in check.... (more)
Westbound EJE train approaching Griffith junction led by EMD rebuilt exBaldwin center cab
RLK 4003 drills some cars in the yard while CEFX 1569 sits dormant in AA02 and VIA 97 with AMTK 714 shoots by on the hot track.
Climbing into Harrison: Horses try to keep a driving rain out of their faces as Montana Rail Link’s 844 local climbs the 2.2 percent mountain grade into Harrison, Montana, over this scenic branch ... (more)
With the elephant cars spotted on the house track at Moline a Dad and his little girl talk with an RBB&B employee on car 1.
Thick fog greets the first run of the LS&M excursion train for the 2014 season. The remote control sign reflects BNSF switch jobs that also use this former Northern Pacific track.
On my way back to Michigan (three hours from where this ex-LS&I locomotive used to call home) I was fortunate enough to catch a disguised Western Maryland 734 turning in Frostburg, Maryland. I did... (more)
With a matched quartet of SD40-2s for power, Union Pacific's HKYR clings to the foothills of the Oquirrh Mountains, leaving behind the Great Salt Lake at Lake Point. Feb. 14, 1993
Seen from the Villa Maria estate, a Sóller-Palma train passes the Villa Francisca, a remarkable Art Nouveau house with its surprisingly Asian-looking pagoda (on the upper left part of the picture)... (more)
"Keddie Flyer" making a rare passenger run on the famous Keddie Wye back to Portola.
With a rainbow barely visible on the left hand side of the picture, BNSF 759 still in Warbonnet paint leads a CSXT GE and an ex Soo Line SD60 Westbound.