S D Forty Dash 2
NS T88 is crossing the Tennessee River on the main 2 track heading north on the CNO&TP for the Chattanooga Traction Company Branch wye right across the river at ... (more)
Ex-QNSL 247 heads up two ex-CSX GE's now taking over Pan Am's road fleet. This is a weekly slurry train running to Portland (Maine) off VRS.
The pushers on an eastbound CSX coal drag utilizing NS trackage rights roll into the scene at Big Stone Gap, Va. The gray clouds suggest that thunderstorms are in the forecast.
Norfolk Southern Local #NV61 picks up some tnk cars from a propane industry in Chesapeake, VA. Once all local moves are complete, NV61 will run in reverse back to Portlock yard with NS #555608 whi... (more)
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.
DGNO Miller turn
NS D49 southbound approaching Farmdale with a duo of SD40-2's.
EMD locomotives are in various stages of being repaired as they sit outside the Union Pacific Jenks Locomotive Shops. Photo taken with permission.
CNW 6855 leads a loaded ore train south of Humbird, WI in March of 1990. These seasonal trains from the Minnesota ore range were delivered to the EJ&E near Chicago. This scene is now dominated by ... (more)
Just on the other side of the TN/GA State, we get a different view of this area as CSX Q582-22 begins it trip up the Wauhatchie Yard lead with a large motor consist of Mother, and slug set. shot o... (more)
Soo SD40-2’s Coming and Going
A pair of Soo Line SD40-2’s idle in the servicing area at Gladstone, Michigan in August, 1986, with a fairly worn GP30 in the background. The 764 was ... (more)
New England Central train 323 is northbound on the Palmer Subdivisuon, high atop the Sugar River Trestle, as dense rapidly forming fog began forming as the train the train arrived.
A visit to the SOO yard in Gladstone, Michigan turned up an SD40-2 idling near the roundhouse. Also present were a plow and a freshly-painted wheel car.
I had set out with the full intention of capturing the intense Aurora Borealis that was ongoing during the short night chase of the New England Central train 323, however Mother Nature had other p... (more)