Metra F40PH No. 132 leads a westbound commuter along UP's Harvard Subdivision on the railroad's "Northwest Line" after departing the station at Clybourn.
2014 was certainly the year for unusual motive power lashups across most Class I railroads. Here, NS 272 passes the now replaced N&W CPL's at "Dean", eastbound on NS' Kenova District wit... (more)
For two days each year, there's a very slight possibility to catch two Amtrak trains side-by-side along former C&O rails in an obscure, albeit interesting town situated along the banks of the New ... (more)
Crossing the Coal River and into downtown St. Albans, brand new BNSF SD70ACe No. 8477 leads an eastbound crude oil on the former C&O main to Hinton. The loaded train is enroute to the Yorktown, Va... (more)
Westbound on the former Chesapeake & Ohio main in downtown St. Albans, Canadian Pacific AC400 No. 9838 leads grain empties by the historic St. Albans Depot.
A trio of rebuilt SD40's idle under stormy skies at Apex, Nevada along UP's Caliente Subdivision. The EMD rebuilds are assigned to local industrial service along the railroad's Las Vegas to Salt L... (more)
After receiving a recrew in Williamson, westbound crude oil empties pass CP 'College', westbound on the NS Kenova District with a pair of new SD70ACe's. This was the second spotting of brand new E... (more)
Old meets new... Idling near CP 'Gate', eastbound NS No. 746, led by brand new NS SD70ACe No. 1148 meets westbound NS 233 in downtown Williamson... Notice the abandoned building in the back... (more)
Canadian Pacific GE AC4400 No. 9549 adds some color to an otherwise dreary scene, as grain loads for Virginia split the N&W CPL's at Chattaroy, west of Williamson on the N&W Kenova District.
Westbound NS No. 170, a former Rathole mixed freight passes the N&W CPL's at Grey Eagle, westbound on NS' Kenova District near Kermit, W.Va.
Overtaking Metra SW1500 No. 5, CP SD40-2 No. 5946 leads a manifest east under the Milwaukee Road signal bridge in Chicago's distinctive Franklin Park suburb, east on CP's Elgin Subdivision.
2014 was the uprising of crude-by-rail shipments In a coal dominant region, a trio of vibrant BNSF locomotives, including brand new ES44AC No. 8093 leads a westbound crude empty through dow... (more)
Preparing for its station stop in downtown, N.C. Department of Transportation F49PH No. 1169 reverses past the former Southern Railway cantilever signal before returning to Raleigh.
UP SD70M No. 4633 leads a loaded coal train past the cantilever signal at Lester Fork, westbound on NS's Buchanan Branch to Ought-One from Weller Yard.
Diverting onto the Dry Fork main from the Pocahontas District, NS SD40-2 No. 3284 leads a work train past the N&W CPL's at Ieager. Take a look at the N&W CPL dwarf protecting movements out of Auvi... (more)