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)
Descending East River mountain, NS' Reading heritage SD70ACe leads NS 18M east on the former Norfolk & Western mainline to Roanoke.
Despite a heavy winter storm dumping several inches across NS' Bluefield Yard, railroading continues on the former Norfolk & Western mainline as NS SD70M No. 2643 leads an empty hopper train westb... (more)
On a bitterly cold afternoon, NS 9520 leads a container train along the NS Cleveland District, passing downtown Cleveland in the background.
In the first few minutes of Christmas Eve, recently repainted mother and slug No. 2250 idle at Huntington's 16th Street yard in downtown Huntington. Railroads have already curtailed local terminal... (more)
Framed by a palm tree, BNSF ES44C4 No. 6924 idles in Santa Fe's Needles Yard, waiting for a fresh crew before departing west for Barstow.
A pair of Norfolk Southern units lead a westbound rack train across the Mojave Desert near Arrowhead Junction, westbound on Santa Fe's Needles Subdivision to Barstow.
Crossing into California from Arizona, a westbound container train passes over the Colorado River via Santa Fe's iconic Topock Bridge.
Wintertime in the Mojave... On a sunny 60 degree morning east of Goffs, an eastbound baretable train meets a westbound rack train along Santa Fe's Needles Subdivision.