Reflections.... FEC's 226 lead by Champ 711 wanders through St. Augustine. Even with the US 1 bridge rebuilt offering higher views, the classic shot still works.
FEC 226 rolls into St. Augustine with Champion 711 leading. The Champion scheme will be applied to the new GEVO's when they arrive later this year.
Welcome to the sunshine state! After visiting the Spencer
Streamliner event I headed south with the goal of capturing
a FEC champion painted lead train. First up was the 101 southbound out of ... (more)
A Conrail crew pulls ethanol empties out of Motiva with a nice consist of standard-cab EMDs including: DME 6370, CP 6234, CP 4437 and CP 4422. This train arrived the day before as CSX K408 and ap... (more)
KCS 640 along with SD-50, KCS 713, depart Knoche Yard on their way south.
A leased UP SD40-2 leads an eastbound CSX coal train running on NS trackage rights at Jasper, VA. At the time, coal traffic was running near peak levels, so the trains here--both NS and CSX--were ... (more)
The last remaining GTW SD40-2 still in its original paint leads this loaded ballast train south through Duplainville
NS P86 rumbles past Magnolia with three units and four cars bound for the "W" Line at Beaumont.
The lucky catch of the week was this southbound rock train bound for Spruce Creek siding lengthening project. Southbound trains in good light are very rare here.
We're on our way out the "Old Line" from Portage Jct with lite power to get the last train. I had to stop east of the distant semaphore signal to get a shot. After we remove the stored c... (more)
Warm weather, good power, and old signals are all that I ask for and all that I get here as Q324 rolls northward by Wyatt and I towards Stanley Yard.
Southbound intermodal train 232 and it's CW40-8 leader plays "The Killing Game" in Atlanta, Georgia as GE44 watches from above.
CP 640 with DME 6370, CP 6234, CP 4437 and CP 4422 lead 81 ethanol loads through some of the vineyards in Grassie, Ontario.
MWLX (Blend Star) SD40-2 #6972 is seen sitting coupled to some Tankers at BNSF East Thomas Yard. This unit works a Gas Company thats inside East Thomas Yard. East Thomas Yard is located in North B... (more)
We're on a set of lite power between Portage and Pardeeville,WI. on what will be the last train on this part of the "Old Line." There is a set of stored coal hoppers out here and it will... (more)