Like I was saying....as common as a consist like this once was, if you'd ever have told me it would be my shot of the day, I'd have said "no way"....funny how our perspectives change whe... (more)
Two of eight GEs leased by the LS&I ease their train of ore through Empire Junction en route to Eagle Mills and eventually the ore dock at Marquette.
A southbound loaded Nebraska Public Power (NPPX) coal train claws its way uphill on main track three past Coal Creek JCT near the town of Wright, WY. This train has just recently been loaded at th... (more)
Westbound coal empties snake around the base of the mountain, approaching the signal at the east end of Quinnimont. The view up here, located in Grandview State Park, is quite exceptional!
Behind a matched pair of CP beavers, 198 makes good time east for Glenwood after meeting one at Nashua and restoring west Hoffman.
A northbound swings out of the ex-Clinchfield Kendrick's Creek Tunnel on the approach to Kingsport, TN.
Northbound intermodal C83 standing by at ZGA-154 yard.
A late running Q335 with a CEFX blue bird and a CSX SD80MAC roll into Grand Rapids and are just a few miles from their destination.
Trailing some rather unusual deadhead power the northbound merchandise train departs at the north end of town.
Another long train of empties begin their northbound trip back to the mines.
My first time at this location and I was treated to a power move as 5 CP GEs ease across the Mohawk River Bridge from Glenville into Schenectady pulling mixed freight. (The engines are 8653, 8779... (more)
A Low Number AC4400CW Leads The Q022 Through Amsterdam On A Beautiful Summer Morning, The Q022 Would Add A CSX Leader With Cab Signals For The B&A Since CSXT 35 Does Not Have Them.
After a quiet morning on the Moffat Sub, an eastbound coal train skirts the Colorado River, passing through Tunnel 40 in this rugged stretch of railroad.